An Evening with Toulouse-Lautrec

Quirky, artistically talented and a full participator of pleasure—one could easily describe French lithograph artist Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec and Northwestern students by the same words. That’s no mistake: Northwestern students’ intellect and creativity hit the stage and the gallery this January. On Wednesday, Jan. 21, the Block Museum welcomed a full house to “An Evening […]

Art Now! The Global Explosion

Listen Now (audio, 59 minutes) On April 14, 2012, Lisa Corrin, the Block Museum’s Ellen Philips Katz Director, spoke about the evolving global landscape of art and how institutions are changing in response to international trends. Lisa’s talk was part of A Day at Northwestern in Evanston, an event organized by the Northwestern Alumni Association that brings […]

Winter 2009 Exhibitions: A Curator’s Perspective

Hear Block Museum senior curator Debora Wood talk about Polaroids: Mapplethorpe and From Michelangelo to Annibale Carracci: A Century of Italian Drawings from the Prado and watch a slide show of images from both exhibitions. (12:48 minutes). Thank you to the Northwestern University Department of Academic and Research Technologies.