Calendar / Subject: Painting

Monday, February 22, 2016

François Gérard, French, Clytemnestra Receiving the News of Iphigenia’s Impending Sacrifice (detail), 1787. Oil on canvas, 30 1⁄2 x 38 1⁄4 inches (77.5 x 97.2 cm). Collection of the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, NC. Museum purchase, 2002.31.1. Photo by Peter Paul Geoffrion.

Art with the Experts: The New Galleries A Collection Come to Light at the Durham Public Library, Southwest Branch - 7:00 PM

Join curator Marshall N. Price for a slide lecture on The New Galleries: A Collection Come to Light.

This event takes place at the Durham Public Library, Southwest Branch, 3605 Shannon Road, Durham

Sunday, March 13, 2016

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Free Family Day - 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM

This exciting Family Day will focus on the exhibition, A Material Legacy, with art making activities exploring non-traditional materials in conjunction with The Scrap Exchange and performances by Rags to Riches Theatre for Young Audiences. Should be a blast for all!

 

Free Family Days take place on select Sundays from 12-4 PM. On these days families visiting the museum enjoy live entertainment, create hands-on projects and explore exhibitions with a gallery hunt. Materials will be available in English and Spanish.

 

Admission to the museum is free on Family Days.

Sunday, May 22, 2016

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Free Family Day - 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM

This fantastic Family Day promises an energetic performance by The LEAP Team from Arts in Action.

 

Free Family Days take place on select Sundays from 12-4 PM. On these days families visiting the museum enjoy live entertainment, create hands-on projects and explore exhibitions with a gallery hunt. Materials will be available in English and Spanish.

 

Live Performances at 1 PM and 2:30 PM. Admission to the museum is free on Family Days.