Staff Stories

Curator Janet Dees named 2023 Center for Curatorial Leadership Fellow

On November 17th, The Center for Curatorial Leadership (CCL) announced its 2023 cohort of Fellows, naming Janet Dees, The Block’s Steven and Lisa Munster Tananbaum Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, among the selective group. Now in its sixteenth year, the CCL Fellowship is the preeminent leadership program for curators, providing them the skills and […]

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Exhibition Stories

A Site of Struggle: Opening Conversation [Video]

Originating at Northwestern University‚Äôs Block Museum of Art, A Site of Struggle explores how artists have engaged with the reality of anti-Black violence and its accompanying challenges of representation in the United States over a 100+ year period.  On Saturday, January 29 over 200 guests joined The Block Museum online for a conversation to mark the opening […]

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