Calendar / Type: Rauschenberg

Monday, September 15, 2014

Soviet/American Array VII

Art with the Experts at Durham County Library - 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Join Kristine Stiles, guest curator and France Family Professor of Art, Art History & Visual Studies at Duke University, and Juline Chevalier, Curator of Education, for a discussion on the Nasher Museum’s exhibition Rauschenberg: Collecting and Connecting

 

This event is at the Main Branch of the Durham County Library, 300 N. Roxboro Street, Durham, North Carolina 27701.


 

Robert Rauschenberg, Soviet/American Array VII (detail), 1988-91. Photogravure on paper, artist’s proof, 78 1/2 x 51 1/8 inches (199.4 x 129.9 cm). Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, New York, New York.© Robert Rauschenberg Foundation / Licensed by VAGA, New York, New York.

Sunday, September 21, 2014

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Public Tour - 2:00 PM

Individuals, or groups of 10 or fewer people, may take a guided public tour of the Nasher Museum’s current exhibitions. Guided tours are also offered Thursdays at 6 PM. Tours last approximately one hour. 

 

There is an additional tour fee during the ticked exhibition Miró: The Experience of SeeingVisit the Miró tours page for pricing and information. 

 

Sunday, September 28, 2014

Free Family Day

Free Family Day - 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Enjoy live entertainment, create hands-on projects and explore exhibitions with a gallery hunt. Admission to Mirό: The Experience of Seeing and Rauschenberg: Collecting & Connecting is free! Space in the galleries is limited and entry lines may be expected.

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Public Tour - Rauschenberg

Gallery Tour: Duke Couples in Dialogue on Rauschenberg and Artists in the Collection - 6:00 PM

Join two scholarly Duke couples on a casual, personal and fun tour of Rauschenberg: Collecting & Connecting. Curator Kristine Stiles asked each couple to select works of art in the exhibition and think about them as “conversations” with an enormous range of interpretation. Couples are photographer and former director of Duke’s Center for Documentary Studies Tom Rankin and author Jill McCorkle, along with Duke’s Priscilla Wald, Professor of English and Women’s Studies, and Joseph Donahue, Professor of the Practice of English at Duke. The tour will last approximately 45 minutes.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Vitaly Komar

Artist Talk with Vitaly Komar - 7:00 PM

Artist Talk: Vitaly Komar (formerly collaborating with Alexander Melamid) whose work is on view in Rauschenberg: Collecting & Connecting.

 

 


Vitaly Komar and Alex Melamid, Stalin with Hitler’s Remains (detail) from the series Anarchistic Synthesism, 1985-86. Oil on canvas, 84 ¼ x 60 ¼ inches (214 x 153 cm). Collection of the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, North Carolina. Museum purchase, 1992.8.1. © Vitaly Komar and Alex Melamid. Courtesy of Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York, New York. Photo by Peter Paul Geoffrion.

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Free Family Day

Free Family Day - 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Free Family Days take place on select Sundays from 12-4 PM.  On these days families visiting the museum enjoy live entertainment, create hands-on projects and explore exhibitions with a gallery hunt.  Materials will be available in English and Spanish.

Admission to Mirό: The Experience of Seeing is free, but entry to the galleries will be on a first-come, first-served basis, and visitors may need to wait in line before entering the exhibition.

 

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Rauschenberg Tour

Gallery Tour: Duke Couples in Dialogue on Rauschenberg and Artists in the Collection - 6:00 PM

Join two scholarly Duke couples on a casual, personal and fun tour of Rauschenberg: Collecting & Connecting. Curator Kristine Stiles asked each couple to select works of art in the exhibition and think about them as “conversations” with an enormous range of interpretation. Couples are photographer and former director of Duke’s Center for Documentary Studies Tom Rankin and author Jill McCorkle, along with Duke’s Priscilla Wald, Professor of English and Women’s Studies, and Joseph Donahue, Professor of the Practice of English at Duke. The tour will last approximately 45 minutes.