The Old Order and the New
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Nasher Creates - Adult Studio with Will Thomas
Nasher Creates: Adult Studio
Thursday, July 28, 6 PM
Join us for a drop-in creative workshop led by artist William Paul Thomas and stay for a drink at the cash bar! Cash bar starts at 5:30 PM. Workshop starts at 6 PM.

Upcoming Tours
Highlights Tours
Highlights Tour: Myths and Storytelling. Thursday, July 28, 6 PM. How art can be used to answer universal questions and as social commentary. Gallery guide Kate Newman will lead the discussion. More details.

Highlights Tour: Portraits. Sunday, July 31, 2 PM. Explore a selection of portraits in the current exhibitions with gallery guide Ruth Caccavale. More details.

Highlights Tour: Faces and Places. Sunday, August 7, 2 PM. Discuss the portraits and landscapes on view in the permanent collection with gallery guide Mary Jean Lowrie. More details.

We offer Free Highlights Tours on Thursdays at 6 PM and Sundays at 2 PM. More details.

Nasher Creates - Kid Studio
Nasher Creates: Kid Studio
Tuesday, August 2, 10 AM
Bring the family to a drop-in creative workshop! We will create paper plate masks inspired by Hemlet Masks by the Igbo People (Nigeria), from the current exhibition The Collection Galleries.

Free with admission.

Kid Studio activities are intended for kids ages 5-10. Not for groups larger than 8. If you wish to have more than 8 people in a group, please contact

Bluegrass with Jeff Stickley and Jason Beverly
Gallery Concert: Bluegrass with Jeff Stickley and Jason Beverly
Thursday, August 4, 7 PM
Enjoy live music in the galleries by musicians Jeff Stickley and Jason Beverly. Inspired by and performing in the Burk Uzzle: Southern Landscapes exhibition, Stickley will play traditional Southern bluegrass on the guitar with Beverly on mandolin. The duo will share how the songs connect to the photographs on display.

Uzzle Buzz
Uzzle Buzz: Country Roads
“Uzzle Buzz” is a series of blog posts, written by various authors, that respond to or comment on some aspect of the Ackland Art Museum's exhibition All About America: Photographs by Burk Uzzle.

"Driving to Wilson, North Carolina is a little like driving home."

Read more from "Country Roads," the most recent blog post written by Molly Boarati, Assistant Curator at the Nasher Museum.

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Peter Henry Emerson, The Old Order and the New from Life and Landscape on the Norfolk Broads, 1886. Vintage mounted platinum print, 4 3/4 x 9 inches (12.1 x 22.9 cm). Collection of the Nasher Museum. Gift of Sarit Rozycki and Robert Cromwell, 2015.16.3. On view in Selections from the Photography Collection, as part of The Collection Galleries.

Image courtesy William Paul Thomas.

Reginald Marsh, Dalí's Dream of Venus, 1939. Watercolor on paper, 26 1/2 x 39 1/2 inches (67.3 x 100.3 cm). Collection of the Nasher Museum. Bequest of Louise and Alvin Myerberg, 2010.3.12. © Estate of Reginald Marsh / Art Students League, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Photo by Peter Paul Geoffrion. On view in The Collection Galleries.

Burk Uzzle, Chicken Lunch, 2011. Archival pigment print, 40 x 50 inches (101.6 x 127 cm). Collection of Jennings Brody and Jonathan Kea. © Burk Uzzle.

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.

The Collection Galleries is made possible by Nasher Annual Fund donors with special support from Anita and John Schwarz.

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