Why Choose SAIC? : Faculty
Innovators and Mentors
SAIC’s nearly 770 faculty members are practicing painters, filmmakers, sculptors, animators, web artists, graphic designers, sound artists, fashion designers, architects, performance artists, and photographers as well as art historians, theorists, philosophers, and writers.
Faculty and visiting artists come here from all over the world, exposing you to a wide range of sensibilities and views.
They will be your teachers, mentors, peers, and collaborators. You will learn from and work with them. Our small student-to-faculty ratio—12 to 1—ensures you will receive individual attention from leading practitioners.