A round-up of the American Dance Festival in the Ruby—talks, film screenings, performances, and more!
Flexible Visual Arts Spaces
The Badger-Mars Visual Arts Wing at the Ruby includes:
- a flexible gallery space with moveable walls and custom lighting capacity that can transition from site-specific installation, to critique room, to exhibition space
- a painting studio that hosts visiting artists and arts project residencies, and features north-facing windows, ventilation, a mess-sink, and easels
- the makerspace and a multipurpose studio on the first floor
Upcoming Gallery Events
Jimmie Banks RetrospectiveThursday, July 11 – Monday, September 9This exhibition features paintings, pastels, and drawings by self-taught artist and longtime Duke electrician Jimmie Banks. “I paint every day. Morning, noon and night,” says Banks. “It’s in my blood, it is like living or breathing to me.”
- OpeningOpening Reception for Jimmie Banks RetrospectiveThursday, July 11 at 6:00 pm – 8:00 pmDrop into the Ruby's gallery to celebrate the opening of this retrospective of self-taught artist and longtime Duke employee Jimmie Banks.