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Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Reflections Tour in September: CARLO DOLCI - 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM

Join for a guided Reflections tour for visitors with memory loss. Attend a guided gallery conversation in the Nasher Museum’s newest exhibition, The Medici’s Painter: Carlo Dolci and 17th Century Florence. Explore the work of this 17th century painter and see works of art in the museum’s permanent collection, showcased in The Collection Galleries from the same time period.

Reservations are required in advance. Please contact Brittany Halberstadt at reflections@duke.edu or call 919-684-8816 or register online to book a public Reflections tour.

Groups tours for assisted care facilities, adult day centers, and support groups are available on the third Tuesday of every month and also require advance registrations.

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.

 

IMAGE ABOVE: Carlo Dolci, Poetry (Poesia) (detail), late 1640s. Oil on panel, 21 1/3 x 16 3/6 inches (54 cm x 42 cm). Florence, Galleria Corsini.