@NasherMuseum / no. 078 / December 24, 2013 -- (Archive)
Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University
Campbell's Soup I (Tomato)
SPECIAL MIDDLE EASTERN MENU / Thursday, December 26, 5 - 9 PM / Enjoy a special Middle Eastern Menu in the Nasher Museum Cafe inspired by Doris Duke’s Shangri La. Reservations are encouraged, online or by calling 919-684-6032.
LAST CHANCE TO SEE DORIS DUKE'S SHANGRI LA / Tuesday, December 31, 10 AM - 5 PM / Happy New Year's Eve! Don’t miss Doris Duke’s Shangri La, open two extra days. Watch a video about the recent artist residency at Duke with Shahzia Sikander, whose work is in the exhibition.
FIRST THURSDAY FILM SCREENING: OUR BELOVED SUDAN / Thursday, Januray 2, 6 PM / First Thursday Film Screening of artist Taghreed Elsanhouri’s Our Beloved Sudan (2011, 92 minutes). Trailer unavailable; read more in Variety or on Facebook. Free and open to the public.
THE NASHER MUSEUM STORE / Are you a last-minute holiday shopper looking for a unique gift? Stop by the Nasher Museum Store to find many catalogues from previous exhibitions, including our most recent, critically-lauded show Wangechi Mutu: A Fantastic Journey, as well as hand-selected toys, games, books, jewelry and more.
FROM OUR BLOG / Assistant curator Katie Adkins writes, "The current installation, Another Look: Appropriation in Art, at the Nasher Museum brings together works from the 1970s to the present that incorporate and recontextualize imagery from the history of art and the larger world around us." 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.
Banner: Andy Warhol, Campbell’s Soup I (Tomato) (detail), 1968. Screenprint on paper, 35 1/16 × 23 3/16 inches (89.1 × 58.9 cm). Extra, out of the edition. Designated for research and educational purposes only. Gift of The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, 2013.9.3. © 2013 The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Photo by Peter Paul Geoffrion.
DINE, GIFT, PRESENT and SHOP photos by J Caldwell.
ANTICIPATE: Archibald J. Motley Jr., The Octoroon Girl (detail), 1925. Oil on canvas, 38 x 30.25 inches (96.5 x 76.8 cm). Courtesy of Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, LLC, New York, New York. © Valerie Gerrard Browne.
VIEW: Image of Doris Duke at Shangri La by Horst / Vogue; © Condé Nast, 1966.
BLOG: Alexander Kosolapov, Malevich, Marlboro Series (detail), 1990. Acrylic on canvas. 24 x 44 inches (61 x 111.8 cm). Museum purchase, acquired with the assistance of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Wilsey, Atherton, CA .2000.16.2. Photo 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 (12/26) 5 - 9 PM Special menu
TU (12/31) 5 PM Happy New Year's Eve
Last chance to see Doris Duke's Shangri La
TH (1/2) 6 PM Our Beloved Sudan
Happy Holidays! Nasher Museum is closed Christmas Eve and Christmas day.
We invite you to explore our new website for the upcoming Archibald Motley: Jazz Age Modernist.
Curated by Duke’s own Richard J. Powell, the exhibition opens January 30 at the Nasher Museum before embarking on a national tour.
This season, give the gift of membership and provide a friend or loved one with free unlimited admission to the museum all year long. Receive a free gift when you purchase a Nasher Museum gift membership during December.
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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