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National Humanities Center

  • 7 TW Alexander Dr
  • Durham, NC 27709-2256
  • Primary: (919) 549-0661
  • Fax: (919) 990-8535
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The only major independent American institute for advanced study in all fields of the humanities. Presents rotating visual art exhibits, lectures, and various cultural events.

  • Business Hours: See website for more details.
  • Miles To Convention Center: 6.70
  • Miles to RDU Airport: 8.6
Visual Arts
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Art Exhibit - “No Citation Needed”

An exploration of systems of learning and the transfer of knowledge inside and outside of traditional education settings, juxtaposing formal K-12 and college education with lessons passed down …

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Art Exhibit - “Beyond Despair”

When faced with seemingly insurmountable challenges, a common human response is to fall into a resigned paralysis. We look for someone smarter, richer, or braver who will solve our problems and save …

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Beyond Despair: Exhibition Reception and Curator Talk

The artists in this exhibition explore relationships with nature in many ways, from meditations on what we have and stand to lose, to evidence of the impacts we have already made on our environment. …

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