Tag: Candace Hunter

South Side Community Art Center hosts artist talk featuring son of co-founder Eldzier Cortor

South Side Community Art Center hosts artist talk featuring son of co-founder Eldzier Cortor
CHICAGO – The South Side Community Art Center (SSCAC) opened the exhibition Transcending Times: Works by Eldzier Cortor on Sunday, July 27 with a talk featuring the son of the master artist/printmaker and one of the founders of the SSCAC.  Michael Cortor joined Sarah Kelly Oehler, associate curator of American Art, Art Institute of Chicago;... Read more »

Candace Hunter's "Hooded Truths" dredges up powerful emotions at South Side Community Art Center

The Artist, Candace Hunter
Candace Hunter’s “Hooded Truths”, now on exhibit at the South Side Community Art Center (SSCAC), is both provocative and evocative.  The installation makes you catch your breath and, as the artist describes it, is ‘”a painful and complicated affair”. Hunter has disassembled the African American icons of history and civil rights and expertly weaved them... Read more »

South Side Community Art Center presents “Hooded Truths” by Candace Hunter

South Side Community Art Center presents “Hooded Truths” by Candace Hunter
The South Side Community Art Center (SSCAC) will host “Hooded Truths”, an exhibit of the works of Candace Hunter, opening June 13 at SSCAC, 3831 S. Michigan Ave.  The exhibit is “a cornucopia of images, ideas and personas all swathed in the costume of 21st Century America – the hoodie.  In the exhibit Hunter explores... Read more »
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