Facts + Figures

Since its inception in 2012, CAST has been the catalyst for nearly 150 artist residencies and collaborative projects with MIT faculty and students, including numerous cross-disciplinary courses, workshops, concert series, multimedia projects, lectures and symposia. The visiting artists program is a cornerstone of CAST’s activities, which encourages cross-fertilization among disciplines and intensive interaction with MIT’s faculty and students.

 

BETWEEN 2012-16:

  • 80+ faculty members representing all five schools have collaborated with CAST (see list of partners)

  • 1,700+ students enrolled in classes or participated in a workshop or performance

  • 123 grants were awarded

  • 9 collaborative projects have appeared in international festivals or exhibitions

  • CAST has produced:
    14 classes
    19 exhibitions
    28 performances
    3 symposia and conferences