Educators & Organizations

Imagine Your Students Here

Offer your students a creative opportunity

Let us enhance your curriculum by supporting your students outside of school. Marwen educates and inspires through the visual arts utilizing technology, special equipment like kilns, and sewing machines for bringing ideas to life. Our eight studios are filled with materials for student exploration, and it’s all free of charge. Get to know Marwen better through our information packets, student outreach workshops, and more.

What Marwen Can Do for Your Students

Free Arts Education

Every student deserves a great education. Marwen is completely free for students who meet our requirements.

College and Career Counseling

Beyond studio courses, Marwen’s College and Career team provides counseling, resources, and programs to students, alumni, and families.

Enrichment Credit

Marwen provides students with transcripts, forms, and letters needed for enrichment credit.

Arts Community

At Marwen, your students will have access to an inspiring arts community.

Marwen is FREE of charge and welcomes students who meet all eligibility requirements. Your students are eligible if they…
Want to attend, are excited to participate, and will commit all 10 sessions of the course
Have parent/guardian permission to attend
Have reliable transportation to and from Marwen
Will be in grades 6-12 during the 2019-2020 school year and at least 11 years old by September 1
Attend an under-resourced school and/or live in an under-resourced community in Chicago and cannot afford to pay for art classes

Marwen's annual College Fair is Monday, October 21 -- JOIN US!

Student Outreach Workshops

Get to know Marwen through a customized, hands-on art making experience.

Explore More of Marwen

Student Gallery

Check out our student’s latest work.