Current Exhibitions

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Kay Rosen: Don't Look Back

A site-specific wall painting that rewards those who explore the Art Center’s architecture.

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Inside the Outside

Imagism gets turned upside-down and inside-out in this retrospective sampling of paintings by Elenor Spiess-Ferris and Richard Loving curated by Aaron Ott.

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Ross Sawyers: Model Pictures

Ross Sawyers’ photographs of deconstructed models crack the veneer of the housing economy

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John Preus: The Beast

The Beast is an architectural intervention and companion public program that raises questions about the use and social value of public space. 

Upcoming Exhibitions

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Fast Forward : Rewind : Play

A series of four curatorial experiments coming out the Art Center's School and Studio

Art Shop Escape

ArtShop: FaceTime

An exhibition of student work by the Hyde Park Art Center’s ArtShop, a group of teenagers from South Side area high schools.

Front & Center

Multi-media work by 25 artists from the 2014 class of the Center Program.

Ground Floor

A survey exhibition of multi-media work by promising artists who have recently emerged from Chicago's top level MFA programs in 2013 and 2014.