Directory

Susan Giles

Susan Giles September 2014 - September 2015Chicago, IL Susan Giles (b. 1967, New Jersey) creates sculpture, video, and installation work that fragment our relationship to a city and its buildings in effort to experience these foreign or familiar sites in new ways. Since 2000, her work has been featured in group and solo exhibitions across [...]

Bermet Borubaeva

Bermet Borubaeva In residency virtually in 2021Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan Bermet Borubaeva is a researcher, curator, and artist from Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, co-curator of Bishkek School of Contemporary Art. In her multi-faceted practice, she engages with the politico-economic issues of food production and conservation, labour, migration, urban environment, and gender emancipation. Borubaeva holds a Bachelor of Arts in [...]

Dorothy Burge

This BAC + Art Center Residency is a partnership between Hyde Park Art Center and the Black Arts Consortium at Northwestern University. Dorothy Burge May 3, 2021 - August 15, 2021Chicago, IL Dorothy Burge (she/her) is a multimedia artist and community activist inspired by history and current issues of social justice. Dorothy is a native of [...]

Alexandra Antoine

Alexandra Antoine August 30, 2021 - December 12, 2021Chicago, IL Alexandra Antoine (she/her) is a Chicago-based interdisciplinary artist whose work examines traditional artistic practices throughout the African Diaspora with a focus on healing traditions, identity and culture through the use of collage, portraiture, and most recently, farming. She uses the portrait as a tool to [...]

Devin T. Mays

This BAC + Art Center Residency is a partnership between Hyde Park Art Center and the Black Arts Consortium at Northwestern University. Devin T. Mays August 30, 2021 - December 12, 2021Chicago, IL Devin T. Mays (he/him, they/they) holds a B.B.A in International Business and Marketing from Howard University. After receiving his degree, he worked in [...]

Aaron Hughes

Aaron Hughes May 3, 2021 - August 15, 2021Chicago, IL Aaron Hughes (he/him) is an artist, curator, organizer, teacher, anti-war activist, and Iraq War veteran. He works collaboratively in diverse spaces and media to create meaning out of personal and collective trauma, deconstruct and transform systems of oppression, and seek liberation. Working through an interdisciplinary practice [...]

Jory Drew

This BAC + Art Center Residency is a partnership between Hyde Park Art Center and the Black Arts Consortium at Northwestern University. Jory Drew January 15 - April 24, 2021Chicago, IL Jory Drew (They/them) is an artist and educator, whose work reckons with the social constructions of race, gender, and love which influence the economic, [...]

Moises Salazar

Moises Salazar January 15 - April 24, 2021Chicago, IL Moises Salazar (they/them) is a non-binary queer artist from Chicago. Being first generation Mexican American has cemented a conflict within Moises Salazar’s political identity, which is the conceptual focus of their practice. Whether addressing queer or immigrant bodies, their practice is tailored to showcasing the trauma, history, [...]

William Estrada

William Estrada January 15, 2021 - December 15, 2021Chicago, IL William Estrada is an arts educator and multidisciplinary artist. His art and teaching is a collaborative discourse that critically re-examines public and private spaces with people to engage in radical imagination. He has presented in various panels regarding community programming, arts integration, and social justice [...]

Farah Salem

Farah Salem January 15, 2021 - December 15, 2021Chicago, IL Farah Salem (she/her)  is an artist and art therapist from Kuwait, whose photo, performance, and installation practice questions the potential erasure of socio-cultural conditioning, focusing on the gendered nature of trauma as it is embedded within her experiences as an Arab woman. Her studio and [...]