Since April 2013, Constellation and Links Hall have partnered on their shared home at 3111 N. Western Avenue in Chicago, IL. This collaborative arts venue is dedicated to artistic experimentation and incubation. Founded by drummer/composer/presenter Mike Reed, Constellation’s mission is to present progressive performance and forward-thinking music with a focus on jazz, improvisation, and contemporary classical.Founded in 1978, Links Hall’s mission is to encourage artistic innovation and public engagement by maintaining a facility and  providing flexible programming for the research, development and presentation of new work in the performing arts.