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Emil Ferris (BFA 2008, MFA 2010) won three Eisner Awards for her debut graphic novel My Favorite Thing Is Monsters. She won Eisner Awards in the Best Graphic Album–New, Best Writer/Artist, and Best Coloring categories. 

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VoyageChicago interviews Mark Jeffery and Judd Morrissey.

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Gabriel Fowler (MFA 2002) has been spotlighted in the New York Times "Neighborhood Joint" section.

Esquire magazine has released their “The Best Books of 2018 (So Far)” list.

SAIC faculty and alumni have been named in Newcity's latest Lit 50 list for 2018.

SAIC Professor in the Writing department Jesse Ball has been awarded the Berlin Prize for 2018–19 from the American Academy in Berlin.

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. 

F Newsmagazine, SAIC’s student-run publication, received numerous accolades

A list including Chance the Rapper, Chicago Bears quarterback Mitch Trubisky, and perennial tourist attraction Sue the T. Rex sounds like good company.

With 2018 just around the corner, best of 2017 lists are slowly emerging, and Emil Ferris' (BFA 2008, MFA 2010) graphic novel, My Favorite Thing is Monst

F Newsmagazine, SAIC’s student-run publication, received numerous accolades in the 2016–17 Pinnacle College Media Awards.

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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 and faculty member Daniel Borzutzky's (MFA 2000) collection of poetry, The Perfo

A contest is an unlikely place to connect with new people, but that’s the exact goal of SOFA CONNECT, an annual competition at

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

Krista Franklin, who teaches in the School’s Writing department, has been featured in

Kimia Maleki (MA 2016) curated the show Sedentary Fragmentation, on view at Heaven Gallery until August 25.

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

With a popular blog, a TV hosting gig, and on the brink of wrapping up an MFA in the School's Writing department, Mary Fons (MFA 2018) has a lot on her plate

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

The New Yorker recently published a profile of

The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation’s Artist as Activist Fellowship is designed to provide support to independent artists and art collectives working to highl

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

Newcity's Lit 50 issue is out, with several SAIC alumni and faculty members making the list.

Ann Hamilton is known for her site-responsive, large-scale installations, public projects, and performance collaborations.

Jesse Ball, along with 20 other novelists under 40, has been selected as one of the

Angelique Power is working to open arts organizations to historically excluded people.

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An interview with SAIC President Walter E. Massey.

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Alum and faculty member Daniel Borzutzky’s (MFA 2000) collection of poetry The Performance of Becoming Human was recently nominated as a finalist fo

For the past 30 years, Chicago’s Pegasus Theatre has hosted their Young Playwrights Festival, which gives teenagers the opportunity to see their plays produc