Albany Park Theater Project, to partner with Common Wealth Theatre in the United Kingdom and the National Theatre of Scotland.
Art Institute of Chicago, to collaborate with South African artists.
Chicago Danztheatre Ensemble, to work with Egyptian artists via Erica Mott Productions.
Chicago History Museum, to collaborate with the Polish History Museum in Warsaw.
Fifth House Ensemble, to work with Tuva, a Republic of Russia.
Green Star Movement, to collaborate with Jamaican artists.
Mandala South Asian Performing Arts, for an exchange with Sri Lankan artists.
SkyART, to work with K-12 students in Mexico City on a two-year venture.
Young Chicago Authors, to reach poets across the United States and Europe.
Howard Reich is a Tribune critic.