Events

Saturday, November 4, 2017

10:00AM to 11:30AM

Explore the beautiful murals of downtown Durham by bicycle with tours co-organized by Preservation Durham, the Museum of Durham History and the Nasher Museum. Approximately 13 murals will be... read more »

10:15AM to 12:15PM

Join Laura Frankstone at the Nasher Museum for three consecutive figure study classes. All are welcome! Both beginners and experienced sketchers will experiment with new inspiration from beautiful... read more »

Thursday, November 9, 2017

4:45PM to 5:45PM

Francois Meltzer, chair of the Department of Comparative Literature and professor in the Divinity School and the College at the University of Chicago, will give a talk entitled "When Words Fail:... read more »

6:00PM to 7:30PM

Carlo Dolci considered his painting to be a devotional exercise, praying with each brush stroke. He would often write a prayer on the back of a canvas, hidden in the framing. Dolci has been... read more »

7:00PM to 9:00PM

Duke University Musical Instrument Collections (DUMIC) and the Nasher Museum co-present an evening of vocal music of 17th-century Italy, featuring works by Strozzi, Merula and Monteverdi. Pre-concert... read more »

7:00PM to 8:30PM

Vocal music of 17th-century Italy, featuring works by Strozzi, Merula, and Monteverdi. Featuring Laurie Monahan, voice (Berklee College of Music), Catherine Liddel, theorbo & baroque guitar (... read more »

Saturday, November 11, 2017

9:00AM to 5:00PM

Lauren Pond was chosen by curator Peter Barberie, to win the eighth biennial Center for Documentary Studies/Honickman First Book Prize in Photography for her series "Test of Faith." The images... read more »

10:15AM to 12:15PM

Join Laura Frankstone at the Nasher Museum for the final class of three consecutive figure study classes. All are welcome! Both beginners and experienced sketchers will experiment with new... read more »

Thursday, November 16, 2017

5:30PM to 7:30PM

Lauren Pond was chosen by curator Peter Barberie, to win the eighth biennial Center for Documentary Studies/Honickman First Book Prize in Photography for her series "Test of Faith." The images... read more »

6:00PM to 7:30PM

Carlo Dolci considered his painting to be a devotional exercise, praying with each brush stroke. He would often write a prayer on the back of a canvas, hidden in the framing. Dolci has been... read more »

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