Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University
My father would often remark that art is like air and water – it is needed to survive and to enjoy life to its fullest. David and I are proud to support my father's vision for Duke to have one of the best university art museums in the world. It has become our vision.Nancy A. Nasher
Join us to celebrate the opening of this stunning exhibition with a cash bar and tunes by DJ Marshall Jones. At 6 PM enjoy a gallery talk by Ayanna Legros, a graduate student in Duke’s History Department, who was awarded the Emerging Scholars Award by the Haitian Studies Association. Her talk will be followed by a reception.
Honoring Sarah Schroth
Nasher Museum of Art Mary D.B.T. and James H. Semans Director
upon her retirement
7 PM Cocktails & Live Music in the Sculpture Garden
8 PM Dinner in the Great Hall
Intended to increase the diversity of those working in our institutions to better reflect the diverse communities being served, the pilot program was first launched by the Association of Art Museum Directors (AAMD) with additional funding support from the National Endowment for the Arts. From this beginning step, Duke graduate David Arthur (A.B.’88, P’21) has made a transformative gift that allows this exciting paid internship to continue at the Nasher for a second consecutive summer. Find out more about this program.
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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.