Gallery Talk: "The Living Image of Sound": Block Museum - Northwestern University
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Gallery Talk: "The Living Image of Sound"

black and white photo of a Black person dancing in the center of a room, knees crouched and bending backwards
Mikki Ferrill (American, born 1937), Untitled (The Garage, Chicago, 1973), Gelatin silver print, 11 × 14 in. , Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art, Northwestern University, The Richard Florsheim Art Fund Purchase, 2000.25.2
12:30 PM-1:30 PM

Event Details

Date & Time:

Thu March 30, 2023
12:30 PM-1:30 PM


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


Open to the public


Learn more about the story of jazz and social justice by looking deeply at works in The Living Image of Sound: Notes on Jazz and Protest at Northwestern during a gallery talk led by Ashleigh Deosaran, 2022–23 Block Curatorial Fellow and exhibition curator.

Programs are open to all, on a first-come first-served basis. RSVPs are not required, but appreciated, as they help us anticipate attendance numbers. 




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