@NasherMuseum / no. 119 / October 14, 2014  --  (Archive)
Nasher Museum Family Day
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Café Miró
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Miro MinuteIn 1920, Miró makes his first trip to Paris, where he encounters diverse artistic communities and meets Pablo Picasso, who becomes a lifelong friend.

Cafe Miro
CAFÉ MIRÓ / Thursday, October 16, 5 - 9 PM / Enjoy a special Spanish dinner in the Nasher Museum Café, before or after a visit to Miró: The Experience of Seeing. Last seating: 8 PM.  Reservations recommended, online or by calling 919-684-6032.
Sketching in the Galleries
ART SPEAKS / Saturday, October 18, 10 AM / Durham art educator Jessica Warren will lead a short lesson at 10:10 AM. Then you can try it out in the galleries! All levels welcome! Free with admission. Admission to the Miró exhibition is $12 for adults (this includes general admission). General museum admission is $5 for adults.
Artist Talk with Vitaly Komar
ARTIST TALK WITH VITALY KOMAR / Wednesday, October 22, 7 PM / Artist Talk: Vitaly Komar (formerly collaborating with Alexander Melamid) whose work is on view in Rauschenberg: Collecting & Connecting.
A Miro Listening Experience
A MIRÓ LISTENING EXPERIENCE / Thursday, October 23, 7:30 PM / The Nasher Museum and Duke’s Department of Romance Studies present a diverse program of musical selections inspired by the life and work of Miró. Pre-concert slide talk in the lecture hall at 7 PM.
Virtual Exhibition Tour
Did you miss our latest virtual exhibition tour on Google Hangouts? Check out behind the scenes photos and watch the archived video on YouTube. You can also "Meet Miró" on our first Hangout.
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IN THE STORE / Save online and when you visit the Nasher Museum Store. Nasher Museum Members enjoy a 10% discount in the store and cafe, and receive free, unlimited admission and special invitations and subscriptions to our mailings. Become a member! Join online, call 919-684-3411 or visit the museum information desk.

Banner: Photo by J Caldwell
TALK: Courtesy Vitaly Komar.
Nasher Museum exhibitions and programs are generously supported by the Mary Duke Biddle Foundation, the late Mary D.B.T. Semans and James H. Semans, the late Frank E. Hanscom III, The Duke Endowment, the Nancy Hanks Endowment, the Courtney Shives Art Museum Fund, the James Hustead Semans Memorial Fund, the Janine and J. Tomilson Hill Family Fund, the Trent A. Carmichael Fund for Community Education, the Neely Family Fund, the E. T. Rollins, Jr. and Frances P. Rollins Fund for the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, the Marilyn M. Arthur Fund, the Sarah Schroth Fund, the George W. and Viola Mitchell Fearnside Endowment Fund, the Gibby and Michael B. Waitzkin Fund, the K. Brantley and Maxine E. Watson Endowment Fund, the Victor and Lenore Behar Endowment Fund, the Margaret Elizabeth Collett Fund, the Nasher Museum of Art General Endowment, the Friends of the Nasher Museum of Art, and the Office of the President and the Office of the Provost, Duke University.
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TU (10/14) 7 PM Supporting Member Event
TH (10/16) 5 - 9 PM Café Miró
FR (10/17) 6 PM Visiting Filmmaker Series
SA (10/18) 10 AM Sketching in the Galleries
WE (10/22) 7 PM Artist Talk with Vitaly Komar TH (10/23) 7 PM A Miró Listening Experience
Public Tours are Thursdays at 6 PM and Sundays at 2 PM. Learn more.
Monday, October 20, 9 PM Watch the premiere of the 30-minute documentary produced by UNC-TV, in partnership with the Nasher Museum, on Miró: The Experience of Seeing.

Complete broadcast schedule.
Miro Stars Card
Visitors are filling their Miró Stars Card to win a free 2-month membership!
The Time of the Doves

To accompany the exhibition Miró: The Experience of Seeing, the museum is hosting a series of book discussions featuring contemporary Catalan authors. November's selection is The Time of the Doves by Mercè Rodoreda.

Wednesday, November 5, 11 AM, and Sunday, November 9, 2 PM, at the Nasher Museum. Visitors are encouraged to read the book prior to the discussions. The book is available for purchase in the  Nasher Museum Store.

Barbaralee Diamonstein-spielvogel Visiting Filmmaker Series
Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel Visiting Filmmaker Series

Friday, October 17, 6 PM
/ Documentary filmmaker and 2013 National Humanities Medal recipient Stanley Nelson in conversation with arts advocate, historic preservationist, author, and accomplished TV interviewer Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel. More information.
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Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat - 10 AM to 5 PM
Thu - 10 AM to 9 PM
Sun - Noon to 5 PM
Mon - closed
Admission to Miró: The Experience of Seeing

Members: 2 free tickets per adult member (additional tickets for 10% discount)
Adults: $12
Children 7 – 17: $6 / Children 6 and under: FREE
Seniors (65 and older): $10
Duke Faculty/Staff: $6 (limit 1 ticket per ID)
Duke University students: FREE (limit 1 ticket per ID)
Non-Duke Students: $8 (limit 1 ticket per ID)
Duke Alumni Association members with I.D.: $6
Active Duty Military and families (limit 6 tickets): $6

Miró: The Experience of Seeing are always available at the Nasher front desk. Purchase your tickets in person at the museum on the day of your visit.

Admission to Rauschenberg: Collecting & Connecting and the permanent collection:

5 Adults
$4 Seniors (65 and older)
$3 Non-Duke students with student ID

Nasher Museum members
Children 15 and under
Duke students, faculty and staff with DukeCard or Duke Medicine ID
Duke Alumni Assoc. Members with Alumni Membership Card
Every Thursday evening, 5-9 PM

Admission is also FREE to all active duty military personnel and up to five family members, with military ID: Geneva Convention common access card (CAC), a DD Form 1173 ID card, or a DD Form 1173-1 ID card.