@NasherMuseum / no. 098 / May 20, 2014 -- (Archive)
Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University
The Fake Case
SUMMER DAYS NASHER NIGHTS: WINE TASTING / Thursday, May 22, 6 PM / Start the evening with great wine and passed hors d’oeuvres by the Nasher Museum Café, then enjoy the galleries at your own pace! The wine tasting is led by Eric Merlau of Haw River Wine Man. The $10 pass covers tastings of four selections; participants must be of legal drinking age with proper ID. Complete Summer Days Nasher Nights schedule.
SUMMER DAYS NASHER NIGHTS: WINE TASTING / Thursday, May 22, 6 PM / Savor a two-course dinner special and follow your meal with a free film. This week's film is Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case (learn more and view trailer).
Dinner patrons enjoy ample parking and reserved film seating in the lecture hall. Dinner reservations recommended (5 PM or 5:30 PM) online or by calling 919-684-6032.
Complete Summer Days Nasher Nights schedule.
SUMMER DAYS NASHER NIGHTS: LIVE & LOCAL / Sunday, June 1, Noon / Experience live British and American folk music by Bob Vasile and a brunch menu featuring local ingredients. Free for café patrons. Reservations online or call 919-684-6032.
Complete Summer Days Nasher Nights schedule.
FROM OUR BLOG / Congratulations to Moroccan-born artist Hassan Hajjaj, who was awarded the 2014 Pulse Prize at this year’s Pulse New York art fair. More.
IN THE STORE / All of the novels for the Summer Days, Nasher Nights book discussion series are availabe in the Nasher Museum Store.
Banner: Robert Pruitt, Mama (detail), 2011. Conté, gold leaf and charcoal on hand-dyed paper; 72 3/8 x 60 inches (183.8 x 152.4 cm). Collection of the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, NC. Gift of Blake Byrne, T'57, in honor of Kimerly Rorschach; 2012.20.1. © Robert Pruitt. Photo by Peter Paul Geoffrion.
BLOG: Hassan Hajjaj, Nisrin (detail), 2010/1431. Metallic Lambda print on 3mm white Dibond, painted wood and aluminum cans; 53 1/2 × 36 3/4 inches (135.9 × 93.4 cm). Collection of the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, NC. Museum purchase, 2014.1.1. © Hassan Hajjaj.
TASTE, LISTEN 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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TU (5/20) 7 PM Supporting Member Event
TH (5/22) 6 PM Wine Tasting
TH (5/29) 5:30 PM Dinner and a Movie
SU (6/1) Noon Live & Local
New for Summer Days, Nasher Nights 2014
Brew & View!
Stroll the galleries, then relax and celebrate summer on the Rawlins Terrace with a sampling of beers from the Triangle and beyond! With your $5 tasting comes a special coupon for use in the Nasher Museum Café. Make reservations for dinner online or by calling 919-684-6032.
Complete SDNN schedule.
Explore exhibitions through hands-on activities. Open to all ages. Have fun at Make and Take from June 17 - August 14, Tuesdays, 10 AM-12 PM and Thursdays, 5-7 PM.
The Nasher Museum is one of more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to military personnel and their families during the summer in collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families and the Department of Defense.
Join, renew, upgrade or give the gift of membership online or by calling 919-684-3411.
Become a supporter. Individuals, corporations and foundations can call 919-668-3527 for further information.
Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat - 10 AM to 5 PM
Thu - 10 AM to 9 PM
Sun - Noon to 5 PM
Mon - closed
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.