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  • March 4, 2015
    On Chess: End game looming for Living Like Kings

    On Chess: End game looming for Living Like Kings

    Last chance to experience Living Like Kings: The Unexpected Collision of Chess and Hip Hop Culture, as the endgame nears for the two-floor, multifaceted art installation on display at the World Chess Hall of Fame

    Posted in Events, Exhibitions, On Chess

  • March 2, 2015
    A Year Remixed

    A Year Remixed

    2014 was an exciting year for the World Chess Hall of Fame (WCHOF), featuring many different popular exhibitions and events. The WCHOF experienced its highest visitor attendance, with guests numbering 13,344. The October opening of the exhibition Living Like Kings drew 550 visitors and featured special guest and speaker RZA ofThe Wu-Tang Clan. Since 2011 when the Hall of Fame opened, attendance has topped 35,000. Enjoy a year remixed; compiled by gallery attendant and blog contributor Sarah Weinman.

    Posted in Arts and Culture, Education Programs, Events, Exhibitions

  • February 25, 2015
    On Chess: Time rules the laws of chess

    On Chess: Time rules the laws of chess

    Writing about the Rules of Chess, on the surface, seems to be a strange topic of discussion. After all, the last rule changes -- which included the enhanced powers of the Queen, En Passant and Castling -- have been defined for 500 years! You’d think that the rules of chess had been cast in stone, but you’d be wrong.

    Posted in On Chess

  • February 25, 2015
    Tee Up With Kim: Illphonics

    Tee Up With Kim: Illphonics

    The Illphonics will take over the World Chess Hall of Fame tonight.

    Posted in Events, WCHOF in the News