Calendar / Type: Reflections

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Reflections Tour: April - 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

Reflections: The Nasher Museum Alzheimer’s Program provides engaging and interactive museum tours to visitors with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia, their families, and their care partners. Reflections tours include guided discussions through the galleries, as well as live musical performances or hands-on art experiences. These special tours offer people who live with memory loss and their families the opportunity to enjoy art in the moment and to engage with the current exhibitions using multiple senses.Tours are free and free parking passes are available.
 
Find out more about the Reflections Program.
 
SPRING AT THE NASHER
Spring has sprung! Visit the Nasher Museum for guided discussions of works of art that invoke the animals, landscapes, colors, and feelings of spring. Tours will include music in the galleries. The tour is 90 minutes and available for visitors with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia, their families, and their care partners.
 
Reservations are required in advance. Please contact Brittany Halberstadt at reflections@duke.edu or call 919-684-8816 to book a tour.
 

 

IMAGE ABOVE: Hong Lei, Speak, Memory of Butterflies, 2005. Chromogenic print, 37 1⁄8 x 47 1⁄8 inches (94.3 x 119.7 cm). Collection of the Nasher Museum. Museum purchase. Courtesy of the artist and Chambers Fine Art. © Hong Lei.

 

Reflections Tour: April - 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM

Reflections: The Nasher Museum Alzheimer’s Program provides engaging and interactive museum tours to visitors with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia, their families, and their care partners. Reflections tours include guided discussions through the galleries, as well as live musical performances or hands-on art experiences. These special tours offer people who live with memory loss and their families the opportunity to enjoy art in the moment and to engage with the current exhibitions using multiple senses.Tours are free and free parking passes are available.
 
Find out more about the Reflections Program.
 
SPRING AT THE NASHER
Spring has sprung! Visit the Nasher Museum for guided discussions of works of art that invoke the animals, landscapes, colors, and feelings of spring. Tours will include music in the galleries. The tour is 90 minutes and available for visitors with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia, their families, and their care partners.
 
Reservations are required in advance. Please contact Brittany Halberstadt at reflections@duke.edu or call 919-684-8816 to book a tour.
 

 

IMAGE ABOVE: Hong Lei, Speak, Memory of Butterflies, 2005. Chromogenic print, 37 1⁄8 x 47 1⁄8 inches (94.3 x 119.7 cm). Collection of the Nasher Museum. Museum purchase. Courtesy of the artist and Chambers Fine Art. © Hong Lei.

 

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Reflections Tour: April - 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM

Reflections: The Nasher Museum Alzheimer’s Program provides engaging and interactive museum tours to visitors with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia, their families, and their care partners. Reflections tours include guided discussions through the galleries, as well as live musical performances or hands-on art experiences. These special tours offer people who live with memory loss and their families the opportunity to enjoy art in the moment and to engage with the current exhibitions using multiple senses.Tours are free and free parking passes are available.
 
Find out more about the Reflections Program.
 
SPRING AT THE NASHER
Spring has sprung! Visit the Nasher Museum for guided discussions of works of art that invoke the animals, landscapes, colors, and feelings of spring. Tours will include music in the galleries. The tour is 60 minutes and available for visitors with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia, their families, and their care partners.
 
Reservations are required in advance. Please contact Brittany Halberstadt at reflections@duke.edu or call 919-684-8816 to book a tour.
 

 

IMAGE ABOVE: Hong Lei, Speak, Memory of Butterflies, 2005. Chromogenic print, 37 1⁄8 x 47 1⁄8 inches (94.3 x 119.7 cm). Collection of the Nasher Museum. Museum purchase. Courtesy of the artist and Chambers Fine Art. © Hong Lei.

 

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Reflections Tour: May - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM

Reflections: The Nasher Museum Alzheimer’s Program provides engaging and interactive museum tours to visitors with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia, their families, and their care partners. Reflections tours include guided discussions through the galleries, as well as live musical performances or hands-on art experiences. These special tours offer people who live with memory loss and their families the opportunity to enjoy art in the moment and to engage with the current exhibitions using multiple senses. Tours are free and free parking passes are available.
 
Find out more about the Reflections Program.
 
MASKS AND MASKING

Join for guided museum discussions of masks. Compare masks from throughout Africa and view artistic depictions of masks from other locations and cultures. Tours will include a hands-on art making activity. The tour is 60 minutes and available for visitors with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia, their families, and their care partners.
 
Reservations are required in advance. Please contact Brittany Halberstadt at reflections@duke.edu or call 919-684-8816 to book a tour.
 

 

IMAGE ABOVE: Poro Society Mask with Skull Cap, no date. Wood, pigments. 10 x 6 x 3 1/4 in. (25.4 x 15.2 x 8.3 cm). Gift of Andrew J. Laska and Dr. Vera Laska. Collection of the Nasher Museum.

 

Reflections Tour: May - 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM

Reflections: The Nasher Museum Alzheimer’s Program provides engaging and interactive museum tours to visitors with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia, their families, and their care partners. Reflections tours include guided discussions through the galleries, as well as live musical performances or hands-on art experiences. These special tours offer people who live with memory loss and their families the opportunity to enjoy art in the moment and to engage with the current exhibitions using multiple senses. Tours are free and free parking passes are available.
 

Find out more about the Reflections Program.
 
MASKS AND MASKING

Join us for guided museum discussions of masks. Compare masks from throughout Africa and view artistic depictions of masks from other locations and cultures. Tours will include a hands-on art making activity. The tour is 60 minutes and available for visitors with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia, their families, and their care partners.
Reservations are required in advance. Please contact Brittany Halberstadt at reflections@duke.edu or call 919-684-8816 to book a tour.
 

 

IMAGE ABOVE: Poro Society Mask with Skull Cap, no date. Wood, pigments. 10 x 6 x 3 1/4 in. (25.4 x 15.2 x 8.3 cm). Gift of Andrew J. Laska and Dr. Vera Laska. Collection of the Nasher Museum.

 

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Reflections Tour: May - 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM

Reflections: The Nasher Museum Alzheimer’s Program provides engaging and interactive museum tours to visitors with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia, their families, and their care partners. Reflections tours include guided discussions through the galleries, as well as live musical performances or hands-on art experiences. These special tours offer people who live with memory loss and their families the opportunity to enjoy art in the moment and to engage with the current exhibitions using multiple senses. Tours are free and free parking passes are available.
 
Find out more about the Reflections Program.
 
MASKS AND MASKING

Join for guided museum discussions of masks. Compare masks from throughout Africa and view artistic depictions of masks from other locations and cultures. Tours will include a hands-on art making activity. The tour is 60 minutes and available for visitors with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia, their families, and their care partners.
 
Reservations are required in advance. Please contact Brittany Halberstadt at reflections@duke.edu or call 919-684-8816 to book a tour.
 

 

IMAGE ABOVE: Poro Society Mask with Skull Cap, no date. Wood, pigments. 10 x 6 x 3 1/4 in. (25.4 x 15.2 x 8.3 cm). Gift of Andrew J. Laska and Dr. Vera Laska. Collection of the Nasher Museum.

 

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Reflections Tour: June - 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM

Reflections: The Nasher Museum Alzheimer’s Program provides engaging and interactive museum tours to visitors with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia, their families, and their care partners. Reflections tours include guided discussions through the galleries, as well as live musical performances or hands-on art experiences. These special tours offer people who live with memory loss and their families the opportunity to enjoy art in the moment and to engage with the current exhibitions using multiple senses. Tours are free and free parking passes are available.
 
Find out more about the Reflections Program.
 
MEDITATION

Attend a guided gallery conversation in Nasher’s newest exhibition, All Matterings of Mind: Transcendent Imagery from the Contemporary Collection. Discuss the ways in which these images encourage tranquility and meditation. Tours will include live music in the galleries. The tour is 60 minutes and available for visitors with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia, their families, and their care partners.
 
Reservations are required in advance. Please contact Brittany Halberstadt at reflections@duke.edu or call 919-684-8816 to book a tour.
 

 

IMAGE ABOVE: David Benjamin Sherry, All Matterings of Mind Equal One Violet, 2011. Chromogenic print mounted on aluminum, edition 1/3, 72 × 91 1⁄2 inches (182.9 × 232.4 cm). Collection of the Nasher Museum. Gift of Katherine and Terrance Kerr. Image courtesy of the artist and Salon 94, New York, New York. © David Benjamin Sherry.