@NasherMuseum / no. 110 / August 12, 2014  --  (Archive)
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Summer Days Nasher Nights - Wine Tasting
SIP, SAMPLE, SHOP / Thursday, August 14, 6 PM / Start the evening with great white wines and passed hors d’oeuvres by the Nasher Museum Café, then enjoy the galleries at your own pace. The $10 pass covers tastings of four selections from the Tryon Beverage portfolio and a 20%-off coupon for shopping that evening at the Nasher Museum Store. Participants must be of legal drinking age with proper ID.
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Summer Days Nasher Nights - Sketching in the galleries
SKETCHING IN THE GALLERIES / Saturday, August 16, 10 AM / Following a brief drawing warm-up activity, visitors can practice sketching artwork around the museum. Paper and drawing utensils will be supplied. Pens and wet media are not permitted in the Nasher Museum galleries.
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Dinner and a Movie - Cutie and the Boxer
DINNER AND A MOVIE - CUTIE AND THE BOXER / Thursday, August 21, 5 PM / Savor a two-course dinner special at the Nasher Museum Café before the free film at 7 PM (lecture hall opens at 6:30 PM). This month's film is Cutie and the Boxer (learn more and view trailer). We encourage you to make a dinner reservation, either online or by calling 919-684-6032.
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BLOG / The Nasher Museum made an impression on five Duke Football players who worked as part-time security guards all summer. And they made an impression on the Nasher Museum. 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: Pere Portabella, Miró l’altre (Miró the Other) (detail), 1969. Video (color, sound), 15:00 minute loop,
LIVE AND LOCAL: Photo by Ryan Gratzer / CC BY
TASTE, SKETCH, BLOG 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 (8/14) 6 PM Wine Tasting
SA (8/16) 10 AM Sketching in the Galleries
SU (8/17) Noon Live & Local
SU (8/21) 5 PM Dinner and a Movie
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Summer Days Nasher Nights
Summer Days Nasher Nights
LIVE & LOCAL 
Sunday, August 17, Noon

Experience live jazz flute with Julia Price. The Nahser Museum Café will offer a brunch menu featuring local ingredients. Performances are free for café patrons. Reservations online or call 919-684-6032. For locally sourced and produced gifts and books by local authors, also visit the Nasher Museum Store.

Complete SDNN schedule.
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Painter of Battles
In anticipation of the exhibition Miro: The Experience of Seeing (opening September 14), our book discussion program features The Painter of Battles. Spanish author Arturo Perez-Reverte considers issues of love and war in his story of a war photographer at the end of his life.

Wednesday, September 10, 11 AM, and Sunday, August 14, 2 PM, at the Nasher Museum. Visitors are encouraged to read the book prior to the discussions. The Painter of Battles is available for purchase in the Nasher Museum Store.
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JOIN
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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Location
2001 Campus Drive
Durham, NC, 27705
919-684-5135
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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.