Exterior of art center
Photo Credits: Jon Shaft and Kameron Sears

This project is located in the Kimball Arts Center at 1757 N. Kimball Ave. (Humboldt Park), a newly renovated arts warehouse home to several artists and creative businesses. Mobile Makers Chicago is a youth-focused architecture and design nonprofit. The organization offers a range of low-cost architecture, graphic design and digital fabrication workshops for students ages 8-18, particularly for Black, Indigenous and kids of color from the South and West sides.

This art center houses the organization, Mobile Makers Chicago a youth-focused architecture and design nonprofit. Expanding the variety of people entering these fields will create more diverse workplaces, leading to more equitable decision making and design.