Emerging and Established Artists Exchange (EEE)

Co-facilitator, 2012–2015
Columbia College Chicago and Homeroom Chicago

Merit-based mentorship program in which 3 students were selected to work 1:1 with professionals in their field of interest to develop, produce and publicly present each student’s independent creative project. Emphasis in selection and mentoring was on practical and entrepreneurial elements of artistic practice, such as writing, budgeting, promotion, booking, and connecting with audiences. Annual partnership between the Portfolio Center at Columbia College Chicago and independent arts incubator Homeroom Chicago.

Partner: Homeroom Chicago
Co-faciliators: Colin DeKuiper, Rob Funderburk
Mentors: Matthew Baron, Sean Dorgan, Lori Felker, Robbie Hamilton, Morgan Lord, Aaron Renier, Sonnenzimmer, Martha Williams