Shifting Boundaries in Review

We recently concluded Shifting Boundaries: Community Arts Practice in Public Schools, an exhibition of artwork created by students and families in our after-school program, and we were thrilled [...]


Nuestras Historias (Our Stories) at Telpochcalli Elementary

This post highlights a project from our upcoming Shifting Boundaries exhibition, which will run March 1-9, 2018, at Hairpin Arts Center. Click here to learn more about Shifting Boundaries, [...]


The Origin of Liberty’s Promise, La Promesa de Libertad

(Leer esta historia en español) We are so excited to share with you an amazing project underway at in our after-school program at Telpochcalli Elementary! We’ll be sending out additional [...]


Saying Important Things: CPS Mothers Become Artists and Community Builders

Comadres en el Arte, an exhibition of art and community building by mothers from CPS schools As a part of CAPE’s program Supporting Communities in Arts Learning Environments (SCALE), mothers from [...]


CAPE Events: Comadres en el Arte – A New Exhibition!

  Comadres en el Arte is CAPE’s newest exhibition, which will run May 24 through June 26 at Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art (756 N. Milwaukee, Chicago, IL 60642). [...]


CAPE Classrooms: Printmaking as Community Building Among Parents

CAPE Classrooms is our series highlighting great work from our programs across Chicago. CAPE’s SCALE (Supporting Communities in Arts Learning Environments) program provides before- and [...]


CAPE Events: NAEA Chicago Tour of CAPE Programs

CAPE recently facilitated a pre-conference tour for participants in the National Art Education Association Convention, which was held in Chicago for 2016. Led by CAPE’s Education Director Scott [...]


CAPErs: An Art Supply Drive by BJBE for Telpochcalli Elementary

CAPErs is our blog series that highlights the amazing contributions of our volunteers and partners. The holidays are a time for giving, and our board members and volunteers are always [...]