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Patricia Nguyen and John Lee for Chicago Torture Justice Memorial

The Chicago Reader recently reported that Chicago Torture Justice Memorials (CTJM), a collective which includes SAIC faculty members, alums, and stu

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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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  • Art Education
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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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SAIC was named the top producer of Fulbright US Students for special focus four-year institutions for 2018–19 with six awardees, reports the Chronicle of Higher Education

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Photo courtesy of Efroymson Family Fund

SAIC faculty win prestigious Efroymson Contemporary Arts Fellowship Award to support their artistic practices.

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Art in Chicago: A History from the Fire to Now, a new book tells the history of visual art in Chicago from before the Great Chicago Fire in 1871 to

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  • art history

SAIC community members are once again an integral part of this year's EXPO CHICAGO, Chicago's international exposition of contemporary and modern art.

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Curbed reviewed the US Pavilion's exhibition, 

  • Venice Biennale 2018
Photo of the US pavilion at this year’s Venice Architecture Biennale courtesy of Tom Harris

Get a first look at the US Pavillion at the 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale before its opening on Saturday, May 26.

  • Venice Biennale 2018

SAIC continues its year-end events with an exciting line-up for spring and summer.

This spring, 20 SAIC students bolstered their knowledge of curatorial approaches—how their work and critical positions intersect with questions of citizenshi

  • Venice Biennale 2018

Adjunct Assistant Professor Sarah Ross, who teaches in the School's Sculpture and Arts Education departments, sat down with Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle on WGN Radio to discuss the issues from the panel "Redesigning the System."