The Oxford American Dictionary bestowed the title “Word of the Year 2012” to “GIF,” the short, looped animations disseminated through popular Internet channels.
Despite naming Roger Brown the most “cuddly” among the Chicago imagists, the Wall Street Journal notes the artist “was also something of a crusader."
Hyperallergic announced SAIC Fashion faculty member Nick Cave plans to populate Grand Central Station with a herd of his animated Soundsuits.
The Huffington Post selected SAIC’s Gene Siskel Film Center as one of the city’s Best Alternative Movie Theaters.
“Grafitti Writers Return from Exile,” published by the Examiner on January 15, details the creative career of SAIC alumnus Mario ZORE Gonzalez Jr. (CS 1989–94).
New York’s Villager Writer Gary Sharpiro consults David Raskin on the opening of Donald Judd’s former home and studio this spring.
the January 16 edition of the Chicago Tribune featured SAIC faculty members Susan Kraut and Richard Deutsch.
Chicago Sun-Times spotlighted January’s Rhinoceros Theater Festival, featuring SAIC alumna Jayita Bhattacharya (MFAW 2006).
Payvand Iran News, a San Francisco-based news site dedicated to Iranian-American issues, highlighted a recent performance by SAIC graduate student Sanaz Sohrabi
SAIC alumnus Mel Theobald (BFA 1968, MFA 1971) will continue Purdue University North Central’s Year of the Photographer series.