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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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SAIC alums are featured in a gallery show, curated by Associate Professor Jon Cates, celebrating new media.

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The Grand Bizarre by Jodie Mack (image courtesy Jodie Mack) | "Hyperallergic"

Hyperallergic covered Jodie Mack's (MFA 2007) film The Grand Bizarre, which was recently screened at the New York Film Festival.

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Several SAIC community members have been awarded grants from the Propeller Fund.

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New Media Futures book

The recently released book New Media Futures: The Rise of Women in the Digital Arts was coedited by SAIC alum Ellen Sandor and includes contributions by SAIC faculty members.

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The 54th Chicago International Film Festival opened yesterday with several SAIC community members on the roster. 

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Filmmaker, performance artist, and SAIC alum Wu Tsang (BFA 2004) was named one of the 25 MacArthur Fellows for 2018  by the John D. and Catherine T.

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SAIC faculty and alums were celebrated in Newcity's "Film 50" issue celebrating the work of 50 influential filmmakers in Chicago. 

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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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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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The Gene Siskel Film Center's Panorama Latinx short film showcase, Cortadito, is an eight film program featuring Chicago-based Latinx filmmakers.

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SAIC alums have been featured widely in upcoming fall visual arts events in publications such as artnet, Chicago Sun-Times, and ARTnews, with all three having covered the Chicago Imagists' Hairy Who? 1966–1969, which will open at the Art Institute of Chicago on September 28.