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March 21, 2018

David Hartt and Martine Syms Awarded Graham Foundation Fellowships

The Graham Foundation recently released their list of this year's inaugural Fellows as part of the organization's new Graham Foundation Fellowship program. The fellowship program gives each recipient "...monetary support for the development and production of new and challenging works and the opportunity to present these projects in an exhibition at the Foundation's Madlener House galleries in Chicago."  SAIC alumni David Hartt (MFA 1994) and Martine Syms (BFA 2007) have received the prestigious award.

March 14, 2018

Film Noir: Puppet Style

SAIC alum makes puppets for bold new comedy.

March 13, 2018

Jesse Ball Writes Surreal Homage to Beloved Brother

SAIC writing professor Jesse Ball has released his latest novel Census.

March 13, 2018

Venice Biennale US Pavilion Announces Seven Projects for its Dimensions of Citizenship Exhibition

Details of the seven facets of the US contribution to the Venice Architecture Biennale for the exhibition Dimensions of Citizenship were announced at a press conference in New York on March 12.

March 6, 2018

SAIC and Illinois Humanities Explore What It Means to Redesign the Criminal Justice System

Over the past 30 years, America’s prison population has boomed, with the United States now housing 5% of the world’s population but 25% of its prisoners.

March 2, 2018

Aliza Nisenbaum's Paintings Acquired by Minneapolis Institute of Art

SAIC alum Aliza Nisenbaum (BFA 2001, MFA 2005) has agreed to sell three of her paintings to the Minneapolis Institute of Art.

February 23, 2018

Tania Bruguera Selected For Tate's Turbine Hall

SAIC alum Tania Bruguera (MFA 2001, HON 2016) can add another accolade to her list: Tate Modern commission.

February 21, 2018

Ambrin Ling Awarded Prestigious Grant

Low-Residency Master of Fine Arts student Ambrin Ling (MFA 2018) was recently awarded the prestigious Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation grant.

February 20, 2018

Jennifer Chen-Su Huang Awarded Fulbright Fellowship

As a 2017–18 US Fulbright Student Fellowship recipient, Jennifer Chen-Su Huang (MFA 2017) is studying Atayal weaving in Taiwan.

February 20, 2018

F News Can't Lose

F Newsmagazine, SAIC’s student-run publication, received numerous accolades from the Illinois College Press Association this year.

February 14, 2018

Dushko Petrovich Pens Piece on Portraiture

On the week that Barack and Michelle Obama's official portraits were unveiled at the National Portrait Gallery, Dushko Petrovich, an associate professor in the School's New Arts Journalism department, took the opportunity to writing about portraiture more broadly.

February 13, 2018

LaToya Ruby Frazier Praised in Vulture

Associate Professor of Photography and 2015 MacArthur Fellow LaToya Ruby Frazier was recently praised in an article in Vulture by Jerry Saltz  (SAIC 1970–75, HON 2008).