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Power 100: Kader Attia

November, 2017, ArtReview

No Reader of 'William Blake and the Age of Aquarius' Will Remain Unmoved

Christopher John Stephens, November 27, 2017, Pop Matters

Thanks to a particle accelerator, we can see inside this ancient mummy

Fedor Kossakovski, November 28, 2017, PBS News Hour

Mummy Gets Close-up in Argonne Lab Device

Patrick M. O'Connell, November 28, 2017, Chicago Tribune

Researchers use advanced technology to study child mummy

November 29, 2017, The Washington Post

Reopening The Doors Of Perception

Robert C. Koehler, November 30, 2017, Common Dreams

Wilsons Establish Engagement Fund at Block

Evanston RoundTable, November 1, 2017, Evanston RoundTable

Introducing The Cinema Of Femi Odugbemi

P.M. News, November 4, 2017, P.M. News

Particle Accelerator Peers Inside Ancient Girl Mummy

Brid-Aine Parnell, November 30, 2017, Forbes

Caesar’s Landing in Britain – The History News of the Week

Daryl Worthington, December 1, 2017, NewHistorian

Five Worth Finding: holiday edition

Andrew Davis, December 5, 2017, Windy City Times

Egyptian mummy's secrets revealed at hi-tech laboratory

Sean Coughlan, December 6, 2017, BBC News

Things to Do in December

Jacky Runice, December 15, 2017, USA Today

The Best Art Books of 2017

Holland Cotter, December 15, 2017, New York Times

Newcity's Top 5 of of Everything 2017: Art

Elliot Reichert, December 21, 2017, Newcity

The best art exhibits to see in Chicago in January

Zach Long, December 29, 2017, Time Out Chicago

William Blake Exhibit at the Block Museum of Art

Suzanne Hanney, Streetwise Chicago

Northwestern engineer's innovative design exhibited as art

Storer Rowley, October 2, 2017, Northwestern Now

Funded Mandate: A Closer Look at a Campus Gift for Arts Engagement

Mike Scutari, October 5, 2017, Inside Philanthropy

NU professors discuss changes in political, cultural climate in the 1960s

Samantha Handler, October 5, 2017, Daily Northwestern

Take a trip and trip out to 'William Blake and the Age of Aquarius'

Jason Foumberg, October 9, 2017, 50th Summer of Love

Chicago's elevated northern burb

Aaron Gettinger, October 13, 2017, Star Tribune

"William Blake and the Age of Aquarius"

Bruce Thorn, October 2017, New Art Examiner

Paint the Eyes Softer

September 2, 2017, Wall Street International

7 Unique Museums on Chicago's North Shore

September 7, 2017, Chicago's North Shore

Top Places to Visit in Chicago by John Corbett

September 7, 2017, Blouin ARTINFO

Evanston rates tops for senior living

Charles Bartling, September 11, 2017, Evanston Now

Haute Hippies

Kerrie Kennedy, September 2017, NS Magazine

To Do: The best art exhibits in your area

September, 2017, Time Out Chicago

"William Blake and the Age of Aquarius"

J. Hoberman, September 2017, Artforum

Fall Entertainment Preview–Visual Arts

September 14, 2017, Chicago Sun-Times

Ten Things to Do This Week in Chicago

September 20, 2017, Chicago Magazine

Alumni donate $1.5 million to establish engagement fund at Block Museum

Maddie Burakoff, September 25, 2017, The Daily Northwestern

Carrie Mae Weems reshapes history in her image at the Block Museum

Kerry Cardoza, September 26, 2017, Chicago Reader

New Block Museum exhibition combines 18th century, contemporary art

Jane Yun, September 27, 2017, The Daily Northwestern

Sotheby’s launches a new prize for cutting-edge curators

F.R., September 28, 2017, The Economist

Film 50 2017: Chicago's Screen Gems

Ray Pride, September 28, 2017, NewCity Film

Friday's Weekly Round-up

September 29, 2017, The Allen Ginsberg Project

Art Movements

Tiernan Morgan, September 29, 2017, Hyperallergic

Tananbaums endow curator position at Block Museum of Art

Stephanie Kulke, August 2, 2017, Chicago Tribune

Art Industry News

August 10, 2017, Artnet

News From Around the Art World

August 14, 2017, Chicago Gallery News

Gates of Perception

Sigalit Zetouni, August 20, 2017, Chicago life Magazine

56 exciting openings in Chicago in September

Grace Perry, August 24, 2017, Time Out Chicago

Honoring the Wall of Respect

August 25, 2017, Northwestern Magazine

Editor's Picks: Fall Cultural Preview

Thomas Connors, August 26, 2017, Crain's

2017-2018 Preview

August 2017, Art In America

Art 50 2017: Chicago's Visual Vanguard

Elliot J. Reichert, Kerry Cardoza, Nicole Mauser and Lee Ann Norman, August 31, 2017, New City Art

40 local museum treasures you need to see now

Steve Johnson, July 6, 2017, Chicago Tribune

"The Nail That Sticks Up the Farthest"

Isabella Jiao, June 1, 2017, North by Northwestern


Justin Curto, June 2, 2017, North by Northwestern

Moorman exhibition opens in Salzburg

June 2017, Northwestern Footnotes

Scholars gather to dicuss counterculture, Summer of Love

Erin Karter, June 28, 2017, Northwestern Now

Past Meets Present

Meg Mathis, May 1, 2017, Sheridan Road

Block Museum Hosts Conference About Socially Engaged Art

Jacob Nelson, May 5, 2017, Northwestern Creative Sector News

Art That Sees the Big Picture

Matt Golosinski, May 15, 2017, Northwestern Research News

RTVF class creates student film festival

Emily Chaiet, May 17, 2017, The Daily Northwestern

Reviews: Kader Attia

Lauren DeLand, May 18, 2017, Art in America

Art history major finds a home base at the Block Museum

Stephanie Kulke, May 24, 2017, Northwestern Now

Hundert Arten, ein Cello zu spielen [A Hundred Ways to Play a Cello]

Brita Sachs, April 12, 2017, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung

By the Rock

April 2017, Evanston Magazine

Block Museum Exhibition Q & A

April 26, 2017, Hell's Printing Press

Research, Art Merge In Block Museum Exhibit

March 13, 2017, Northwestern News

'Whistler's Mother,' Darger, among arts highlights for Spring

Kyle MacMillan, March 2, 2017, Chicago Sun Times

Kader Attia, between Dakar, Algeria, and La Colonie in Paris

Emmanuel Balogun, March 29, 2017, True Africa

Starving Artists

February 1, 2017, NS Magazine

See it Now: Block Museum exhibit explores art and memory

Louise Burton, February 2, 2017, Chicago Tribune

Block exhibit remembers what government seems to forget

Stacy Tsai, February 7, 2017, North by Northwestern

Year of Public Art in Chicago: What's ahead for 2017

Carole Kuhrt Brewer, February 7, 2017, Chicago Now

10 Museums That Will Cure a Broken Heart

Angela Velez, February 7, 2017, Brit+Co

Block Museum exhibit digs into photos of 1960s miners

February 8, 2017, Mining Industry Today

Block Museum sewing circle brings community together [Video]

Alejandra Fernandez, February 8, 2017, North by Northwestern

Good Charlotte

Colby Chamberlain, January 10, 2017, Artforum

Resonances: Japanese/Korean Fluxus Artists and Charlotte Moorman

Lynn Gumpert, January 3, 2017, Asia Art Archive

Block Museum exhibition explores loss, trauma

January 18, 2017, The Daily Northwestern

Where to go this week, what to plan for later

Graham Meyer, January 18, 2017, Crain's

48 exciting openings in Chicago in February

Grace Perry, January 25, 2017, Time Out

Kader Attia Argues for Reparations and “Repair” at Lehmann Maupin

Christian Viveros-Fauné, January 27, 2017, Artnet

Innovating Materials Science for Art's Sake

January 31, 2017, Digital Learning Northwestern