This Spring exhibition, curated by the CPS Department of Arts Education, features 2D, 3D, and digital artwork by CPS elementary school students. All CPS students in grades PreK–8 are eligible to submit artwork.

Important Dates for 2020 Elementary School Exhibition:

Submission window open: March 1–April 1, 2020
Notification of acceptance into exhibition: April 13, 2020
Artwork drop-off at Expo 72 (72 E Randolph St): May 20–21, 2020
Exhibition at Expo 72: May 26–June 7, 2020
Opening Reception at Expo 72: May 27, 2020, 4:30pm–7:30pm
Artwork pick-up at Expo 72: June 10–11, 2020


Elementary ACVA Exhibition Informational Flyer

Download an informational flyer to copy and distribute to teachers, families, and students!


If you have questions regarding the All-City Visual Arts program, please email allcityarts@cps.edu or call (773) 553-2110.