At our 2017 Fall Symposium we continue an art initiative in partnership with a multi-year grant from 21c Museum Hotels. We are delighted to welcome artist Lina Puerta and her beautiful installation, From Field to Table: Seven Tapestries Honoring Latino Farm Laborers from the American South. The work is currently on display at the Powerhouse … Continued
I sought out integrated spaces in Oxford for my project. Time and again one name kept popping up: the Taco Shop.
SFA launched an annual week-long Documentary Video workshop in Oxford, Mississippi, taught by Pihakis Foodways Filmmaker Ava Lowrey.
Our latest SFA documentary, All Fried: Carolina Fish Camps, explores the relationship between Charlotte’s textile mill communities and the Carolina fish camps the region has become known for.
This summer SFA begins a Summer Documentary Film Internship program to encourage and nurture emerging documentary filmmakers.
“Through this project, and Ava’s class as a whole, I learned to think like a documentarian.”
Rebecca Lauck Cleary produced her film, Food for Thought, for her Documenting Southern Foodways course with Pihakis Film Fellow Ava Lowrey.
Filmmaker Ava Lowrey reports from Nashville, where Little Kurdistan screened at Nashville Film Festival last week.
Little Kurdistan will screen at Nashville Film Festival as part of the Tennessee First Shorts Competition. The festival takes place April 20-29, 2017.