@NasherMuseum / no. 055 / July 16, 2013
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VIEW
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LAST CHANCE TO VIEW WANGECHI MUTU: A FANTASTIC JOURNEY
Sunday, July 12, Noon to 5 PM

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DINE
Guest Chef

GUEST CHEF BEN ADAMS / Thursday, July 18, 5 PM / Guest chef Ben Adams of Piedmont in Durham will create a menu inspired by a basket of gourmet ingredients provided by Parker and Otis. Last seating 8 PM. Reservations are strongly encouraged, online or by calling 919-684-6032. Chef Adam's menu.

Summer Days Nasher Nights is presented by Parker and Otis.

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READ
The Painter's Daughter

SUMMER DAYS NASHER NIGHTS: BOOK DISCUSSIONS / Wednesday, July 24, 11 AM and Sunday, July 28, 2 PM / The Painter’s Daughter: The Story of Sandro Botticelli and Alessandra Lippi by Carolyn Street LaFond, chosen to complement the exhibition The Human Position: Old Master Works from the Collection. Available for purchase in the Nasher Museum Store. Associate Curator of Education Jessica Ruhle will lead the discussion. Complete summer book discussion schedule.

Summer Days Nasher Nights is presented by Parker and Otis.

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WATCH
The Mill and the Cross

SUMMER DAYS NASHER NIGHTS: DINNER AND A MOVIE / Thursday, July 25, 5 PM / The Mill and The Cross (Director Lech Majewski, 2011, 92 minutes). View trailer. Free film at 7 PM in the lecture hall. Dinner patrons enjoy ample parking, two-course dinner specials and reserved film seating. Dinner reservations recommended (5 PM or 5:30 PM) online or by calling 919-684-6032.

Summer Days Nasher Nights is presented by Parker and Otis.

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LISTEN
Live and Local

SUMMER DAYS NASHER NIGHTS: LIVE AND LOCAL Sunday, June 23, Noon / Enjoy a live jazz quartet with Julia Price; free for café patrons. A brunch menu featuring local ingredients will be available.  Reservations online or call 919-684-6032.


Summer Days Nasher Nights is presented by Parker and Otis.

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INSPIRE
Mark Haim - This Land is Your Land

THIS LAND IS YOUR LAND / The American Dance Festival and Nasher Museum co-presented This Land Is Your Land by Seattle choreographer and distinguished ADF faculty member Mark Haim for 14 performers in the minimalist tradition. The acclaimed work debuted in Paris in January and was special to North Carolina audiences this summer. Enjoy a slideshow of the rehearsal and performances.

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WORKSHOP
Teacher Workshop

K-12 TEACHER WORKSHOP: INTRODUCTION TO ISLAMIC ART AND CULTURE / Extended registration deadline: Tuesday, July 16 / Workshop: Wednesday, August 14, 8:30 AM / Join K-12 educators to learn how to bring Islamic art and culture into your classroom. The program will include slide lectures, hands-on art activities, creative writing and local performers. Additional details and online registration.

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BLOG                          SHOP
Blog     shop

FROM OUR BLOG / In his ongoing series, Latino/a America, artist Pedro Lasch provides a pair of maps of the American continent to travelers who will cross the U.S./Mexico Border  Read more.

IN THE STORE / Save online and when you visit the Nasher Museum Store. Nasher Museum Members enjoy a 10% discount in the store and cafe, and receive free, unlimited admission and special invitations and subscriptions to our mailings. Become a member! Join online, call 919-684-3411 or visit the museum information desk.

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Banner image: Wangechi Mutu, Sketchbook drawing facsimile, 2010. Ink on paper. Courtesy of the Artist. Photo by Peter Paul Geoffrion.
Image for BLOG: Pedro Lasch, Latino/a America (detail), 2003/2013. Mixed-media installation. Courtesy of the artist. Photo by J Caldwell. 
DINE, CREATE, TOUR, LISTEN, INSPIRE, WORKSHOP and SHOP photos by J Caldwell.
Nasher Museum exhibitions and programs are generously supported by the Mary Duke Biddle Foundation, the late Mary D.B.T. Semans and James H. Semans, the late Frank E. Hanscom III, The Duke Endowment, the Nancy Hanks Endowment, the Courtney Shives Art Museum Fund, the James Hustead Semans Memorial Fund, the Janine and J. Tomilson Hill Family Fund, the Trent A. Carmichael Fund for Community Education, the Neely Family Fund, the E. T. Rollins, Jr. and Frances P. Rollins Fund for the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, the Marilyn M. Arthur Fund, the Sarah Schroth Fund, the George W. and Viola Mitchell Fearnside Endowment Fund, the Gibby and Michael B. Waitzkin Fund, the K. Brantley and Maxine E. Watson Endowment Fund, the Victor and Lenore Behar Endowment Fund, the Margaret Elizabeth Collett Fund, the Nasher Museum of Art General Endowment, the Friends of the Nasher Museum of Art, and the Office of the President and the Office of the Provost, Duke University.
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TH (7/18) 11 AM Tour With Your Tot
TH (7/18) 5 PM Guest Chef
SA (7/20) 10 AM Sketching in the Galleries
SU (7/21) 5 PM Last Chance: Wangechi Mutu
WE (7/24) 11 AM Book Discussion
TH (7/25) 5 PM Dinner and a Movie
SU (7/28) Noon Live and Local
SU (7/28) 2 PM Book Discussion
TU (7/30) 7 PM Supporting Member Tour
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CREATE
Summer Make and Takes
Summer Make and Take Series
Tuesdays at 10 AM, Thursdays at 5 PM

Explore exhibitions through hands on activities. No reservation necessary.  Free and open to all ages. Tuesdays and Thursdays from June 18 through August 22.
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TOUR
Tour With your Tot
Tour with your Tot
Thursdays, starting July 18, 11 AM
Visitors with small children can take guided public tours of the Nasher Museum’s exhibitions. Tours are offered Thursdays at 11 AM and last approximately 30 minutes. No reservations necessary. Children must be in a carrier or stroller during the guided tour. Adults pay $5 museum admission. Museum members and tots are free.
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Join, renew, upgrade or give the gift of membership online or by calling 919-684-3411.
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Become a supporter. Individuals, corporations and foundations can call 919-668-3527 for further information.
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Hours
Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat - 10 AM to 5 PM
Thu - 10 AM to 9 PM
Sun - Noon to 5 PM
Mon - closed
Admission

General admission to the Nasher Museum is $5 ($4 for Seniors). Admission is FREE for Nasher Museum members, children 15 and under, Duke students, faculty and staff with Duke I.D. and Duke Alumni Association Members with Alumni Membership Card. Thursday, 5-9 PM admission is free for all.

Admission is also FREE to all active duty military personnel and up to five family members, with military ID: Geneva Convention common access card (CAC), a DD Form 1173 ID card, or a DD Form 1173-1 ID card.