Visit the Eloise W. Martin Study Center
To get a closer look at objects in our collection, make an appointment in the Block Museum's Eloise W. Martin Study Center. It is open to groups, classes as well as the general public.
To select works for your visit, you may search the online database or contact one of the curators. If you do not have specific works in mind, you may wish to choose from some of these popular categories:
- Common thematic requests: Color, language and text, experimental processes, Walter Burley and Marion Mahony Griffin collection, computer generated works on paper, depression-era prints and drawings
- Common media requests: Relief, intaglio, lithography, screen printing, drawing, photography
Make an Appointment
Appointments can be scheduled Monday through Friday between the hours of 10:00 a.m. to noon and 1:30 to 4:00 p.m. There will be no viewings when the Museum is closed for exhibition installation.
- Individuals should request a viewing at least one week in advance. Review the Study Center Guidelines (pdf) to help prepare for your visit.
- Teachers and professors are encouraged to schedule class visits prior to the beginning of the quarter or at least one month in advance. Review the Study Center Guidelines (pdf) to help ensure your visit is both enjoyable and safe for the collection.
To schedule your appointment, submit the form below or fax the Object Request Form (pdf) to 847.491.2261. Or, contact collections assistant Elizabeth Wolf at 847.467.0734 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Museum will respond to requests within one to two business days.