Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University
Pink Constellation
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Museum closed for renovations
Museum Closed for Renovations
May 19 - 21
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Music and Brunch in the Cafe
Music and Brunch in the Café
Sunday, May 24, Noon - 3 PM
Experience live jazz flute with Julia Price and a brunch menu featuring local ingredients. Free for café patrons. Make reservations online or call 919-684-6032. More Summer Days Nasher Nights events.

Nasher Museum Store
The Nasher Museum 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.

Dinner and a Movie - Stolen
Thursday, May 28, 7 PM
Announcing a summer of art and intrigue on film, as our Dinner and a Movie series returns May 28 with Stolen (2006, Rebecca Dreyfus, 84 minutes) at 7 PM. Full details and pre-film dinner reservations.

Upcoming Tours
Public Tours / Thursdays, 6 PM, Sundays, 2 PM / more details.

Appropriation in Art / Thursday, June 11, 6 PM / more details.

Slow Art Tour / Saturday, June 13, 11 AM / more details.

Speak, Memory of Butterflies
What kind of art do you like best? What does this say about you? Take the quiz:

The Beast
From the Blog
The Beast, a Durham hip-hop/jazz band, energized the galleries as part off Reflections: the Nasher Museum Alzheimer's project. Read more.

Art in America
Art in America
Making the Rounds at 1:54, NYC’s Newest Art Fair, with Trevor Schoonmaker. Read more.

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Martin Kersels, Pink Constellation (detail), 2001. Video (color, sound), 20 minutes. Edition 8/10. Collection of Blake Byrne, T’57, partial and promised gift to The Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles. Image courtesy of The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles.

Pink Constellation is on view now.

Flute by Zoltán Vörös CC BY 2.0.

Hong Lei, Speak, Memory of Butterflies, 2005. Chromogenic print. 37 1/8 x 47 1/8 inches (94.3 x 119.7 cm). Museum purchase. 2007.2.1.2. © Hong Lei. Courtesy of the artist and Chambers Fine Art.

Omar Victor Diop: Jean-Baptiste Belley, 2014, ink-jet print, 23 1/2 by 15 3/4 inches. Courtesy Galerie MAGNIN-A, Paris. Retrieved from Art in America (2015).

Fabrice Monteiro: Signare, Ile de Goree, #1, 2011, digital print, 47 by 33 1/2 inches. Courtesy Mariane Ibrahim, Seattle. Retrieved from Art in America (2015).

All other 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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