Since its founding, CAB has partnered with hundreds of civic and cultural organizations across Chicago and internationally. Through these relationships—which range from supporting research to co-producing events to highlighting aligned programs—CAB expands its mission and reach across the city and beyond.

Cultural Partners and Organizations



ACE Mentor Program Chicago



Alliance Française de Chicago

ALLL x Leapfrog Project

American Institute of Architects Chicago (AIA Chicago)



Arquitectos Inc.

Art on theMart

Arts + Public Life at the University of Chicago

Association of Architecture Organizations

Auditorium Theatre


Canopy / architecture + design, LLC.

Carol Fox & Associates

Chicago Architectural Club

Chicago Architecture Center

Chicago Art Deco Society

Chicago Cultural Alliance

Chicago Humanities Festival

Chicago International Film Festival

Chicago Loop Alliance

Chicago Mobile Makers

Chicago Public Library (CPL)

College of Architecture, Illinois Institute of Technology

Could Be Architecture

DePaul Art Museum and Stockyard Institute

Design Museum of Chicago

Douglass 18

Eastlake Studio

Edgar Miller Legacy

European Cultural Centre - USA

Exhibit Columbus

Experimental Sound Studio

Galaudet Gallery

Glessner House

GnarWare Workshop

Good City Group

Graham Foundation

Historic Stone Temple Church


Human Scale

Hyde Park Art Center

Kuumba Lynx

Landon Bone Baker Architects

Legat Architects

Lincoln Park Zoo

MAKE Literary Productions

MAS Context

Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize at IIT College of Architecture

Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago

Museum of Science and Industry

National Museum of Mexican Art


North River Commission

Omni Ecosystems


Open sheds used for what?

PLAMEN Art Foundation

Plant Chicago

Riverside Arts Center

Roman Susan Art Foundation

SAIC at Homan Square

SAIC Sculpture Department

SAIC Visual and Critical Studies Department

School of the Art Institute of Chicago Homan Square

Site Design Group, Ltd.


Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM)

Society of Architectural Historians


Space p11

Studio Gang

Tender House Project

Terrain Biennial

Terrain Exhibitions

Territory NFP

The Arts Club of Chicago

Theatre Y

The Franklin

The University of Chicago

Unity Temple Restoration Foundation

Volume Gallery

Whose Lakefront Planning Group

Zephyr Dance