Saturday, July 27, 2019
Learn about SAIC, tour campus, meet with faculty and admissions staff, get feedback on your portfolio and more!
The Photography department at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) will help you develop solid mastery over the technical and conceptual complexity that characterizes photography's past and present while enhancing your ability to discuss your work and the work of others.
Learn from distinguished, practicing artists with a variety of approaches to photography
Collaborate with graduate students and peers to create an annual departmental catalog
Participate in a six-credit, team-taught Senior Seminar focused on degree preparation and professional development. Portfolio review is required for admission to this seminar, which is the capstone class for BFA students concentrating in Photography
Undergraduate classes offer a natural progression for all students:
Beginning classes present basic practical skills and strategies for conceptual thinking.
Intermediate classes are in-depth studies of specific conceptual issues or techniques.
Advanced classes present opportunities for more self-directed projects, group seminars, and frequent private consultations with instructors.