Arts Partners

Through the partnership of the ChiArts Foundation and cooperation of the following arts organizations, ChiArts students and alumni are able to experience a wealth of cultural and artistic performances, as well as opportunities to meet mentors and role models in their chosen field.  If you are interested in cultivating a partnership with ChiArts, please contact Karina Quintana, Programs Manager, ChiArts Foundation, at

Access Contemporary Music

Albany Park Theatre Project

Alvin Ailey Dance Company

American Writer’s Museum

Anderson Ranch Arts Center

Ballet Chicago

Chicago Art Department

Chicago College of Performing Arts, Roosevelt University

Chicago Multi-Cultural Dance Center

Chicago Youth Shakespeare

Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestras

Co Prosperty Sphere

Columbia College Chicago

Community as a Campus

CPS Office of Arts Education

DanceWorks Chicago

Deeply Rooted Danced Theater

DePaul Univ. Art Museum

DePaul Univ. Big Shoulders Books

DuSable Museum of African American History, The

Enrich Chicago

Ensemble Español Center for Spanish Dance and Music

Experimental Sound Studio


George Mason Univ.

Goodman Theatre

Harris Theater for Music and Dance

Herbie Hancock Institute of Jazz

HOB:Music Forward Foundation

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago

Hyde Park Art Center

Hyde Park School of Dance

Innovation 80

James Madison

Joel Hall Dancers & Center

Joffrey Ballet

Lookingglass Theatre Company


Lyric Opera of Chicago

Mana Contemporary Chicago


Merit School of Music

Museum of Contempoary Photography

Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago

National Museum of Mexican Art, The

NYCH Gallery

Ox-Bow School of Art

Peabody at JHU

People’s Music School, The

Poems While You Wait

Poetry Foundation

Point Park Univ


Ravinia Festival

Ravinia Jazz Scholars

Read Between the Lines

Rhino Poetry

Ruth Page Center for the Arts, The

School of the Art Institute of Chicago


Spinning J Bakery

Steppenwolf Theatre Company

Teen Arts Pass

The Renaissance Society

Theatre School, DePaul University, The

UIC College of Architecture and the Arts


Univ. of Michigan Helen Zell Writers Program

Urban Gateways


VanderCook College of Music


Weinberg Newton Gallery