Urban Gateways regularly seeks artists for two rosters: Touring (Performing) and Teaching.

About Performing Artists:

Performing (or Touring) Artists perform 40-minute artistic and educational performances in schools and communities. Applications are currently open for our Touring Performance Program; to learn more about this opportunity and to apply, visit the link below:

Touring Artist Application >>

About Teaching Artists:

Teaching Artists lead programs in schools and community-based organizations across Chicago. Our roster includes experienced Teaching Artists in dance, literary arts, music, new media, theater, and visual arts who are passionate about sharing their art practice with young people, families, and adults through a variety of instructional programs and arts learning experiences. We are not currently accepting Teaching Artist applications; if you’d like to receive notifications regarding future application periods, please complete this form. You can learn about our current Teaching Artist roster here.

Fill out our Artist Interest Form >>

To learn more about our programs, click HERE >>

For more information, please contact:
Kelly Jenkins, Program Manager, Artist Development
[email protected]