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Sonya Clark: Gallery Performance - Unraveling
Thursday, October 20, 7 PM

Richmond-based artist Sonya Clark presents her work Unraveling, in which she slowly unravels a Confederate battle flag. Introductory remarks by Duke Assistant Professor Jasmine Nichole Cobb.

5:30 PM Cash Bar
6 PM Free Highlights Tour. Join gallery guide Meg Williams for an exploration of home and space represented in the current exhibitions. 

7 PM Gallery Performance

Nasher Reads
Nasher Reads: A Home on the Field, by Paul Cuadros
Wednesday, October 19, 11 AM

More information on the book discussion.

Upcoming Tours
Upcoming Tours
Thursday, October 20, 6 PM
Free Highlights Tour. Join gallery guide Meg Williams for an exploration of home and space represented in the current exhibitions. 

Sunday, October 23, 2 PM

Free Highlights Tour. Join gallery guides Kate Newman and Meg Williams for a discussion of religion and spirituality represented in the current exhibitions. 

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

Nasher Teens Meetup
Nasher Teens Meetup - Saturday Studio with Lamar Whidbee
Saturday, October 22, 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Area teens are invited to participate in our first ever Nasher Teen Saturday Studio. Bring your own works-in-progress, or create something entirely new. Tour and get inspired by Southern Accent and The Collections Galleries at the Nasher. Get guidance and input from area artist and current UNC MFA student Lamar Whidbee.

Space is limited. Register online.

Mural Bike Tours
Bicycle Mural Tour: Downtown Durham
Saturday, October 22, 10-11:30 PM
Explore the beautiful murals of downtown Durham, including a mural by Odili Donald Odita.

More information.

Mural Durham
Saturday, October 22, 1-4 PM
Following the Bicycle Mural Tour in downtown Durham, head over to the Art Annex (404 Gattis St.) for local food, music and live graffiti/mural painting.

Hardcore Southern Punk Sunday Matinne
Hardcore Southern Punk Sunday Matinee
Sunday, October 23, 2-5 PM
In the early 80s, coffee shops, skating rinks, church basements and local clubs hosted hardcore punk matinees for kids not old enough to go to bars. The Nasher Museum presents an afternoon of southern punk energy expression in the hopes of complicating everyone’s notions of southern culture. Featuring Pipe, Blackball and Natural Causes, with DJ Bug Spray and DJ Misty Touch spinning punk between sets. Organized by musician Mac McCaughan, co-founder of Merge Records, member of Superchunk. Free and open to all.

Poetry and Art
So and So: Poetry & Art
Thursday, October 27, 7 PM
Poets and Fiction writers Lauren Hunter, Odie Lindsey, Joanna Ruocco and Sampson Starkweather give a reading of their work in response to art and issues raised in Southern Accent: Seeking the American South in Contemporary Art. More information, including writers’ bios on Facebook.

5:30 PM Cash Bar

6 PM Highlights tour

7 PM So and So Reading

Trisha Brown Dance Company
Trisha Brown Dance Company: In Plain Site
Saturday, October 29, 6 & 8:30 PM
Retired pioneering choreographer Trisha Brown’s dance company breathes new life into her masterpiece, In Plain Site, in an unconventional space – the Nasher Museum. Presented by Duke Performances. Tickets (space is limited): $32 general admission, $15 ages 30 and under, $10 Duke students. Purchase tickets:

Free Family Day
Free Family Day
Sunday, October 30, Noon - 4 PM
Explore Halloween, Día de los Muertos and all things fall. Show off your creativity while taking part in our costume contest and parade. Prizes will be awarded for homemade costumes. Be mesmerized by a performance from Paperhand Puppet Intervention!

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Henry Harrison Mayes, Untitled, n.d. Corrugated metal and rolled asphalt; 51.5 x 72 inches (130.81 x 182.88 cm). Collection of Jill McCorkle and Tom Rankin. © Estate of Henry Harrison Mayes. Photo by Peter Paul Geoffrion.

Banner and Sonya Clark 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.

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

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