Nasher Museum of Art
About the Nasher
The Nasher Museum has celebrated its first decade as a major center for the arts on Duke’s campus and in the surrounding Research Triangle area. The museum organizes and presents leading-edge, original exhibitions that travel to institutions worldwide. More than 1 million people have visited the museum since it opened in 2005.
The Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University promotes engagement with the visual arts for the Duke and Durham communities. The museum is dedicated to presenting innovative and accessible collections, exhibitions, publications and programs that stimulate intellectual discourse, enrich individual lives and generate new knowledge. Drawing on the resources of a leading research university, the museum serves as a laboratory for interdisciplinary approaches.