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Student Talk: Paint the Eyes Softer

Student Talk: Paint the Eyes Softer
4:30 PM-6 PM

Event Details

Date & Time:

Wed March 7, 2018
4:30 PM-6 PM


The Block Museum of Art
40 Arts Circle Drive
Evanston, IL 60208


Open to the public


Join the Block Museum for a special talk on Paint the Eyes Softer: Mummy Portraits from Ancient Egypt led by exhibition curators and Northwestern students who participated in the development of the exhibition. Learn more from their insights into the Roman past including their discovery of what lies beneath the wrappings of a mummy featured in the exhibition.

The program begins with a 4:30 PM exhibition viewing before moving into the Block auditorium at 5 PM. The hour-long auditorium program will begin with an introduction from exhibition curators and feature a presentation by their students.

Paint the Eyes Softer is organized by Northwestern’s Block Museum in collaboration with the University’s McCormick School of Engineering, Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences, Feinberg School of Medicine, andSchool of Communications.

Contact The Block Museum of Art for more information: (847) 491-4000 or email us at