Calendar / Subject: Art

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Hold Still

Nasher Reads: Hold Still - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

The museum is hosting two book discussions on Hold Still: A Memoir with Photographs by Sally Mann. Discussion will be repeated on Sunday afternoon.  Visitors are encouraged to read the book prior to the discussions.  Books are available for purchase in the Nasher Museum Store.

 

All summer, enjoy Summer Days Nasher Nights,  featuring an art mystery film series, beer tastings and art trivia, drop-in craft sessions with local artists, live music at brunch, wine tastings paired with curator chats, theme dinners in the café, public tours and more, every Thursday evening and on occasional Sunday afternoons. Complete Summer Days Nasher Nights schedule.

Sunday, July 12, 2015

Hold Still

Nasher Reads: Hold Still - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

The museum is hosting two book discussions on Hold Still: A Memoir with Photographs by Sally Mann. Visitors are encouraged to read the book prior to the discussions.  Books are available for purchase in the Nasher Museum Store.

 

All summer, enjoy Summer Days Nasher Nights,  featuring an art mystery film series, beer tastings and art trivia, drop-in craft sessions with local artists, live music at brunch, wine tastings paired with curator chats, theme dinners in the café, public tours and more, every Thursday evening and on occasional Sunday afternoons. Complete Summer Days Nasher Nights schedule.

Saturday, July 18, 2015

Sketching in the Galleries

Nasher Creates: Sketching in the Galleries - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

A local artist will present a brief lesson and demonstration of various ways to respond to visual art by creating your own sketches. Then you can try it out in the galleries!
The Nasher Museum will provide drawing materials. You are welcome to bring your own, but please note that pens, charcoal and wet media are not permitted in the galleries. The program is free with admission. General museum admission is $5 for adults.

 

All summer, enjoy Summer Days Nasher Nights,  featuring an art mystery film series, beer tastings and art trivia, drop-in craft sessions with local artists, live music at brunch, wine tastings paired with curator chats, theme dinners in the café, public tours and more, every Thursday evening and on occasional Sunday afternoons. Complete Summer Days Nasher Nights schedule.

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

fun home

Nasher Reads: Fun Home - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

The museum is hosting two book discussions on Fun Home by Alison Bechdel. Visitors are encouraged to read the book prior to the discussions. Books are available for purchase in the Nasher Museum Store.

 

All summer, enjoy Summer Days Nasher Nights,  featuring an art mystery film series, beer tastings and art trivia, drop-in craft sessions with local artists, live music at brunch, wine tastings paired with curator chats, theme dinners in the café, public tours and more, every Thursday evening and on occasional Sunday afternoons. Complete Summer Days Nasher Nights schedule.

Saturday, August 15, 2015

Sketching in the Galleries

Nasher Creates: Sketching in the Galleries - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

A local art teacher will present a brief lesson and demonstration of various ways to respond to visual art by creating your own sketches. Then you can try it out in the galleries!
The Nasher Museum will provide drawing materials. You are welcome to bring your own, but please note that pens, charcoal and wet media are not permitted in the galleries. The program is free with admission. General museum admission is $5 for adults.

 

All summer, enjoy Summer Days Nasher Nights,  featuring an art mystery film series, beer tastings and art trivia, drop-in craft sessions with local artists, live music at brunch, wine tastings paired with curator chats, theme dinners in the café, public tours and more, every Thursday evening and on occasional Sunday afternoons. Complete Summer Days Nasher Nights schedule.

Sunday, August 16, 2015

fun home

Nasher Reads: Fun Home - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

The museum is hosting two book discussions on Fun Home by Alison Bechdel. Visitors are encouraged to read the book prior to the discussions. Books are available for purchase in the Nasher Museum Store.

 

All summer, enjoy Summer Days Nasher Nights,  featuring an art mystery film series, beer tastings and art trivia, drop-in craft sessions with local artists, live music at brunch, wine tastings paired with curator chats, theme dinners in the café, public tours and more, every Thursday evening and on occasional Sunday afternoons. Complete Summer Days Nasher Nights schedule.

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Family Day - Colour Correction

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

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.

Saturday, September 12, 2015

Nasher Creates - Saturday Sketch

Nasher Creates: Saturday Sketch - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Join local artist Laura Frankstone for a three week sketching series at the Nasher Museum. Each session will be in the museum galleries and sessions will build upon one another, focusing on various skills and techniques. This series is appropriate for all skill levels, including beginners. The sessions are free with museum admission ($5).

 

To register, please contact Alex Deyneka or 919-684-9244.

Saturday, September 19, 2015

Nasher Creates - Saturday Sketch

Nasher Creates: Saturday Sketch - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Join local artist Laura Frankstone for a three week sketching series at the Nasher Museum. Each session will be in the museum galleries and sessions will build upon one another, focusing on various skills and techniques. This series is appropriate for all skill levels, including beginners. The sessions are free with museum admission ($5).

 

To register, please contact Alex Deyneka or 919-684-9244.

Nasher Creates - Saturday Sketch

Nasher Creates: Saturday Sketch - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Join local artist Laura Frankstone for a three week sketching series at the Nasher Museum. Each session will be in the museum galleries and sessions will build upon one another, focusing on various skills and techniques. This series is appropriate for all skill levels, including beginners. The sessions are free with museum admission ($5).

 

To register, please contact Alex Deyneka or 919-684-9244.

Thursday, October 29, 2015

Ansel Adams, Lodgepole Pines, Lyell Fork of the Merced River, Yosemite National Park, California , 1923.

Collections Come to Light: Nasher Museum of Art and Duke Gardens - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Join us for a special afternoon to combine your love for art, photography, horticulture and landscapes. Curators will take us through several of the new galleries at the Nasher Museum, followed by activities at Duke Gardens. The New Galleries: A Collection Come to Light is a comprehensive and dynamic reinstallation of the Nasher Museum’s collection. We will focus on an installation of Ansel Adams photography and galleries featuring European art. At Duke Gardens you have a choice between a photography walk, emphasizing the techniques of Ansel Adams, or a garden design walk that translates design strategies from paintings into the landscape with ideas you can use in your own gardens.

 

IMAGE: Ansel Adams, Lodgepole Pines, Lyell Fork of the Merced River, Yosemite National Park, California, 1923. Gelatin silver print. 10 1/8 x 12 7/8 inches (25.7 x 32.7 cm). Gift of the Aubrey Courtney Shives, Jr. (T’66) Trust. 2011.8.4. © 2013 The Ansel Adams Publishing Rights Trust.

Sunday, November 22, 2015

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

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, January 24, 2016

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

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, March 13, 2016

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

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.

Sunday, May 22, 2016

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

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.