Facts + Figures





Since its inception in 2012, the MIT Center for Art, Science & Technology (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 2012-18:

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

  • 4,390+ students enrolled in classes or participated in a workshop or performance

  • 123 grants were awarded

  • 14 collaborative projects have appeared in international festivals or exhibitions

  • CAST has produced:
    33 classes
    21 exhibitions
    43 performances
    15 symposia and conferences



Fall 2012 through Spring 2018