“‘Not Just Another Pretty Face,’ the triennial art exhibition at the Hyde Park Art Center (HPAC),has raised $200,000 for the organization and 63 artists whose commissioned works aredisplayed across three galleries.

Scores of patrons commissioned the art, the proceeds of which are split between HPAC and the individual artists. In its seven iterations, the exhibition has raised more than $1 million.”

Hyde Park Herald, 2020


Hyde Park Art Center Summer Term Now ‘Contribute-What-You-Can,’ Removing Barriers To Access For All Students and Providing Employment For Teaching Artists

Some 40 classes for all ages and skill levels, including children’s camp, to be offered;  registration now open for session beginning June 22, 2020 (June 12, 2020)  Hyde Park Art Center, the renowned non-profit hub for contemporary art located on Chicago’s vibrant South Side, is proud to announce that its entire online Summer class term […]

Hyde Park Art Center Announces Expanded International Opportunities for Chicago Artists

New multi-year partnerships with Asian Arts Council and CEC ArtsLink further connect Chicago artists to international art communities through new residencies. (Chicago, IL) – Hyde Park Art Center (5020 S. Cornell Ave.) enthusiastically announces new collaborations with international foundations Asian Cultural Council (ACC) and CEC ArtsLink, expanding existing opportunities for Chicago artists to attend residencies, […]

Hyde Park Art Center Presents “Expanded Fields” December 13, 2019 – February 23, 2020

Exhibition Features Works by Artists Experimenting with New Mediums Image: Kunal Sen, Two Abyss Staring at Each Other, 2019, oil and acrylic on canvas, 24 x 12 inches CHICAGO – Hyde Park Art Center (5020 S. Cornell) is proud to present EXPANDED FIELDS, an exhibition of work from participants in New Edition, a pilot program […]