CAPE Teaching Artists come from all across the Chicago area to bring their artistic disciplines to classrooms.


Emilie Robinson

Photography, Cinematophraphy, Digital Art

Grayson Nye

Pianist, Composer, Producer, Educator, Synthesist

Khalyle Hagood


Jordan Knecht

Publishing/ Performance/ Installation

Sonya Bogdanova

Sculpture and Performance

Kimberly Houston-Moore

Painting, Mixed Media

Amanda Mulcahy

Film, Video, Installation

Eseosa Edebiri

Visual Art, Fiber Art

Brian Kirkbride

Composer & Sound Artist

Lindsey Kircher

Painting, Drawing

Rebecca Eve Baruc

Painting, Drawing, Mosaics, Installation, Dancing, Body Painting, Illustration

Renato Ceron


 Marc Fischer

Visual Art

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Victoria Mendoza

Visual Art, Fiber Art

Asya Dubrovina

Film, Video, Installation

Maya Vinice Prentiss

Acting, Directing, Stage Combat

Joe Barcelona

BFA + endorsement in arts education from SAIC

Tony Collins

 Mixed media/Graffiti

Jason Roebke


Christopher Lucero


William Estrada

Community Based Art Practices

Jessica Mueller

Visual Arts

Shenequa Brooks


Timothy David Rey

Poetry and Playwriting

Molly Cranch

Painting and Illustration

Lional Freeman

Live PA Electronic Music performance and composition, Filmmaking & Media production

Ms. Kristin S. Sherwin

Drawing, Acrylic painting, Silk-screen Printing, & Paper-making

Mirza Shams

Multidisciplinary Music Artist

Jennifer Mannebach

Teaching Artist – Researcher

Chuck Jones

Visual Arts

Austin McCann

Writing & Performance

Robert Zant

Drawing and Painting

Gina Lee Robbins

Ceramics, Fabric, Found

Philip Alvy

Media Arts & Teaching

Paige Alice Naylor

Sound, Performance, Multimedia

Katie Rodrigues

Photography, Drawing, Collage, Mixed Media

Heidi Kuharich


Lesley Keller-Reed

Movement Art/Video

Anni Holm

Conceptual Art, Social Art, Environmental Art

Madison Kisst

Theatre / Physical Storytelling

Laura Sáenz

Multi-Disciplinary – Movement, Theatre, Media & Visual Arts

Kat Pleviak

Puppetry, 3D arts, Digital Arts, Fabric arts, Crafting

Anna Johnson

Performance, installation, video, sound/music, experimental sculpture, 2D studio arts

Norman Long

Music Composition, Improvisation and Sound Installation

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