@NasherMuseum / no. 073 / November 19, 2013 -- (Archive)
Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University
Train to Pakistan
SPECIAL PERSIAN MENU IN THE NASHER MUSEUM CAFÉ / Thursday, November 21, 5 PM / Enjoy a special Persian menu in the Nasher Museum Café inspired by Doris Duke’s Shangri La. Reservations are encouraged, online or by calling 919-684-6032.
These talented and generous event sponsors helped to make A Night at Doris Duke’s Shangri La extra special: The Catering Company of Chapel Hill, CE Rental, Ninth Street Flowers and Party Tables. Entertainment for the gala was provided by The Lost Nomads. Additional décor and event support for the gala was provided by American Party Rentals, Classic Party Rentals, Nasher Museum Café, Nasher Museum Store and Themeworks.
Dazzle your friends and family this holiday season with the latest book from the Nasher Museum. Our richly illustrated 176-page, full-color catalogue is published on the occasion of the exhibition Wangechi Mutu: A Fantastic Journey. The catalogue is now available in the Nasher Museum Store or online.
FROM OUR BLOG / Visit the Nasher Museum with first-year student blogger Soffia Stafford as she explores Duke. 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.
Yinka Shonibare, MBE, Scramble for Africa (detail), 2003. Fourteen life-size fiberglass mannequins, fourteen chairs, table, and Dutch wax printed cotton; overall: 52 x 192 1/8 x 110 1/4 inches (132.1 x 488 x 280 cm). The Pinnell Collection, Dallas, Texas. © Yinka Shonibare MBE. All Rights Reserved, DACS 2013. Commissioned by the Museum for African Art, New York. Photo by J Caldwell.
Banner, DINE, SOON, THANKS 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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Take part in two discussions of Khushwant Singh's book Train to Pakistan on Wednesday, January 8, 11 AM, and Sunday, January 12, 2 PM, at the Nasher Museum.
Train to Pakistan is available in the Nasher Museum Store.
Complete book discussion schedule.
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