@NasherMuseum / no. 127 / December 9, 2014  --  (Archive)
Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University
Member Appreciation Week
instagram facebook twitter blog
Joan Miro
MEMBER APPRECIATION WEEK / December 7-13 / Nasher Museum members receive a 20% discount in the Nasher Museum Store all week.
Joan Miro
MIRÓ: VISUAL POETRY / Thursday, December 11, 5:30 PM / Miró is known to have said “I make no distinction between painting and poetry.” Modern Catalan poems, selected and narrated by Silvia Vilar González, will be read in English and Catalan among Miró’s works in the gallery. Same day exhibition ticket required for gallery entrance.
Google Hangout with Curator Marshall Price
GOOGLE HANGOUTS - MIRÓ IN DEPTH / Wednesday, December 17, 12:30 PM / Spend 20 minutes with curator Marshall Price as he closely examines two key works of art in Miró: The Experience of Seeing. This is a great way to get to know two important works of art before visiting in person. Join the hangout!
Family Day Thank You
THANK YOU! / Family Day was busy and fun! View a photo gallery.
BLOG                           SHOP
Art Basel     
BLOG / MIAMI—Tuesday at 11 a.m. I was granted an all-access press pass to Art Basel—possibly the most instantaneous ego-inflation a 21-year-old art student can experience. More.
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: Robert Rauschenberg, Untitled (Faux-Tapis; detail), 1995. Collaged fabric on bonded aluminum panels, 128 1/2 x 121 x 2 inches (326.4 x 307.3 x 5.08 cm). Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, New York, New York. © Robert Rauschenberg Foundation / Licensed by VAGA, New York, New York. Photo by J Caldwell.
SKETCH: Photo by Laura Frankstone.
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.
© 2000-2014 Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University. Unauthorized use is prohibited.
TU (12/9) 6 PM Annual Member Party
TH (12/11) 5:30 PM Miró: Visual Poetry
WE (12/17) 12:30 PM Google Hangout
SA (12/20) 10 AM Sketching in the Galleries
Holiday Gift Guide
The Nasher Museum Store features gifts that are unusual, inspired and affordable for everyone on your list. Shop early and often! This week, Member Appreciation Week, museum members enjoy a 20% discount in the store!

Check out our holiday gift guide!
Sketching in the Galleries
Sketching in the Galleries
Saturday, December 20, 10 AM

Laura Frankstone will lead a short sketching lesson at 10:10 AM. Then you can try it out in the galleries! All levels welcome. Free with admission. More.
Araiadne in the Grotesque Labyrinth

To accompany the exhibition Miró, the museum is hosts book discussions featuring contemporary Catalan authors. January's selection is Ariadne in the Grotesque Labyrinth by Salvador Espriu.

Sunday, January 11, 2 PM, and Wednesday, January 14, 11 AM, 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.

Join, renew, upgrade or give the gift of membership online or by calling 919-684-3411.
Become a supporter. Individuals, corporations and foundations can call 919-668-3527 for further information.
2001 Campus Drive
Durham, NC, 27705
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.