The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) offers portfolio reviews and individual meetings with faculty for graduate candidates interested in the following programs:

Graduate Portfolio Days provide the opportunity for prospective students to receive immediate feedback on their portfolios, as well as have the opportunity to learn more about the curricula, faculty, and application procedures from a number of colleges.

Prospective students are also invited to attend the 2017 Graduate Open Studio Night.
Friday, November 3, 2017, 4:30—9:30 p.m.

Tour the School of the Art Institute of Chicago’s Master of Fine Arts; Master of Design in Fashion, Body and Garment; Master of Architecture; Master of Design in Designed Objects; Master of Arts in Visual and Critical Studies; and Post-Baccalaureate students’ studios. See works in progress and finished pieces in the studios plus special curatorial collaborations from 345 current graduate students along the way.

 

2017 Graduate Portfolio Day Event Schedule

California
Sunday, October 22, 2017
12:00–4:00 p.m.
San Francisco Sheraton Fisherman's Wharf Hotel
2500 Mason St.
San Francisco, CA 94133

Hosted by San Francisco Art Institute
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Illinois
Saturday, November 4, 2017
10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Chicago School of the Art Institute of Chicago
280 S. Columbus Dr.
Chicago, IL 60603
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New York
Sunday, October 29, 2017
12:00–4:00 p.m.
New York City Parsons The New School for Design
63 5th Ave.
New York, NY 10011
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Texas
Saturday, November 18, 2017
10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Austin AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center
1900 University Ave.
Austin, TX 78705

Hosted by Pacific Northwest College of Art
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Paris, France
Saturday, November 18, 2017
10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Paris Parsons Paris
45 Rue Saint-Roch
75001 Paris, France
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Online
Friday, December 1, 2017
Time TBA
Online More info to follow
 

Always contact each portfolio day site prior to visiting to confirm date, time, and location. They are subject to change.

 

 

Chicago Graduate Portfolio Day
2016 Participating schools include: