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Jeffrey Gibson artist

Jeffrey Gibson (BFA 1995) was featured in a recent article in Departures magazine, where he talks about the joy of painting and the pleasure found in color.

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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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Whitney Museum of American Art

The Whitney Museum of American Art released its list of artists who will contribute to this year's Whitney Biennial, the foremost exhibition of contemporary

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Tom Buechele and his work

Tom Buechele (BFA 1989, MFA 2017) spoke with Crain's Chicago Business about pursuing a graduate degree "for the fun of it."

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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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Ayesha Singh Forbes India

Ayesha Singh (MFA 2018) has been named 30 Under 30 in Forbes India for her artistry. 

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Sculptor, performer, and writer Gordon Hall (MA 2011, MFA 2011) is featured on the cover of the December issue of Art in America. Hall also contribu

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Several SAIC community members were awarded grants from the Joan Mitchell Foundation's Painters and Sculptors Grant Program.

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Artsy magazine recently celebrated the legacy of SAIC alum and renowned wood carving artist Amanda Crowe (DIP 1952).

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Mary Jane Jacob, professor in the Department of Sculpture and director of the Institute for Curatorial Research and Practice at SAIC has released a new book

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After more than 25 years of successful iron pours at Crabtree farm in Lake Bluff, Illinois, the SAIC Sculpture Department has introduced iron casting as a semester long course which runs every spring. 

Jennifer Traina-Dorge, a 1st Year MFA candidate in Sculpture, shares her expereince in applying to Graduate School.