Thursday, May 26, 2016
Join us in the galleries of Reality of My Surroundings for a free screening of Museum Mixtape, a video-album by Juan Obando that pairs freestyle rappers with works in the Nasher Museum collection — as well as other southeastern art museums. Obando will introduce the video and take part in a Q&A with Daniel Pressley and Daniel Watkins, formerly of the Durham-based rap duo The Koolest.
Performance starts at 6 PM; Cash bar at 5:30 PM.
Thursday, July 7, 2016
Relax in The Collection Galleries with live music by Mark Wells that complements American Art, 1800-1945.
Thursday, August 4, 2016
Enjoy live music in the galleries by musicians Jeff Stickley and Jason Beverly. Inspired by and performing in the Burk Uzzle: Southern Landscapes exhibition, Stickley will play traditional Southern bluegrass on the guitar with Beverly on mandolin. The duo will share how the songs connect to the photographs on display.
Arrive early for dinner in the museum café or to enjoy learning more about the museum exhibitions on the 6 PM public tour. Café reservations recommended.