@NasherMuseum / no. 143 / March 31, 2015  --  (Archive)
Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University
Colour Correction
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Art with the Experts
UPDATED TIME / ART WITH THE EXPERTS AT DURHAM COUNTY LIBRARY MAIN BRANCH / Wednesday, April 1, 7 PM / Join artists Stacey L. Kirby and Hong-An Truong for a discussion on Area 919. This event is at the Durham County Library Main Branch, 300 N Roxboro St, Durham, NC 27701.
Bill Thelen
AREA 919 / The Nasher Museum presents the tenth in a series of video interviews with artists whose works are part of Area 919: Artists in the Triangle. Artist Bill Thelen talks about bald men, "Lord Cucumber" and more.
Colour Correction

EVENT: CURATOR TALK WITH MARSHALL PRICE / Thursday, April 2, 7 PM / The Nasher Museum presents an exhibition of screenprints from the era of war protests, the hippy movement and psychedelic culture. Colour Correction: British and American Screenprints, 1967-1975, drawn mostly from the museum’s collection, focuses on a period of experimentation and productivity that many art historians call the “golden age” of screenprinting. Cash bar and reception.
Panel Discussion
“COLLECTING, PHILANTHROPY AND ETHICS” / Thursday, April 9, 6 PM, gallery tour / 7 PM panel discussion / Art world luminaries discuss social responsibility and collecting art: L.A. collector Blake Byrne (class of ’57), whose collection is on view in the exhibition Open This End, with NY collector Mike Levine (class of ’84), Peter Boris, executive vice president of Pace Gallery, NY, and Brian Boucher, senior writer for Artnet News.
SYMPOSIUM: SEEING COLOR: ART, VISION AND THE BRAIN / Monday, April 13, 9 AM - 6 PM / Join leading researchers, art historians and artists to discuss how we see color: an exploration of color, brightness, visual perception and the intersection of neuroscience and art. This symposium is a collaboration between the Duke Institute for Brain Sciences, Bass Connections: Brain & Society, and the Nasher Museum. Registration is required.

The event is free and open to the public and takes place in the lecture hall.
BLOG                           SHOP
Archibald Motley     Open This End catalogue
BLOG / Duke student Nicole Rudden talks about traveling to Chicago to see Archibald Motley: Jazz Age Modernistwhich originated at the Nasher Museum. 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: Nicholas Monro, Green Figures, 1970. Screenprint on paper, 25 x 35 1/2 inches (63.5 x 90.2 cm). Collection of the Nasher Museum. Gift of Mr. Lavere G. Lund. © Nicholas Monro. Photo by Peter Paul Geoffrion.

LEARN: Hong-An Truong, Explosions in the Sky (Điện Biên Phư 1954) from the video series Adaptation Fever, 2006-07. Video (black and white, sound), 3:20 minute loop. Courtesy of the artist. © Hong-An Truong.

VIEW: Liliane Lijn, Koan – Cuts III, 1971. Screenprint with collage on paper, 22 x 31 1/2 inches (55.9 x 80 cm). Collection of the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, North Carolina. Gift of Mr. Kenneth Dorman, 1980.104.3. © Liliane Lijn. All Rights Reserved, DACS, London and ARS, New York. Photo by Peter Paul Geoffrion.

SEE: Josef Albers, Formulation: Articulation (detail), 1972. Screenprint on Mohawk Superfine Bristol paper, 6 3/16 x 17 5/16 inches (15.7 x 44 cm). Collection of the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University. Gift of The Josef Albers Foundation, 1975.8.1.8. © The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Photo by Peter Paul Geoffrion.
TOUR, WORKSHOP, DISCUSS and SHOP photos by J Caldwell.
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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Power of the Ballot
Visitors are invited to experience Stacey L. Kirby’s latest work Power of the Ballot (2014), part of Area 919: Artists in the Triangle. This “performative interaction” asks visitors to consider “What obstacles do you overcome to vote?” Chief Precinct Officer Kirby and/or her Precinct Officers of the Interior will be at the Nasher Museum activating her performance installation throughout the run of the exhibition.

Complete performance schedule.
Tuesday, April 7, 4 - 7 PM

This workshop will focus on Colour Correction. Marshall Price, Nancy Hanks Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, will give an introduction to the exhibition. This program will also include time to make a screenprint, explore the exhibition independently and enjoy a light reception with wine. Participants will receive partial CEU credit and interdisciplinary curriculum-based materials to use in the classroom.

Register by Friday, April 3
Tour with Your Tot
Thursday, April 2, 11 AM
No reservations necessary. Please bring children in a carrier or a stroller. Adults pay $5 admission. Museum members and tots are free.
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