Our mission is to recruit, develop, and support contemporary Black artists.
We teach art-making in the Black community as a healing practice, a vehicle for social change, and a viable career opportunity.
Upcoming Streaming Performances: Southeast Performing Arts Festival
GIT down w/ The DOT
Free For All
Four Walls and One Me
It’s My Penis and I’ll Cry If I Want To
This website will continue to grow as we do. Please keep coming back to see what we are doing next!
The Stillwell Institute for Contemporary Black Art is funded in part by the generous support of: The Field Foundation, Polk Bros. Foundation, Gaylord & Dorothy Donnelly Foundation, Paul M. Angell Family Foundation, Neoteric Design, Experimental Station Chicago, SEI Studios, MPAACT Theatre, Qi Music Group, Lawyers for the Creative Arts, and David M. Adler (Adler Law Group).