Time Out says
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.
Posted: Friday, December 19, 2014
Mary & Leigh Block Museum of Art
40 Arts Circle Dr
Tue 10am–5pm; Wed–Fri 10am–8pm; Sat, Sun 10am–5pm.
El stop: Purple to Foster. Bus: 201.
Displaying fragments of long-forgotten African trading centers and 250 artworks sourced from places like Mali, Morocco and Nigeria, the Block’s latest exhibit establishes West Africa as an overlooked mecca of medieval culture. “Caravans of Gold, Fragments...Masterpiece Until Sunday July 21 2019