If you're looking for a little bit on cultural enrichment in Evanston, there's no better place to start than at the fine arts museum of Northwestern University. The museum's permanent collection boasts 4,000-plus works by artists such as Shirin Neshat and Jasper Johns, and its Pick-Laudati Auditorium hosts the artsy Block Cinema.
|Venue name:||Mary & Leigh Block Museum of Art||Contact:|
40 Arts Circle Dr
|Opening hours:||Tue 10am–5pm; Wed–Fri 10am–8pm; Sat, Sun 10am–5pm.|
|Transport:||El stop: Purple to Foster. Bus: 201.|
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"If You Remember, I’ll Remember"
Reflect on the past at this group exhibition, which gathers works by contemporary artists such as Kristine Aono, Shan Goshorn, Samantha Hill, McCallum & Tarry, Dario Robleto and Marie Watt. The work on display invites visitors to reconcile with the persistence...Painting Until Sunday June 18 2017
Growing up between the Algeria and the suburbs of Paris, Kader Attia always felt culturally out of place. His collages, sculptures and installation confront his search for identity, exploring the differences between Western and non-Western approaches...Installation Until Sunday April 16 2017
"The Wall of Respect and Chicago's Mural Movement"
In 1967, a gigantic mural depicting pivotal black figures and leaders appeared on the side of a building on the South Side of Chicago, quickly earning the name “the Wall of Respect.” The vivid painting only lasted a few years, but its impact has continued...Painting Friday April 21 2017 - Sunday June 18 2017