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Today: Thursday, October 19, 2017

Barkley L. Hendricks, Bahsir (Robert Gowens) (detail), 1975. Oil and acrylic on canvas, 83 ½ x 66 inches (212.1 x 167.6 cm). Collection of the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University. Museum purchase with additional funds provided by Jack Neely, 2007.5.1. © Barkley L. Hendricks. Photo by Peter Paul Geoffrion.

Nasher Reads: Disorderly Conduct and The Constitution - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Hard questions about the limits of free speech and free expression abound today.  How do we respond when deeply-held beliefs are called into question?  How can we engage… MORE
Dolci Cafe

Special themed dinner in the Museum Café - 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

The Nasher Museum Café presents a menu filled with the flavors of Florence, as inspired by The Medici’s Painter. To make a reservation, call 919-684-6032 or book online… MORE

Highlights Tour - 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Join gallery guide Maggie Griffin for a public tour. Maggie will “Put the Order in Disorderly Conduct.” by exploring the plurality of styles and artistic movements… MORE

POSTPONED: Contemporary Artist Series: Burk Uzzle - 6:00 PM

This event is postponed until January 14, 2018 at 3 PM. Details.    Burk Uzzle, who was the youngest photographer ever hired by Life magazine, will give a talk and… MORE

Saturday, October 21, 2017

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

Sketching in the Galleries, with local artist Tedd Anderson. Free with general admission.… MORE

Postponed: Nasher Reads: Christina Baker Kline - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

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Sunday, October 22, 2017

Inflamed by Faith: “Carlo Dolci and the Everyday Sacred” - 2:00 PM

Gallery talk by Imam Abdul Waheed, the interim Muslim chaplain/Imam for Duke’s Center for Muslim Life/Muslim Student Association. Imam Waheed has served on the religious… MORE