Art Institutes


Welcome to The Illinois Institute of Art—Chicago

On behalf of the faculty and staff at The Illinois Institute of Art—Chicago, I am so pleased that you are considering furthering your education at our school. Our students are driven by a passion for their chosen fields and we are proud to provide a career- focused education that can channel those passions into your life’s work.

Whether you yearn to create signature dishes, innovative designs, fashion-forward trends, cutting-edge films, animations and games or the next advertising campaign that gets everyone talking, our talented faculty is ready to nurture your development and guide you to your goals.

At The Illinois Institute of Art—Chicago our classes are taught by supportive faculty, many who are both professionals in their fields and experienced*, enthusiastic educators. They apply their real-world experience in the classroom so students have the opportunity to receive the best possible hands-on education they can employ in the workforce.

We cultivate our students’ creativity from the day you walk into your first class until the day you walk across the stage in your cap and gown. Our objective is to give you the tools you need to achieve your goals.

We look forward to welcoming you into our school and wish you success in all your endeavors. Sincerely,

Josh Pond
The Illinois Institute of Art—Chicago

*Credentials and experience levels vary by faculty and instructors.