Today: Tuesday, October 13, 2015

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Thursday, October 15, 2015

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.

Special Themed Tour: Cultural Connections - 6:00 PM

How does contact between cultures influence their art? Explore this question through the Nasher Museum’s permanent collection with Gallery Guide Ruth Caccavale.… MORE

Saturday, October 17, 2015

Bill Thelen, 2 Purple Pretzels, 2008.

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

Artist Bill Thelen 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!… MORE

Sunday, October 18, 2015

Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Nasher Reads: Between the World and Me - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

The museum is hosting two book discussions on Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates. Visitors are encouraged to read the book prior to the discussions. Books are… MORE
Unknown Gentleman

Special Themed Tour: More Than a Pretty Face - 2:00 PM

Tour through the variety of portraits on view in our newly reopened Wilson Pavilion. The tour includes paintings and sculptures across 20 centuries of art history. Agnes… MORE