Arts Alliance Illinois unites and connects the arts sector. Our events offer ideas and inspiration, shared with your communities of arts-passionate people.

Upcoming Events

Click here to register today to join us on Friday, June 22 at the Palmer House Hilton in Chicago for Brass Tacks: Making Equity Work in Arts and Culture. 

This action-oriented discussion on racial equity in the arts features a keynote from Vu Le of Nonprofit AF and Executive Director of Rainier Valley Corps, and an esteemed panel including George Aye, Tonika Johnson, Meida Teresa McNeal, Hilesh Patel, and Norman Teague, moderated by Kamilah Rashied. RSVP by Tuesday, June 19; limited space will be available for walk-ups. General admission is free to current members of Arts Alliance Illinois; regular admission is $15. Click here to become an Alliance member today.

Brass Tacks: Making Equity Work in Arts and Culture is offered in partnership with Enrich Chicago and the Art Leaders of Color Network, in conjunction with the 2018 Chorus America conference in Chicago, June 20–23, co-hosted by Chicago Children’s Choir and the Grant Park Music Festival.

Click here to learn more about the tenth One State Together in the Arts conference, October 21–23 in Galesburg, Illinois.

Recent Events

Learn more about our Sixth Annual Benefit Luncheon and our Statewide Listening Tour.