This creative collaboration pairs Duke students and other volunteers with North Carolina artists to produce documentary portraits.
Ruby Friday | Finding Why: Art Making After DukeOpen To The Public
Visual artist and Duke alumna Rebecca Kuzemchak will talk about her experiences making art at Duke and her evolving sense of purpose as an artist.
About Ruby Fridays
Ruby Fridays are casual art talks offered at noon most Fridays during the semester in the Rubenstein Arts Center’s Ruby Lounge. Speakers include Duke faculty and students who are creating or exhibiting work in the Ruby, visiting artists from far and wide, and local creatives. Learn about the amazing art being created on Duke’s campus, the behind-the-scenes aspect of the creative process, careers in the arts, and more. A free lunch is included!
About the Speaker
Rebecca Kuzemchak received a BA from Duke University in 2013, where she studied visual arts, psychology, and religion and graduated with both a Benenson Award in the Arts and the Mary Duke Biddle Foundation Visual Art Award. She received an MFA from the School of Visual Arts in 2015. Her work has been exhibited nationally, including at the 2017 Whitney Biennial (as part of Debtfair) and at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Pauley Center Galleries.