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Alumni donate $1.5 million to establish engagement fund at Block Museum

Maddie Burakoff, Assistant Campus Editor

September 24, 2017

Filed under Alumni, Campus, Facilities

The Block Museum of Art received a $1.5 million gift from Northwestern alumni Stephen Wilson (Weinberg ’70, Kellogg ’74) and Susan Wilson (Medill ’70) to support a new engagement program, according to a Friday news release. “We...

Block Museum receives gift of Edward Steichen photographs

Amelia Langas, Reporter

April 12, 2017

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Latest Stories

Northwestern’s Block Museum of Art received a gift of 44 Edward Steichen photographs from art collectors Richard and Jackie Hollander late last year. Steichen is a 20th-century American artist who pushed photography’s potential,...

Alumnae of NU celebrates centennial, creates new programming

Matthew Choi, Assistant Campus Editor

January 31, 2016

Filed under Alumni, Campus, Latest Stories

In 1916, a small group of women began selling sandwiches to fundraise for a women’s building at Northwestern. In the 100 years since, that group has raised more than $7 million for NU. The Alumnae of NU, an organization of volunt...

Block Museum exhibit travels to NYU’s Grey Art Gallery

Peter Kotecki, Reporter

February 4, 2015

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

A&E An exhibit that premiered at the Block Museum of Art has traveled to a New York University gallery as part of a partnership between the two schools' art museums. Block’s 2014 exhibit, "The Left Front: Radical A...