This Spring exhibition, curated by the CPS Department of Arts Education, showcases 2D, 3D, and digital artwork by CPS high school students in a gallery space in the Chicago Loop. All CPS students in grades 9 through 12 (including charter, contract, and options schools) are eligible to apply.

The submission window for the 2019 All-City High School Visual Arts Exhibition is now closed.

High School Visual Arts Exhibition: Important Dates and Submission Information

Artwork Submission Window opens: February 1, 2019

Artwork Submission Window closes: March 1, 2019

Artwork Selection Notification: March 18, 2019

Artwork Drop-off at Expo 72 (72 E. Randolph St): April 1 and 2, 2019 from 3pm–6pm

Opening Reception at Expo 72: April 10, 2019, 4:30pm–7:30pm

Exhibition at Expo 72: April 10–20, 2019, 10am–6pm weekdays; 11am–4pm weekends

Artwork Pick-up at Expo 72: April 24–25, 2019 from 3pm–6pm


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