Chicago Avenue Stilting Club

Meet the artist: Masanari Kawahara

  • Stilting youth from Pillsbury House's Summer Arts Camp

    Stilting youth from Pillsbury House's Summer Arts Camp

  • Stilting youth from Pillsbury House's Summer Arts Camp

    Stilting youth from Pillsbury House's Summer Arts Camp

  • Masa helps some of the stilters secure their stilts

    Masa helps some of the stilters secure their stilts

  • Building the stilts

    Building the stilts

  • Lilian with her parents at the Stilting Presentation on May 24th, 2013; photo by Theo Goodell

    Lilian with her parents at the Stilting Presentation on May 24th, 2013; photo by Theo Goodell

  • Malachi, on the tallest stilts in the CASC, shows off his stilting skills as his grandma looks on at the Stilting Presentation on May 24th, 2013; photo by Theo Goodell

    Malachi, on the tallest stilts in the CASC, shows off his stilting skills as his grandma looks on at the Stilting Presentation on May 24th, 2013; photo by Theo Goodell

  • Masa teaches Cody how to stilt while his dad looks on at the Arts on Chicago Celebration.

    Masa teaches Cody how to stilt while his dad looks on at the Arts on Chicago Celebration.

  • Aidan takes a walk up high while his mom stands by for support at the June 8th Arts on Chicago Celebration.

    Aidan takes a walk up high while his mom stands by for support at the June 8th Arts on Chicago Celebration.

Masanari Kawahara, Arts on Chicago Artist from Pillsbury House Theatre on Vimeo.

"I think there are more stiltings in Powderhorn than anywhere in the world."

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