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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

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Visual Arts

Two people examine one of three paintings on the wall of the Block Museum of Art.

Block Museum exhibition ‘Taking Shape: Abstraction from the Arab World’ redefines modernism

October 2, 2022

Two and a half years after its originally scheduled inauguration in spring 2020, “Taking Shape: Abstraction from the Arab World, 1950s–1980s” has arrived at the Block Museum of Art. Students, faculty...

A light green wall with hexagonal canvases with paintings of flora on them.

New Evanston Art Center exhibit ‘HIVE Expanded’ reflects on man-made nature

October 2, 2022

The Evanston Art Center’s newest exhibit, “HIVE Expanded,” uses ceramics and sketches to draw attention to the impact a small change can have on the environment. The exhibit, originally curated...

A white circular table with black chairs surrounded by framed images on white wall.

The Block Museum’s ‘Looking 101’ exhibit helps visitors practice analyzing artwork

September 29, 2022

In the Block Museum’s Katz Gallery, visitors are encircled by a collection of images: a bowl of peaches, a math equation, the moon and more. The artworks don't have accompanying text, allowing viewers...

Colorfully painted rocks by the shore of Lake Michigan. The Chicago skyline is in the background. In the sky, it reads “THE WEEKEND AHEAD.”

The Weekend Ahead: Campus and city performances to catch for Week 2

September 29, 2022

If you’re looking for weekend plans, here are some performances on Northwestern’s campus and in Evanston that you won’t want to miss.  Griffin’s Tale Children’s Theatre Repertory Company:...

Beads are attached to colorful wooden statues that resemble humans.

Malika Jackson’s colorful paintings on display at Evanston Art Center explore race and spirituality

September 22, 2022

Chicago Southside artist Malika Jackson’s artwork exploring serenity, faith and hope is on display at the Evanston Arts Center this fall. “Whisper of a World Without Words,” curated by Evanston...

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