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Arts

Northwestern artists present world-class exhibitions and performances

Helping us better see the world by illuminating a rich diversity of experiences and perspectives in dance, film, music, theater and fine arts.

Spotlight

Broadening our view of abstract art with works from the Arab world and beyond

Exhibition at the Block Museum of Art shows how artists grappled with issues of authenticity, identity and the decolonialization of culture

August 31, 2022

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Upcoming Events

Nov
30
2022

LOOKING 101

12:00 PM Evanston
Learn to look in this dynamic space for teaching and learning through art. The average museum visitor spends less than 30 second…
Nov
30
2022

The Block Collects 2022

12:00 PM Evanston
very year The Block brings new works of art into the collection to support Northwestern University’s teaching and learning m…

Venues

There's a lot to see and do in Evanston and Chicago.

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Chicago:

There’s a lot happening on and around the Chicago campus. Wondering where to park, find an arts venue or even take a stroll between the lakefront and Michigan Avenue? Use the map to find landmarks or hidden gems when you’re here.

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Evanston:

There’s a lot to see and do when you visit the Evanston campus. Wondering where to park, take a stroll or find an arts venue? Use the map to find a building, landmark or hidden gem when you’re here.


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