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‘Native Voices’ at the Nasher

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The Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University celebrated the opening of its newest exhibit, “Art for a New Understanding: Native Voices, 1950s to Now” with a VIP preview in August. The exhibit, the first to chart the development of contemporary Indigenous art in the United States and Canada, features about 60 works from Native American artists across the continent. Guests kicked off the evening with hors d’oeuvres and drinks, followed by opening remarks from Nasher Museum Director Sarah Schroth and Duke University President Vincent Price. The exhibit will be on display until Jan. 12.

1 Curator Marshall Price, artist Stephen Hayes, gallery guide Kate Newman, Hillary Hood and Mike Williams. 2 Duke associate professor Esther Gabara, artist and Duke Professor Pedro Lasch and C.T. Woods-Powell. 3 Lori Arthur Stroud, Duke Professor Deborah DeMott, Nasher Museum Director Sarah Schroth and Jonathan Prinz. 4 Durham Magazine’s Amanda MacLaren and Hannah Lee. 5 Darien Herndon and Shaun Taraporewalla. 6 Nasher Museum intern Rae Hsu and Duke Professor Kristine Stiles.

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Durham Magazine Oct/Nov 2019  

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