CPAG Projects

A Kaleidoscope of Hidden Worlds, 2017

In 2017, Chicago-based artist Renee Robbins transformed the underpass at Fullerton and Lake Shore Drive with the creation of two monumental murals, each 14 feet wide and… More

 

Another Time’s Voice Remembers my Passion’s Humanity, 1979, Restoration

Together, artists Mitchell Caton and Calvin Jones created six murals on the South and West Sides of Chicago, including Another Time’s Voice Remembers My Passion’s Humanity, which… More

 

Arc of Nature, 2010

In 2010 Arc of Nature, located at the Bartlett Ravine near Fort Sheridan, was completed by artists Augustina Droze and Ginny Sykes with the assistance of Jim… More

 

Artistic Movement, 2007

Damon Lamar Reed’s 2007 Artistic Movement is painted on the overpass below the Morse Red Line station in Chicago’s Rogers Park. The 4 x 80-foot piece is… More

 

Awakening of the Americas, 1995

In 1995-1996, Hector Duarte created Awakening of the Americas, or El Despertar de las Americas, in the Latino Cultural Center at the University of Illinois Chicago (UIC). In the… More

 

Benu: The Rebirth of South Shore, 1990, Restoration

In 1990, artists Marcus Akinlana and Jeffery Cook created this 20 x 60 ft mural on Jeffery Plaza with the assistance of Joe Matunis, Kiela Smith, and… More

 

Blues Travels Fast, 2021

Blues Travels Fast illustrates the connection between the electrified blues history of Bronzeville and the music of today. It portrays blues legends Muddy Waters and Willie “Big Eyes”… More

 

Cannas and Corn, 2004

This mosaic is a permanent, public art commemoration of a significant ephemeral public art form—the community garden. The North Lawndale neighborhood of Chicago has an active tradition… More

 

Casa Aztlan, 1970

n 1970, Pilsen native Ray Patlán was studying at the School of the Art Institute and sharing studio space with Mario Castillo (a Chicago mural pioneer) at… More

 

Catan, 2021

Funded by Catan Studio. With the goal of giving back to Chicago communities, Catan Studio, a global boardgame company, commissioned this mural for Albany Park, a neighborhood that represents… More