Calendar / Subject: Contemporary

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 Colour Correction: British and American Screenprints, 1967-75, the museum is hosting two book discussions on Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas by Hunter S. Thompson.

 

Nasher Museum Gallery Guides Ruth Caccavale and Carole Mathison 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

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 the Southwest Regional Library Branch - 7:00 PM

Join Curator Marshall N. Price discussing Colour Correction: Bristish & American Screenprints, 1967-75.

 

This event is at the Southwest Regional Library Branch, 3605 Shannon Rd, Durham, NC 27707.

 

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.

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.