Mary Jane Jacob, Executive Director of Exhibitions and Exhibition studies at SAIC, talks about her $50,000 fellowship from the Warhol Foundation.
SAIC alumna Lily Siegel (MA 2007) has been appointed Assistant Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta.
SAIC faculty and alumni dominated Newcity’s inaugural Art 50 issue released September 20 (circ. 40,000), together comprising 30 of the 50 noted artists.
SAIC partnered with Palmer House Hilton on its new rooftop garden, the latest improvement to the building that was Chicago’s answer to the great fire of 1871.
Newcity gave Chicago readers the latest review of The Great Refusal: Taking On New Queer Aesthetics.
The Chicago Tribune featured a profile on SAIC alumna Monique Meloche (1991–93)—gallerist and founder of upcoming Gallery Weekend Chicago.
On September 16, the Chicago Tribune’s guest critic Claudine Ise selected Detroit, USA: Material, Site, Narrative for her preview.
Crain’s Chicago Business published an article September 5 about the last work of the late LeRoy Neiman.
<em>Time Out Chicago</em> reviews the Sullivan Galleries’ <em>Roger Brown: This Boy’s Own Story</em> in the magazine’s September 13 edition.
The September 13 issue of the <em>Chicago Reader</em> features the performance-art collaborative Lucky Pierre, founded by SAIC alumni.