Calendar / Subject: Contemporary

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

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Art with the Experts at Durham County Library Main Branch about 919 exhibition - 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Art With the Experts at Durham Public Library (main branch) with artists Stacey L. Kirby and Hong-An Truong on Area 919.

 

 

This event is at the Durham County Library Main Branch, 300 N Roxboro St, Durham, NC 27701.


 

 

Thursday, April 2, 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.

Exhibition Opens – Colour Correction: British and American Screenprints, 1967-75 - 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM

Exhibition Opens: Colour Correction: British and American Screenprints, 1967-75.

 

 

 

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.

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.

Exhibition Opening Event: Curator Talk - 7:00 PM

Marshall N. Price on  Colour Correction: British and American Screenprints, 1967-75Cash bar and reception.

 

 

 

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.

Thursday, April 9, 2015

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Panel Discussion: Collecting, Philanthropy and Ethics - 7:00 PM

6 PM Gallery tour with introduction by Blake Byrne

6:30 PM Meet the Collectors: reception with cash bar

7 PM Panel discussion

 

The Nasher Museum exists because of Raymond D. Nasher, an ethical collector, and his generous philanthropy. A panel of art world luminaries will discuss how social responsibility relates to collecting art: L.A. collector and Duke graduate Blake Byrne (class of ’57), whose collection is on view in the exhibition Open This End, with NY-based collector Mike Levine (class of ’84), Peter Boris, executive vice president of Pace Gallery, NY, and Brian Boucher, senior writer for Artnet News. Co-sponsored by the Kenan Institute for Ethics and the Sanford School of Public Policy at Duke.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

Nasher Reads: Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas - 11:00 AM

To accompany the exhibition Area 919, the museum is hosting two book discussions on Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas by Hunter S. Thompson. Associate Curator of Education Jessica Ruhle 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 Store.  

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 Area 919, the museum is hosting two book discussions on Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas by Hunter S. Thompson. Associate Curator of Education Jessica Ruhle 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 Store.  

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 Durham County Library Main Branch - 7:00 PM

Join Curator Marshall N. Price on Colour Correction.

 

 

This event is at the Durham County Library Main Branch, 300 N Roxboro St, Durham, NC 27701.


 

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.