Tag Archives: Hall of Khan

High Noon Ride and Closing Picnic

Have you ever seen hundreds of urban cowboys trotting along the southside lakefront path on a summer day? That’s the spectacular Broken Arrow Horseback Riding Club! A south side group of nearly 200 African-American equestrians – this year celebrating their 24th annual event, the High Noon Ride.  This momentous event is paired with the closing of our […]

Art Lab with Horses – Postponed

Due to the Chicago Blackhawk’s Stanley Cup Parade planned for Friday, June 28, the Art Lab with Horses event has been postponed until July. Please check back to find out the new date and time. Go Hawks! The Art Center is hosting an open studio for adults and kids (with adult supervision) to draw or sculpt with a live […]

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ARTIST-RUN ARTBAR: ARTISTS AIN’T UNICORNS As one of Chicago’s major exhibition venues, we understand that artists can seem elusive. Like the unicorn, artists are rare, mysterious, mythical creatures that can only be momentarily glimpsed through throngs of adoring people at exhibition openings, or—even more rarely—in the privacy of their cloistered studios, where the magic of […]

Conversations with the Artist: Jeremiah Hulsebos-Spofford

Hyde Park Art Center invites you to meet emerging Chicago-based artist Jeremiah Hulsebos-Spofford in an open forum for discussion about the ideas behind the work included in his monumental first solo exhibition, Hall of Khan, on view at the Art Center through July 28. About Hall of Khan: Equestrian war monuments get a modern makeover from emerging […]

Performance: Elijah Burgher as Equestrian Monument to Polo Ralf Lauren

Celebrate the opening of the exhibition with an unveiling of the new installation by Jeremiah Hulsebos-Spofford. Two of his sculptures will be mounted on live horses to create living equestrian monuments acting as stand-ins for historical figures whose lives and legends shaped the present day. A special live performance featuring Elijah Burgher will take place […]

Exhibition Reception

Exhibition Opening Reception for Jeremiah Hulsebos-Spofford: Hall of Khan, Cauleen Smith: 17, Lee Blalock: Neue and nowhere better. Jeremiah Hulsebos-Spofford: Hall of Khan April 14 – July 28 Gallery 1 Hall of Khan is a new sculptural installation by emerging artist Jeremiah Hulsebos-Spofford that addresses the form and function of the public monument to celebrate national achievements and/or conquests – both in […]

Open Studio: Minouk Lim, Vlatka Horvat & Jeremiah Hulsebos-Spofford

You’re invited to an epic Open Studio featuring Minouk Lim, our next Jackman Class resident artist, as she prepares for her new performance Firecliff 4_Chicago at the Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts, London-based Vlatka Horvat, another exciting IN>TIME participant, and Jeremiah Hulsebos-Spofford, in your last chance to peek into his studio before his upcoming solo show Hall of […]