Calendar / Audience: Members

Sunday, July 27, 2014

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Summer Days Nasher Nights:
Live & Local - 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Enjoy live music by Julia Price on flute and keyboard and a brunch menu featuring local ingredients. Free for café patrons. Reservations online or call 919-684-6032. For locally sourced and produced gifts and books by local authors, also visit the Nasher Museum Store

 

All summer, enjoy Summer Days Nasher Nights featuring “Live and Local” music, guest chefs in the café, book discussions, movie nights, wine tastings and more, every Thursday evening and occasional Sunday afternoons. Complete Summer Days Nasher Nights schedule.

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

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Summer Days Nasher Nights:
Make and Take - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Explore exhibitions through hands-on activities. Open to all ages. Have fun at Make and Take from June 17 through August 14, Tuesdays: 10 AM-12 PM and Thursdays: 5-7 PM.

 

If you would like to bring a group of students (more than 8) for a free hands-on activity, please call Elizabeth Peters, Education Associate, at 919-684-1169 or email elizabeth.a.peters@duke.edu to schedule a visit.

 

All summer, enjoy Summer Days Nasher Nights featuring “Live and Local” music, guest chefs in the café, book discussions, movie nights, wine tastings and more, every Thursday evening and occasional Sunday afternoons. General admission is always free on Thursdays, 5-9 PM. Complete Summer Days Nasher Nights schedule.

Thursday, July 31, 2014

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Summer Days Nasher Nights:
Make and Take - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Explore exhibitions through hands-on activities. Open to all ages. Have fun at Make and Take from June 17 through August 14, Tuesdays: 10 AM-12 PM and Thursdays: 5-7 PM.

 

If you would like to bring a group of students (more than 8) for a free hands-on activity, please call Elizabeth Peters, Education Associate, at 919-684-1169 or email elizabeth.a.peters@duke.edu to schedule a visit.

 

All summer, enjoy Summer Days Nasher Nights featuring “Live and Local” music, guest chefs in the café, book discussions, movie nights, wine tastings and more, every Thursday evening and occasional Sunday afternoons. General admission is always free on Thursdays, 5-9 PM. Complete Summer Days Nasher Nights schedule.

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Summer Days Nasher Nights:
Brew & View - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Stroll the galleries, then relax and celebrate summer on the Rollins Terrace with a sampling of beers from the Triangle and beyond. With your $5 tasting comes a special coupon for use in the Nasher Museum Café. Participants must be of legal drinking age with proper ID.  Duke Today chronicles Brew & View through the eyes of student interns.

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

maketakes

Summer Days Nasher Nights:
Make and Take - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Explore exhibitions through hands-on activities. Open to all ages. Have fun at Make and Take from June 17 through August 14, Tuesdays: 10 AM-12 PM and Thursdays: 5-7 PM.

 

If you would like to bring a group of students (more than 8) for a free hands-on activity, please call Elizabeth Peters, Education Associate, at 919-684-1169 or email elizabeth.a.peters@duke.edu to schedule a visit.

 

All summer, enjoy Summer Days Nasher Nights featuring “Live and Local” music, guest chefs in the café, book discussions, movie nights, wine tastings and more, every Thursday evening and occasional Sunday afternoons. General admission is always free on Thursdays, 5-9 PM. Complete Summer Days Nasher Nights schedule.

Thursday, August 7, 2014

maketakes2

Summer Days Nasher Nights:
Make and Take - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Explore exhibitions through hands-on activities. Open to all ages. Have fun at Make and Take from June 17 through August 14, Tuesdays: 10 AM-12 PM and Thursdays: 5-7 PM.

 

If you would like to bring a group of students (more than 8) for a free hands-on activity, please call Elizabeth Peters, Education Associate, at 919-684-1169 or email elizabeth.a.peters@duke.edu to schedule a visit.

 

All summer, enjoy Summer Days Nasher Nights featuring “Live and Local” music, guest chefs in the café, book discussions, movie nights, wine tastings and more, every Thursday evening and occasional Sunday afternoons. General admission is always free on Thursdays, 5-9 PM. Complete Summer Days Nasher Nights schedule.

Sunday, August 10, 2014

livelocal

Summer Days Nasher Nights:
Live & Local - 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Enjoy Live & Local Sunday afternoons twice a month in June, July and August. Experience live music by area musicians and a brunch menu featuring local ingredients. Free for café patrons. Reservations online or call 919-684-6032. For locally sourced and produced gifts and books by local authors, also visit the Nasher Museum Store.

 

All summer, enjoy Summer Days Nasher Nights featuring “Live and Local” music, guest chefs in the café, book discussions, movie nights, wine tastings and more, every Thursday evening and occasional Sunday afternoons. Complete Summer Days Nasher Nights schedule.

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

maketakes

Summer Days Nasher Nights:
Make and Take - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Explore exhibitions through hands-on activities. Open to all ages. Have fun at Make and Take from June 17 through August 14, Tuesdays: 10 AM-12 PM and Thursdays: 5-7 PM.

 

If you would like to bring a group of students (more than 8) for a free hands-on activity, please call Elizabeth Peters, Education Associate, at 919-684-1169 or email elizabeth.a.peters@duke.edu to schedule a visit.

 

All summer, enjoy Summer Days Nasher Nights featuring “Live and Local” music, guest chefs in the café, book discussions, movie nights, wine tastings and more, every Thursday evening and occasional Sunday afternoons. General admission is always free on Thursdays, 5-9 PM. Complete Summer Days Nasher Nights schedule.

Thursday, August 14, 2014

maketakes2

Summer Days Nasher Nights:
Make and Take - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Explore exhibitions through hands-on activities. Open to all ages. Have fun at Make and Take from June 17 through August 14, Tuesdays: 10 AM-12 PM and Thursdays: 5-7 PM.

 

If you would like to bring a group of students (more than 8) for a free hands-on activity, please call Elizabeth Peters, Education Associate, at 919-684-1169 or email elizabeth.a.peters@duke.edu to schedule a visit.

 

All summer, enjoy Summer Days Nasher Nights featuring “Live and Local” music, guest chefs in the café, book discussions, movie nights, wine tastings and more, every Thursday evening and occasional Sunday afternoons. General admission is always free on Thursdays, 5-9 PM. Complete Summer Days Nasher Nights schedule.

Saturday, August 16, 2014

Sketching in the Galleries

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

Following a brief drawing warm-up activity, visitors can practice sketching artwork around the museum. Paper and drawing utensils will be supplied. Pens and wet media are not permitted in the Nasher Museum galleries.

Sunday, August 17, 2014

livelocal

Summer Days Nasher Nights:
Live & Local - 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Enjoy Live & Local Sunday afternoons twice a month in June, July and August. Experience live music by area musicians and a brunch menu featuring local ingredients. Free for café patrons. Reservations online or call 919-684-6032. For locally sourced and produced gifts and books by local authors, also visit the Nasher Museum Store.

 

All summer, enjoy Summer Days Nasher Nights featuring “Live and Local” music, guest chefs in the café, book discussions, movie nights, wine tastings and more, every Thursday evening and occasional Sunday afternoons. Complete Summer Days Nasher Nights schedule.

Thursday, August 28, 2014

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Exhibition Opening / Rauschenberg: Collecting and Connecting

The Nasher Museum presents Rauschenberg: Collecting and Connecting, an ambitious exhibition originating at Duke in close collaboration with the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation in New York City. The exhibition offers a fresh look at 34 of Rauschenberg’s works spanning six decades of his career, art that he reserved in his own collection.


Robert Rauschenberg, The Ancient Incident (Kabal American Zephyr), 1981. Wood- and-metal stands and wood chairs, 86 1/2 x 92 x 20 inches (219.7 x 233.7 x 50.8 cm.). © Robert Rauschenberg Foundation / Licensed by VAGA, New York, New York.

Sunday, September 14, 2014

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Exhibition Opening / Miró: The Experience of Seeing

The Nasher Museum presents Miró: The Experience of Seeing, a rare glimpse at the later works of Spanish-born artist Joan Miró (1893-1983), one of the greatest innovators of 20th-century art in Europe.


LEFT: Joan Miró, Woman, Bird and Star (Homage to Picasso), 1966 / 1973, Oil on canvas, 96 7/16 x 66 15/16 inches (245 x 170 cm), Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía. © Successió Miró / Arists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris.

 

RIGHT: Joan Miró, Figure, 1969, Lost wax casting, patinated bronze, 55 7/8 x 16 3/4 x 16 5/16 inches (142 x 42.5 x 41.4 cm), Base: 16 9/16 x 12 13/16 x 12 3/16 inches (42.1 cm x 32.5 x 32.5 cm) , Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía. © Successió Miró / Arists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris.

Sunday, October 5, 2014

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Member Morning - 11:00 AM

Members enjoy complimentary early access to the exhibitions before the museum opens to the public at 12 PM. Join online or by calling 919-684-3411. 

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

LEFT: Joan Miró, Woman, Bird and Star (Homage to Picasso), 1966 / 1973, Oil on canvas, 96 7/16 x 66 15/16 inches (245 x 170 cm), Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía. © Successió Miró / Arists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris.RIGHT: Joan Miró, Figure, 1969, Lost wax casting, patinated bronze, 55 7/8 x 16 3/4 x 16 5/16 inches (142 x 42.5 x 41.4 cm), Base: 16 9/16 x 12 13/16 x 12 3/16 inches (42.1 cm x 32.5 x 32.5 cm) , Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía. © Successió Miró / Arists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris.

Supporting Member Event: Miro: The Experience of Seeing - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Special reception to celebrate the exhibition.  Details by Invitation. Become a Supporting Member today to enjoy this exclusive offer.

 


LEFT: Joan Miró, Woman, Bird and Star (Homage to Picasso), 1966 / 1973, Oil on canvas, 96 7/16 x 66 15/16 inches (245 x 170 cm), Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía. © Successió Miró / Arists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris.

 

RIGHT: Joan Miró, Figure, 1969, Lost wax casting, patinated bronze, 55 7/8 x 16 3/4 x 16 5/16 inches (142 x 42.5 x 41.4 cm), Base: 16 9/16 x 12 13/16 x 12 3/16 inches (42.1 cm x 32.5 x 32.5 cm) , Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía. © Successió Miró / Arists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris.

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

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Member Holiday Open House - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

All members are invited to a special after-hours evening reception.  Take advantage of another chance to visit Miro: The Experience of Seeing, and double discounts in the museum store.  Enjoy hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar, and mingle with other museum members and museum staff.  Become a member today to experience these special benefits.

Sunday, January 11, 2015

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Last chance to view Rauschenberg: Collecting and Connecting

The exhibition Rauschenberg: Collecting and Connecting closes today.

 

An ambitious exhibition originating at Duke in close collaboration with the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation in New York City. The exhibition offers a fresh look at 34 of Rauschenberg’s works spanning six decades of his career, art that he reserved in his own collection.

 


Robert Rauschenberg, The Ancient Incident (Kabal American Zephyr), 1981. Wood- and-metal stands and wood chairs, 86 1/2 x 92 x 20 inches (219.7 x 233.7 x 50.8 cm.). © Robert Rauschenberg Foundation / Licensed by VAGA, New York, New York.

Friday, February 6, 2015

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Member Friday - 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Members enjoy an evening with complimentary, exclusive access to the exhibitions. Not a member? Join online or by calling 919-684-3411. The Nasher Museum Café will be open to members for dinner, but advance reservations are strongly encouraged, online or by calling 919-684-6032.  

Sunday, February 22, 2015

miro-event

Last Chance to View Miró: The Experience of Seeing

The exhibition Miró: The Experience of Seeing closes today.

 

A rare glimpse at the later works of Spanish-born artist Joan Miró (1893-1983), one of the greatest innovators of 20th-century art in Europe.


LEFT: Joan Miró, Woman, Bird and Star (Homage to Picasso), 1966 / 1973, Oil on canvas, 96 7/16 x 66 15/16 inches (245 x 170 cm), Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía. © Successió Miró / Arists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris.

 

RIGHT: Joan Miró, Figure, 1969, Lost wax casting, patinated bronze, 55 7/8 x 16 3/4 x 16 5/16 inches (142 x 42.5 x 41.4 cm), Base: 16 9/16 x 12 13/16 x 12 3/16 inches (42.1 cm x 32.5 x 32.5 cm) , Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía. © Successió Miró / Arists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris.

Thursday, August 27, 2015

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Exhibition Opening / New Collection Galleries

Don’t miss the opening of the New Collection Galleries exhibition today. To celebrate the Nasher Museum’s 10th anniversary, we will showcase our exciting and fast-growing collection.


Wangechi Mutu, Family Tree (detail), 2012. Suite of 13, mixed-media collage on paper, 16.25 x 12.25 inches (41.28 x 31.12 cm). Collection of the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University. Museum purchase with additional funds provided by Trent Carmichael (T’88, P’17), Blake Byrne (T’57), Marjorie and Michael Levine (T’84, P’16), Stefanie and Douglas Kahn (P’11, P’13), and Christen and Derek Wilson (T’86, B’90, P’15), 2013.1.1. Image courtesy of Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects. © Wangechi Mutu. Photo by Robert Wedemeyer.

 

Friday, February 12, 2016

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Last Chance to View New Collection Galleries

The New Collection Galleries exhibition closes today.

 

To celebrate the Nasher Museum’s 10th anniversary, we will showcase our exciting and fast-growing collection.


Wangechi Mutu, Family Tree (detail), 2012. Suite of 13, mixed-media collage on paper, 16.25 x 12.25 inches (41.28 x 31.12 cm). Collection of the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University. Museum purchase with additional funds provided by Trent Carmichael (T’88, P’17), Blake Byrne (T’57), Marjorie and Michael Levine (T’84, P’16), Stefanie and Douglas Kahn (P’11, P’13), and Christen and Derek Wilson (T’86, B’90, P’15), 2013.1.1. Image courtesy of Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects. © Wangechi Mutu. Photo by Robert Wedemeyer.