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Nick Cave, courtesy of Getty Images via "GQ"

GQ recently spoke with Stephanie and Bill Sick Professor of Fashion, Body and Garment Nick Cave about his work, the fluid boundaries between art and fashion, and his new art space in Chicago, Facility. 

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Xiang Gu, Emily Shen, Alejandra Alonso Rojas

The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) announced recipients of its Fashion Future Graduate Showcase and finalists of the 2019 CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund, and SAIC alums are among those included.

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Tony Liu (BFA 2007)

SAIC alum and Diet Prada cofounder Tony Liu (BFA 2007) made Fast Company's list of "100 Most Creative People in Business." 

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SAIC Fashion 2019

SAIC student designs from Fashion 2019 runway show were featured in the article "5 Rising Designers We Loved at the 2019 SAIC Fashion Show," on the arts and

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18th Annual Driehaus Design Awards

Congratulations to Edna St. Louis (BFA 2020) for winning second place at the 18th annual Driehaus Awards for Fashion Excellence. 

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Halston and Liza Minnelli

Legendary fashion designer Halston (SAIC 1952) is the subject of a new fashion documentary, which was featured in Logo television's blog 

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Newcity Breakout Artists 2019

Newcity released its 2019 Breakout Artists list, and six of the eight artists included are SAIC alums.

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Image courtesy of Hyperallergic

Nick Cave, professor in the Fashion, Body and Garment program crosses over fashion, sculpture, installation, performance, video, and designed objects in his

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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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Pope's banners were inspired by interviews with students at several schools, including Lindblom Math and Science Academy High School in West Englewood. (John Konstantaras / Chicago Tribune)

Adjunct Professor of Fashion Design Cheryl Pope (BFA 2003, MDes 2010) was recently profiled in the Chicago Tribune about her work, being a former Ch

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Newcity's Design Hall of Fame 2019

Newcity released its annual Design 50 list along with a special Design Hall of Fame, honoring those who drive the creation of form, function, and beauty.

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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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