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Arts-in-Education Roster

Arts-in-Education Artists Roster

The Arts-in-Education (AIE) Artists Roster is a resource for organizations to find professional teaching artists for hands-on learning experiences. The AIE Artists Roster includes individual artists in all disciplines as well as performing arts companies. Interested artists apply for inclusion in the roster and are juried by a statewide panel of professionals on the basis of the quality of their work, their record of professional achievement, and their skills and experience as educators.

Artists (70)

Eugene Baldwin has conducted residencies through the IAC since 1983. Named Chicago Drama Teacher of the Year by Pegasus Players Theater in 2003, he was playwright-in-residence at the City of Chicagoâ€...

Composed of musicians Herine Coetzee, DeAunn Davis, Adam Marks, Karl Rzasa, Eric Snoza, Melissa Snoza, and Jennifer Woodrum, Fifth House Ensemble is a versatile and dynamic group whose performances en...

Fonsiba Koster has a BA in Music Education and has been teaching and performing on African hand drums since 1995. She has studied extensively with master drummers from Mali, Guinea, Senegal, and the I...

Gerri Gibson has a BA in Photography from Columbia College. She was employed as a medical photographer for fifteen years. She has had numerous solo and group exhibitions, and her photographs have been...

Ginger Lozar is a seasoned performer and educator in the world of puppetry. She graduated from the University of Illinois with a master's degree in oral interpretation with a specialty in child drama....

Ginny Sykes is a visual artist and arts educator, curator, and muralist working in both painting and mosaics. She has worked with and trained numerous youth and adults in mural practice. Sykes has exh...

Glen Davies received an MFA in Painting from the University of Illinois after attending undergraduate studies at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and Drake University. He has worked as a cir...

Taylor is a Tam Tam Mandingue Certified Professor*, a percussionist, entrepreneur, educator, recording artist, performer, and composer, specializing in the West African djembe and dounun drums. He fou...

As bold in the classroom as it is on the stage, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago offers a broad range of education and community programs that enrich the learning process while fulfilling HSDC’s mission...

Imagination Theater’s mission is to provide diverse audiences with original, dynamic, participatory, theatrical programming that enhances well-being and creates a more civil, safe society. Founded i...

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