Current Exhibitions

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Warm Kitty, Soft Kitty

Though a selection of photography, performance, video, and sculpture curated by Camille Morgan, the exhibition presents variations on the the act of feeling. The artists featured in the show address the emotional and sensational experience of touch and how it can be documented outside of individual memory to influence the creation of collective perceptions.


Creatures From The Concrete

Graffiti by from the streets of Chicago pours into the Hyde Park Art Center in this large-scale site-specific collaborative piece by notable women artists.

Upcoming Exhibitions


Daniel Bruttig: Timekeeper

For this solo exhibition, Daniel Bruttig create new sculptures and reliefs combining Cuckoo Clock components and thick paint.

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In Bringing Forth

Ten artists affiliated with the Art Center’s School Program visualize their practice in this multimedia exhibition.

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Jefferson Pinder:Onyx Odyssey

Jefferson Pinder builds on the larger cultural discussion on race with his latest exhibition of sculpture, prints, video and light installation.

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The Weight of Rage

An exhibition of art and writing developed in the Prison and Neighborhood Arts Project at Stateville Prison.

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Sabina Ott: Who Cares For The Sky?

For her solo exhibitions, Sabina Ott presents a new project that pushes a form – a mountain – and mines it to emphasize deeper meaning that lies both atop and underneath the mountains that exist in our daily lives.

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Alice Hargrave: Paradise Wavers

The latest series of large-format photography by Alice Hargrave present a sophisticated relationship between place, color, material, and memory.

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Rodrigo Lara Zendejas: La Paz

Utilizing clay sculptures, kinetic objects, and sound, Lara will create a new installation that explores the connection between spirituality and physical structure as experienced through handmade altars and gardens.

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Karen Reimer

The new site-specific installation by artist Karen Reimer explores the history of Hyde Park Art Center’s current location by creating simple interventions using everyday materials.

Paul Mpagi Sepuya

Los Angeles/New York-based photographer, Paul M. Sepuya presents the outcome of his 2014 participation in the Jackman Goldwasser Residency, where he researched relationships and fictional explorations of gender and sexuality.