COMPASS: An Artist and Administrator Resource Guide

Artists and arts administrators: get ready to work smarter, not harder. MAPS introduces COMPASS, a free, online resource for artists and arts administrators to connect with independent professionals and small businesses across different specialties. Each professional is vetted by Midwest Artist Project Services and has prior experience working with artists. Artists can view professional profiles—which includes services, fees, and more—below and contact or hire professionals directly.



Nonprofit Services



Web Designers & Development

Writers (Grant Writers, etc.)

Working with Independent Professionals
Never hired an independent professional? No sweat. You can check out helpful tips about hiring independent professionals below before getting started.


Help Improve COMPASS
In order to improve COMPASS we invite you to share your feedback by filling out a short survey. Thank you in advance for your participation, we look forward to hearing from you!


Recommend a Business to COMPASS
Is there an industry professional, freelancer or business that would be a perfect fit for COMPASS?  Or, perhaps you would like to list your own business?  Apply to be a COMPASS professional today.


Client’s relationship with an industry professional is the sole responsibility of those two entities. MAPS is not held accountable for services provided or any interactions.