2020-21 State of the Arts in Chicago Public Schools report

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Ingenuity report shows both resilience and challenges in maintaining arts access in CPS CHICAGO, IL – Ingenuity today released its […]

Ingenuity’s First Data Snapshot provides deeper look at 2019-20 CSC data


CHICAGO, IL – Ingenuity today released its first Data Snapshot, Arts Education Access in CPS: How school size, type, and […]

Doing social good is about to get better

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Photo: Family Day at Lyric, 2019. Photo by Jaclyn Simpson As Ingenuity enters this New Year, we are excited to […]

Ingenuity report shows access to the arts continues to grow in CPS

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CHICAGO, IL – Ingenuity today released its 8th annual State of the Arts in Chicago Public Schools report for the […]



CHICAGO – Lollapalooza organizers today announced the Lollapalooza Arts Education Fund, a $2.2 million investment to support arts education for […]

Lollapalooza Arts Education Fund FAQs


The Lollapalooza Arts Education Fund is a 5-year partnership between Chicago’s premiere music festival and Ingenuity. Over the next 5 […]

Chicago’s leading arts partner celebrates 10 years of progress

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CHICAGO – This year marks the 10th anniversary of Chicago’s leading arts education institution, Ingenuity. Since founding in 2011, Ingenuity’s […]

In Solidarity with the Asian & Pacific Islander Community


cw: anti-Asian hate, API erasure, misogyny   On Tuesday, a white supremacist murdered Delaina Ashley Yaun, Paul Andre Michels, Xiaojie […]

Supporting Chicago’s Asian & Pacific Islander Community


The Ingenuity staff, like many across the country, are considering both our individual and organizational roles in combatting anti-Asian hate […]

Board Spotlight: Award-Winning Architect, Kimberly Dowdell!

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Ingenuity Board Member Kimberly Dowdell’s award-winning architecture career began with a middle school art project. Dowdell’s teacher gave every student […]


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