Calendar / Subject: Modern

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

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Art with the Experts at Durham County Library Main Branch about 919 exhibition - 6:00 PM

Art With the Experts at Durham Public Library (main branch) with artists Stacey L. Kirby and Hong-An Truong on Area 919.

 

 

This event is at the Durham County Library Main Branch, 300 N Roxboro St, Durham, NC 27701.


 

 

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

Nasher Reads: Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas - 11:00 AM

To accompany the exhibition Area 919, the museum is hosting two book discussions on Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas by Hunter S. Thompson. Associate Curator of Education Jessica Ruhle will lead the conversations.  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.  

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Sketching in the Galleries

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.

Sunday, April 19, 2015

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

Nasher Reads: Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas - 2:00 PM

To accompany the exhibition Area 919, the museum is hosting two book discussions on Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas by Hunter S. Thompson. Associate Curator of Education Jessica Ruhle will lead the conversations.  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.  

Monday, April 20, 2015

Liliane Lijn, Koan – Cuts III, 1971. Screenprint with collage on paper, 22 x 31 1/2 inches (55.9 x 80 cm). Collection of the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, North Carolina. Gift of Mr. Kenneth Dorman, 1980.104.3. © Liliane Lijn. All Rights Reserved, DACS, London and ARS, New York. Photo by Peter Paul Geoffrion.

Art with the Experts at Durham County Library Main Branch - 7:00 PM

Join Curator Marshall N. Price on Colour Correction.

 

 

This event is at the Durham County Library Main Branch, 300 N Roxboro St, Durham, NC 27701.


 

IMAGE: Liliane Lijn, Koan – Cuts III, 1971. Screenprint with collage on paper, 22 x 31 1/2 inches (55.9 x 80 cm). Collection of the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, North Carolina. Gift of Mr. Kenneth Dorman, 1980.104.3. © Liliane Lijn. All Rights Reserved, DACS, London and ARS, New York. Photo by Peter Paul Geoffrion.

Sunday, May 17, 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.

 

Live Performances at 1 PM and 2:30 PM.

 

Admission to the museum is free on Family Days.