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Audio and Video

  • “We Are ChiArts” videos (spring 2016)

  •  : In a student-led project inspired by the group , scholar-artists created an installation in front of the school to draw attention to the rash of gun-violence our city has been facing.  UPDATE: In August of 2013, the Illinois House of Representatives officially recognized this project in HR0486.  .

Articles and Press Releases

ChiArts Alumni to Exhibit at SOFA CHICAGO

The Chicago High School for the Arts Receives Exemplary School Designation

ChiArts Visual Arts Department to Present Senior Showcase Exhibition at MANA Contemporary Chicago

Students Advance to Nationals in Prestigious Dance Competition

ChiArts Receives $1 Million Gift from The Efroymson Family Fund

ChiArts one of two schools nationwide selected to participate in NEA National Peer-to-Peer Education Program (3/12/14)

Release – “Mayor’s Office and CPS Announce ChiArts Moving to Permanent Location” (2/7/14) – “The ‘Beat’ Goes On at Harris Theater with The Chicago High School for the Arts, 3/6” (2/18/14)

Chicago Sun-Times – “CPS’ new performing arts high school strikes a cord with students” (9/7/09)