Tag Archives: Scenic Overlook

Susan Giles: Catalog Release & Closing Reception

Join us and artist Susan Giles in celebrating the closing reception of Scenic Overlook and release of the exhibition catalog. The artist will be present to sign copies available for sale.

Susan Giles Talk at the Arts Club with Tony Macaluso

 Art Center exhibiting artist, Susan Giles, talks with Tony Macaluso, regarding viewing a city from above. Giles current exhibition Scenic Overlook considers the relationship between humans, skyscrapers and the city and how observing our surroundings from the observation deck of a skyscraper like the Willis Tower effects our understanding of life below. Macaluso is currently writing a […]

Susan Giles Artist Talk @ Mission Projects

Resident artist, Susan Giles will be discussing her current exhibition, Points in Space at The Mission Chicago, as well as her current exhibition Scenic Overlook at the Art Center. The Mission is located at: 1431 W. Chicago Ave. Chicago, IL 60642  

Artist Talk with Susan Giles

For this artist talk, Susan Giles will discuss her recreation of the four tallest observation towers and her exploration of aerial perspective as a source of visual power highlighted in her current exhibition, Scenic Overlook.  Susan Giles earned a Masters of Fine Art from Northwestern University in 2001 with an emphasis in sculpture and video, and […]

Reception for All Current Exhibitions

We invite you to mingle with artists and curators during a reception celebrating five exhibitions, including the work of our Chicago resident artist Susan Giles. NEW: Susan Giles: Scenic Overlook Nancy Lu Rosenheim: Swallow City Nature’s Matrix featuring work by Charles Heppner and Diane Jaderberg DEPARTING: ArtShop: Collective Possibilities Melika Bass: The Latest Sun is Sinking Fast

Outpost by Lou Mallozzi

Perched above the public, the artist selects individuals while looking through a telescope, and describes each in “objective” detail over a loudspeaker system audible to the subject and those around her/him. Nothing is hidden, all the mechanisms of the voyeur are exposed in the act of verbalizing the gaze, with the artist’s amplified voice demarcating […]

Open Studio: Rosine Kouamen & Susan Giles

Join us for Open Studio with resident artists Rosine Kouamen and Susan Giles. Rosine Kouamen’s residency is a part of Hyde Park Art Center’s 222 Exchange with Project Row Houses. More information on Susan Giles’ upcoming exhibition Scenic Overlook, here. Rosine Kouamen works across media including photography, sculpture and installation to investigate the transformation of culture and […]