SAIC News

November 20, 2018

SAIC Faculty Member on the Importance of Sketchbooks

Sketchbooks are far superior to cameras according to Adjunct Associate Professor in the Painting and Drawing department Olivia Petrides (MFA 1977) who was recently interviewed by Artsy magazine. 

Pauline Simon (American, 1898-1976), Untitled. 1968. A portrait of a woman with a book. Collection of Karl Wirsum and Lorri Gunn. | "Sixty Inches From Center"

November 19, 2018

SAIC Faculty-Curated Show Reviewed in Sixty Inches From Center

Lisa Stone, SAIC senior lecturer in the Art History, Theory, and Criticism department was mentioned in a review of Chicago Calling: Art Against the Flow titled Sixty Inches From Center

November 19, 2018

Chilling and Making

Nick Mahshie (MDes 2017) brings SAIC’s collaborative spirit to Miami.

Chicago Renewable Energy Challenge logo

November 19, 2018

SAIC Is a Founding Member of Chicago Renewable Energy Challenge

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) joins six other institutions as a voluntary founding member to advance renewable energy in commercial and institutional properties through the Chicago Renewable Energy Challenge.

November 15, 2018

Kick Off the Holiday Season with SAIC's Holiday Art Sale at the Millennium Park Art Market

SAIC's Holiday Art Sale which starts tomorrow and takes place at the Millennium Park Art Market was featured on Chicago’s WTTW and the Daily Herald for activities to do the weekend of November 15–18.

November 13, 2018

Stephen Eichhorn Likes Plants and Cats

Alum Stephen Eichhorn spoke to Chicago magazine about his love for plants and cats and his life as a full-time artist.

November 12, 2018

ArtReview Releases 2018 Power 100

ArtReview lists artists Kerry James Marshall, Theaster Gates, and Marina Abramovic in its "2018 Power 100."

November 12, 2018

Newcity Interviews Rosellen Brown about Her New Book

Roselle Brown’s latest novel The Lake on Fire was the subject of an interview in Newcity.

The Grand Bizarre by Jodie Mack (image courtesy Jodie Mack) | "Hyperallergic"

November 12, 2018

Mesmerizing Journey: Hyperallergic Reviews Jodie Mack's The Grand Bizarre

Hyperallergic covered Jodie Mack's (MFA 2007) film The Grand Bizarre, which was recently screened at the New York Film Festival.

November 5, 2018

Meet the Artist Taking "Acid Bites" in Feminist Critique

Sculptor Genesis Belanger's (BFA 2004) surreal and absurd take on the stereotypes of femininity is featured in the New York Times.

November 5, 2018

Artsy Features SAIC Online Course

Artsy has featured an SAIC online course in the article “10 University Art Classes You Can Take for Free Online.” MOOCs (massive open online courses) offer more than 10,000 courses from 800 different universities, that can be taken at the student’s own pace.

October 31, 2018

SAIC Alum Alicia Perrillo Named a Designer to Watch at Amazon Fashion Week Tokyo

Global Fashion Collective recently chose six emerging designers to showcase their spring and summer 2019 collections on the Amazon Fashion Week Tokyo runway including SAIC alum Alicia Perrillo (BFA 2016). 

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