Today: Saturday, October 22, 2016

New Bicycle Tours: Downtown Durham Murals

New Bicycle Tours: Downtown Durham Murals - 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Explore the beautiful murals of downtown Durham with tours co-organized by Preservation Durham, the Museum of Durham History and the Nasher Museum. The tours include… MORE
Photo by Beth Mann.

Nasher Teen Meetup – Saturday Studio with Lamar Whidbee - 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM

Area teens are invited to participate in our first ever Nasher Teen Saturday Studio. Bring your own works-in-progress, or create something entirely new. Tour and get… MORE

Sunday, October 23, 2016

Henry Harrison Mayes, Untitled, n.d.

Free Highlights Tour – Religion and Spirituality - 2:00 PM

Join gallery guide Kate Newman for a discussion of religion and spirituality represented in the current exhibitions. Individuals, or groups of fewer than 10 people,… MORE

Hardcore Southern Punk Sunday Matinee - 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

In the early 80s, coffee shops, skating rinks, church basements and local clubs hosted hardcore punk matinees for kids not old enough to go to bars. The Nasher Museum presents… MORE

Thursday, October 27, 2016


Free Highlights Tour – Monsters & Spirit - 6:00 PM

Tour the exhibitions with Marianne Wardle, the Andrew W. Mellon Curator of Academic Programs, for a seasonally themed conversation about the representation of monsters… MORE

So and So: Poetry and art - 7:00 PM

5:30 PM Cash Bar 6 PM Highlights tour 7 PM So and So Reading   Poets and Fiction writers Lauren Hunter, Odie Lindsey, Joanna Ruocco and Sampson Starkweather give a reading… MORE