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Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University

Dare I say it's funky!

Mark Anthony Neal, James B. Duke Professor of African and African American Studies at Duke University, during his gallery talk that began with the painting Hot Rhythm by Archibald Motley.

Nasher Member Appreciation Week


Nasher Member Appreciation Week

Tuesday through Sunday, December 3 – 8, 2019
Members enjoy double discounts at the Nasher Museum Store and other special perks.

Join us as we celebrate YOU, our members, because you make
the Nasher an innovative and vibrant museum.

Sculpture Garden

A $1.5 million new Sculpture Garden is the first expansion of the Nasher Museum since it was built in 2005. Admission is free and open to all. The lush green space opened on September 28, 2019, when more than 1,200 visitors came to experience live performances of Composition 21 by Brooklyn-based, Israeli-born artist Naama Tsabar.

Become a Member

Nasher Museum members help support exciting, internationally renowned exhibitions and free K-12 education programs to thousands of students from Durham public schools and beyond.

Come for the art – Join for the benefits!
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From presenting a dynamic array of nationally and internationally acclaimed exhibitions, to offering a comprehensive range of educational programs that benefit our campus and community, to maintaining the facilities within our landmark building – your gift helps us do it all.

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