sprout grew from our collective desire for rich, social learning experiences. That desire has become a driving interest in the design of tools & media to support creative investigation into computation and storytelling. Interested in working with us? Let us know!
Bakhtiar Mikhak is one of sprout & co's founding board members and works on the design of the Powderhouse Studios' staff on-boarding process. Bakhtiar is currently the CEO of Media Modifications, which he co-founded after being a professor leading the Grassroots Invention Group at the MIT Media Lab.
John co-founded the Great Small Works theater company: a New York City collective of artists working to keep theater at the heart of social life. He is also a founder and coordinator of the HONK! Festival. John is currently a fellow at MIT's Program in Art, Culture, and Technology and director of the Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry at the University of Connecticut.
Beth co-founded the Science Club for Girls: a program that brings hands-on science clubs to 600 girls in the Boston area, working to close the socioeconomic and gender gaps in science. She also founded and directs the Mathemagics Workshop, which has created a series of games & activities designed to bring playful mathematics back into childrens' experience of math.