New Voices on Studs
Sept 11 – Sept 25
Opening Sept 11, 6-10pm

New Voices on Studs empowers teens to use their creative talents and 21st  Century skills to create art and media inspired by the work of Studs Terkel.  Join us for the opening exhibit and community events for New Voices ...


Mistaking the Sea for Green Fields: Works by Alex Prexta, Yuge Zhou & Jorge Hinojosa
Friday, August 14, 6-10pm
CAD East + West

The works on display are about the mind's sudden abandonment of a familiar world or object, a phenomenon where the every day is seemingly strange and extraordinary, ...


CAD Launches inPOINTS, Showcasing CAD’s Work Around Connected Learning

  Chicago Art Department is happy to announce and invite you to check out the launch of inPOINTS, a website showcasing CAD's  video, design, and art work around connected learning. Since 2013, the Chicago Art ...


The Work: Fifteen Years of
Free Write Jail Arts
July 10-July 24

  The Work: Fifteen Years of Free Write Through Icons, Imagery, and Poetry presents the work of students who are currently or were recently detained in the Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center (CCJTDC). The ...


Works by Chelsea Ross
Fri June 12, 6-10pm
CAD West

  "In Situ" is the first solo exhibition by Chicago-based photographer Chelsea Ross. Through a series of styled portraits collected over the last two years, In Situ constructs and explores the relationships between ...