Exhibitions

The Block's three galleries offer rotating exhibitions presenting art across time, culture and media.  

Marie Watt, Witness, 2015

If You Remember, I’ll Remember

Main Gallery | February 4 - June 18, 2017
If You Remember, I’ll Remember is an invitation to think about the present while reflecting on the past with contemporary artists Kristine Aono, Shan Goshorn, Samantha Hill, McCallum & Tarry, Dario Robleto and Marie Watt.
Wall of Respect

We Are Revolutionaries: The Wall of Respect and Chicago's Mural Movement

Katz Gallery | April 21 - June 18, 2017
Using photographs and documents relating to the Wall of Respect and other murals, this exhibition explores the mural movement in Chicago in its historical context, investigating how race and class have intersected with the spatial politics of the city.