Resilient Images

January 07 22 April 2018

New Photography and Video Works Focus on Human Resilience in a Post-Industrial Landscape

CHICAGO – Hyde Park Art Center is pleased to present “Resilient Images,” the second half of a two-part exhibition in collaboration with the Center Régional de la Photographie (CRP), opening on Jan. 7, 2018 at the Art Center and continuing through March 4 and April 22, 2018 respectively.

The exhibition presents new work by artists Justine Pluvinage and David Schalliol, produced over the course of a two-year-long residency exchange between the two organizations. A public reception, featuring both artists and supported by the French Consulate for the Midwest, will take place on Sunday, Jan. 14 from 3 – 5 p.m. In advance of the reception, from 2 – 3 p.m., the artists and curators will present a short series of micro-talks the project. The reception will culminate in a performance at 4 p.m. by Chicago artist FM Supreme, featured in Pluvinage’s video “Amazons.”

“Resilient Images” Public Programs All events take place at Hyde Park Art Center and are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.

Micro-Talks by “Resilient Images” Artists and Curators Sunday, Jan. 14, 2 – 3 p.m.
Public Reception for the Exhibition supported by the French Consulate for the Midwest Sunday, Jan. 14, 3 – 5 p.m. Featuring a performance by Chicago artist FM Supreme at 4 p.m.

Public Talk Tuesday, February 27, 6 p.m. Featuring David Schalliol in conversation with a noted geographer to address how changes in our post-industrial landscape alter communities.