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Newcity's annual Art 50 issue was recently released featuring "Chicago's artists' artists—past, present, and future."  Seventy-six percent of the list features SAIC community members, "artists who take risks and make their own ways," according to Newcity. These alums, faculty, and honorary degree recipients took 38 of the 50 spots, showing why Chicago is a place for artists to thrive.

Asmara by Katie Miller courtesy "L.A. Times"
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Alum, M.I.A.'s touring DJ, and one half of Nguzunguzu Asma Maroof (BFA 2007), better known as Asmara, was profiled in LA Weekly.

Sam Prekop, member of The Sea and Cake and SAIC alum, talks shop on WBEZ's Morning Shift about how the band started, how his art informs his music, and what's changed in the new album, Any Day.

SAIC continues its year-end events with an exciting line-up for spring and summer.

Beginning March 10, 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 events. 

Wintrust Arena

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) will hold its 2018 Commencement Ceremony at the new Wintrust Arena at 200 East Cermak Road.

Alum Lori Talley (MFA 1998), who currently serves as the Vice President and Director of Digital Production at branding agency Cramer-Krasselt, weighed in on

SAIC alumni Petra Bachmaier (BFA 1999) and Sean Gallero (SAIC 1993–98) are collectively known as Luftwerk, and they aren't stangers to ambitious projects; th

Professor Shawn Decker of the School’s Sound and Art and Technology Studies departments recen

Several members from SAIC's community were included on Newcity’s

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) is pleased to welcome 13 new full-time faculty members who are joining the School this fall.

Citizen Artist

As her EP appears to strong reviews, SAIC alum Kristin Hayter (BFA 2008) traces the roots of her visceral and varied practice in an

This fall, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) will launch its Museum Education Graduate Scholars Program, a joint venture between the Art Inst

SAIC will be out in full force at EXPO CHICAGO 2017, managing a booth while faculty and alumni present work, and c

Cheryl Pope (BFA 2003, MDes 2010), an Assistant Professor in the School’s Fashion Desi

CHICAGO–The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), a global leader in art and design education, announced that renowned artist and SAIC alum Jeff Koo

A busy screening at Gene Siskel Film Center in Chicago.

Movie Maker named SAIC’s Gene Siskel Film Center (GSFC) one of four institutions that have shaped ind

Petra Bachmaier (BFA 1999) and Sean Gallero (SAIC 1993–98), part of the artist duo Luftwerk, have been tapped to create a major public light installation for

An interview with SAIC President Walter E. Massey.

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A new committee of successful local business owners is starting a movement to support SAIC student entrepreneurs.

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On the occasion of the Chicago Architecture Biennial, SAIC alum, sound artist, composer, and former faculty member Olivia Block (SAIC 1996–97) will debut her

Adjunct Associate Professor Eric Leonardson (S