Pioneering software innovator Peter Norton has donated 68 contemporary artworks from his personal collection to Northwestern University’s Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art, a transformative gift that includes a wide variety of media from more than four dozen internationally known artists.
W. Eugene Smith, Jean Pearson (Theater Girl) series, 1949, gelatin silver print. Gift of Richard L. Sandor, 1986.1.158 I … More
Staff at the Block Museum recently began sharing their favorite works from our collection with each other on a weekly … More
Jiří Anderle, Solider and Bride, 1980, drypoint and mezzotint with photograph. 1988.2. Jiří Anderle is a Czech artist born … More
Roy De Forest, The Campfire, 1993, lithograph. Gift of Thomas Deutsch, 1998.10.5. As the Museum’s registrar, I’ve seen everything … More
Carol Wax (American, b. 1953) is one of the foremost artists working in the medium of mezzotint printmaking. Mezzotint is … More