Last updated: 11/28/2012
Chicago, Illinois
Street Address
70 East Lake Street
Chicago, IL 60601
Mailing Address
70 East Lake Street, Suite 420
Chicago, IL 60601
phone: 312-855-3105
fax: 312-855-1565
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Ra Joy, Executive Director

Arts Education

Arts Alliance Illinois works to ensure every child receives a well-rounded education that includes the arts. Learn about our arts education initiatives and resources and check out the latest arts education news on our website and social media pages.

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Arts Alliance Illinois provides the facts and figures you need to make the case for the impact of the arts on our economy, neighborhoods, and schools. Check out the latest arts funding facts and learn about our work with the Arts & Economic Prosperity study and the Cultural Data Project.

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Riggs Ward Design (RWD) is an award-winning experience planning and design studio headquartered in historic Richmond, Virginia. Over the past 24 years, we have provided experience design, strategic master planning, interpretive planning, research, content analysis, and storyline development for museums, universities, corporations, and cultural institutions. RWD’s services also include exhibit ephemera, books, and fundraising campaign materials.

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