Dyett High School’s Bronzefair 2019, Featuring CAPE Student Work

A New Investment in Pushing Aesthetic Boundaries at Dyett In July of 2018, Chicago Arts Partnerships in Education (CAPE) secured funding for a 21st Community Learning Centers (CCLC) grant for [...]


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 [...]


Reflecting on Convergence

Convergence is our annual exhibition of student arts and learning, and it’s on right now!  Click here for more details about the exhibition. This year’s exhibition is particularly [...]

CAPE’s new Office Residency Program!

CAPE has launched its new Office Residency Program, which invites teachers and teaching artists from our network of Artist/Researchers to further investigate the potential of art and pedagogy. As [...]


CAPE Classrooms: Washington High School Parents Get an Art Show of Their Own

CAPE Classrooms is our series highlighting great work from our programs across Chicago. This year, as part of our Supporting Communities through Arts Learning Environments (SCALE) program, a [...]


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 [...]


CAPE Events: Parents Visual Arts Show Opening at Under the Bridge Studio!

Please join us for the opening of My Memories/Mis Recuerdos, a show of paintings created by a group of CAPE parents at George Washington High School, as part of our SCALE program. Wednesday, [...]