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Clockwise from left: Sam Falls (courtesy Brand New Gallery); Tatyana Fazlalizadeh (photo by Teddy Wachholz); Martine Syms (courtesy The Broad); Kameelah Janan Rasheed (courtesy Pinchuk Foundation); Sadie Barnette (courtesy the artist); and Lu Yang

artnet News asked more than 30 professors teaching contemporary art at some of the top university art history and MFA programs across the country to find out who they thought groundbreaking millennial artists were, and Martine Syms (BFA 2007) made the list.

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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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Zhu Shengze's (MFA 2017) film was named the winner of the 2019 Tiger Award presented at the 48th International Film Festival Rotterdam. 

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Artist and filmmaker Apichatpong Weerasethakul wins the UK's leading prize for international and contemporary art. 

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Carole Frances Lung (BFA 2005, MFA 2007) and Wu Tsang (BFA 2004) were among the recipients of the United States Artists  (USA) 2019 Fellowship Award, which g

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Los Angeles-based artist Martine Syms (BFA 2007) recently mounted a solo show featuring her debut feature-length film, Incense Sweaters & Ice at the Graham Foundation in Chicago.

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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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