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The Chicago Architecture Biennial announced the more than 80 contributors from more than 20 countries participating in the 2019 biennial, which is titled “…and other such stories.” 

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Michelle LaFoe and Isaac Campbell, founders of OFFICE 52. (Photo: Christian Colombres Courtesy OFFICE 52)

SAIC alum and cofounding principal of OFFICE 52 Architecture Michelle LaFoe (Post-Bac 1992) was interviewed in

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Congratulations to Nathan Rennich (MArch 2019) for being the First Prize Winner of the Schiff Foundation Fellowship for Architecture for his paper “A Field Guide to Social Spaces.”

SAIC student designs for WantedDesign

SAIC students in the Designed Objects program Whatnot Studio course, taught by Peter Oyler and Jonah Takagi, will debut their designs at WantedDesig

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SAIC graduate student Rula Zuhour (MArch 2020) was named first-place winner of the

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Graham Foundation logo

The Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts has released its 2019 list of individual grantees.

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Jeanne Gang (HON 2013)

Chicago architect and SAIC honorary degree recipient Jeanne Gang (HON 2013) made the 2019 list of

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Ann Lui. Photo by Colleen Durkin via "Chicago" magazine

Assistant Professor Ann Lui (Architecture, Interior Architecture, and Designed Objects) was included in Chicago magazine's list of 17 emerging power players for her work as "the activist architect."

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Gibsons Italia courtesy of Eater Chicago

Lecturer in the School's Department of Architecture, Interior Architecture, and Designed Objects Terry Surjan provided thoughts on the design of the new Gibs

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"Thrival Geographies," by Amanda Williams and Andres L. Hernandez is displayed in the lobby of the Wrightwood 659 gallery. (E. Jason Wambsgans/Chicago Tribune)

Dimensions of Citizenship's debut in Chicago at the Wrightwood 659 gallery was praised for thinking and looking forward by both the Chicago Tribune and WTTW's Chicago Tonight, in addition to being included on Newcity's Design Top 5 list for April.

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SAIC Shows

Beginning March 9, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), a global leader in art and design education, kicks off a host of exciting year-end even

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