Candace Hunter: The Alien- Nation and Sovereign States of Octavia E. Butler

Candace Hunter: The Alien- Nation and Sovereign States of Octavia E. Butler

The Alien- Nation and Sovereign States of Octavia E. Butler is an exploratory installation of video, performance, collage, and painting that expands on Candace Hunter’s speculation of the future of human resilience in the wake of racial reckoning, climate change, and food scarcity.

Teen Show

New paintings, drawings, photography, prints, and multimedia works demonstrate the intense study by young adult artists participating in Hyde Park Art Center’s Teen programs.

SURVIVING THE LONG WARS: Unlikely Entanglements

SURVIVING THE LONG WARS: Unlikely Entanglements reveals the connections that emerge between personal and collective histories of Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) communities marked by the legacies of the two longest wars in US history—the “American Indian Wars” and the “Global War on Terror.” 

William Estrada: Multiples and Multitudes

The exhibition brings together works by William Estrada, his collaborators, and students that exemplify his radical commitment to empowering communities through art-making and agency.

Edra Soto: Destination/El Destino: a decade of GRAFT

Through the GRAFT series of sculptures, wall reliefs and installations, Edra Soto explores vernacular architecture familiar to the artist’s native Puerto Rico to address the adaptability and hybridity of cultural representation.