Current Members

Members are the backbone of Arts Alliance Illinois: the largest connected state-level arts advocacy network fighting for arts resources and policies that benefit its members and all Illinois residents.

For more information about membership, please email Dimi Venkov at

Below is a list of current members. Please note that our membership roster is updated monthly.

Member Organizations

2112 Chicago
40 North/88 West
A Red Orchid Theatre
About Face Theater
Access Contemporary Music
Actors’ Equity Association
Albany Park Theater Project
Anima – Glen Ellyn Children’s Chorus
Arlington Heights Art Guild
Arts DuPage – DuPage Foundation
Arts in Bartlett
Arts Quincy
Artspace Projects, Inc.
Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt
Barrington Cultural Commission
Barrington’s White House
Black Ensemble Theater
Boone County Arts Council
Buchanan Center for the Arts
Centralia Cultural Society
Charnley-Persky House Museum Foundation
Chicago a cappella
Chicago Architecture Foundation
Chicago Artists Coalition
Chicago Arts Access
Chicago Children’s Choir
Chicago Children’s Theatre
Chicago Cultural Alliance
Chicago Gay Men’s Chorus
Chicago High School for the Arts
Chicago Humanities Festival
Chicago International Puppet Festival
Chicago Moving Company
Chicago Multicultural Dance Center
Chicago SAG-AFTRA Local
Chicago Shakespeare Theater

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Cinema Gallery
Color Me Africa Fine Arts
Columbia College Chicago
Community Arts Council of Kankakee
Community Center for the Arts
Coronado Performing Arts Center
DanceWorks Chicago
Ed Paschke Art Center
Edgar Miller Legacy
Eighth Blackbird
Elastic Arts Foundation
ETA Creative Arts Foundation
Foundation for Homan Square
Free Street Theater
Friends of the Bloomington Center
Full Spectrum Features NFP
Galena Center for the Arts
Galesburg Civic Art Center
Gene Siskel Film Center
Geneva Cultural Arts Commission
Gerald M. Brookhart Arts in Education
Giordano Dance Chicago
Goodman Theatre
Graham Foundation for Advance Studies in the Fine Arts
Grant Park Music Festival
Harris Theater for Music and Dance
Heartland Festival Orchestra
Heritage Chorale
Historical Society of Quincy & Adams County
Hoogland Center for the Arts
Hubbard Street Dance Chicago
Hyde Park Art Center

Illinois Art Education Assocation
Illinois High School Art Exhibit
Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center
Illinois Humanities
Illinois Theatre Association
International Latino Cultural Center
Jackalope Theatre
James Lumber Center for Performing Arts
Jazz Institute of Chicago
Joffrey Ballet
Katherine Dunham Centers for Art
Krannert Art Museum
Krannert Center for the Performing Arts
Links Hall
Logan Square Chamber of Arts
Lookingglass Theatre Co.
Lyric Opera of Chicago
MAKE Literary Productions
Mandala South Asian Performing Arts
Mitchell Museum at Cedarhurst
Mudlark Theater
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
Music of the Baroque
National Indo-American Museum
National Museum of Gospel Music
National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture
National Public Housing Museum
National Veterans Art Museum
Navy Pier, Inc.
Northern Illinois University

Northlight Theatre
Old Town School of Folk Music
Open Studio Project Inc.
Peoria Art Guild
Pilgrim Chamber Players
Ravinia Festival Association
Rebuild Foundation
Red Clay Dance Company
Rockford Art Museum
Rockford Symphony Orchestra
Salt Creek Ballet
School of the Art Institute of Chicago
See Chicago Dance
Shawnee Hills Arts Council
Snow City Arts Foundation
Sones De Mexico Ensemble
South Asia Institute
South Side Community Art Center
Southland Arts
Springfield Area Arts Council
St. Louis Volunteer Lawyers and Accountants for the Arts
Suzuki + Kidd Professional Corporation
Sweet Water Foundation
The Arts of Life
The Field Museum
The Gift Theatre
The Hub-Arts and Cultural Center
The League of Chicago Theatres
The Orpheum Theatre
Two Rivers Arts Council
University of Chicago
Urban Gateways
Varsity Center for the Arts
Victory Gardens Theater
Woodstock Opera House
WTTW Communications
Young Chicago Authors

Individual Members

Chris Audain
Kaye Berry
Shelley Bloch
Mary Bonnett
Kelly Carter
John Culbert
Jeff Danovsky
Erica Edwards
Linda Faller

Denise Gamble
Michael Goldberg
Jenni Grigsby-Rogal
Tytia Habing
Brooke Hummer
Kathy Jean
Mekeda Johnson-Brooks
Rise Jones
Sara Kalinoski
Mariko Kaonohi
Rachel Kraft

Doug Mackechnie
Fred Matthews
Joan Mazzonelli
Michael McStraw
Mari Moroz
Carol Morrisey
Susan Musich
Lynn Osmond
Bridget Pagels
Matt Pryor

Joyce Selander
Eva Silverman
William Swislow
Edna Togba
Robert Michael Watts
Jon Weber
Brad White
Kellie Williams
Antoinette Wright