Smart Chicago is a civic organization devoted to improving lives in Chicago through technology. We work on increasing access to the Internet, improving skills for using the Internet, and developing meaningful products from data that measurably contribute to the quality of life of residents in our region and beyond.
SAE Institute provides educational programs built on industry standard best practices taught in real-world environments by seasoned professionals in order to support our students in a dynamic project-based curriculum set in a comfortable, creative campus
The Master of Fine Arts in Interdisciplinary Arts & Media fosters innovative dialog between the fine, performing and media arts. You'll incorporate emerging technologies with traditional materials and art processes in a diverse array of creative outcomes that include embodied experiences, participatory artifacts, interactive environments, movement/performance-based instruments, experimental multichannel audio works, augmented reality, networked practices, public media art interventions and hybrid installations. You’ll be empowered to question the value systems of media tools and develop command of creative languages: computational, material, gestural, natural and visual.
Artworks nurtures the developmental and artistic growth of children through creative expression and self-guided learning. By encouraging experimentation and discovery in a supportive environment, Artworks is a place where children can collaborate, explore and grow.