August 16, 2015

On the Passing of Julian Bond, Civil and Human Rights Icon

On Saturday, we lost one of our great leaders in the historic struggle for civil and human rights.

August 11, 2015

SAIC Alum's Musical Collaboration is Featured in the Fader

SAIC Performance alum Colin Self (BFA 2013) was recently included in an article posted on the influential music and lifestyle website, the Fader.

August 11, 2015

SAIC Alum Talks to Bad at Sports

Katya Grokhovsky (MFA 2011), currently an artist-in-residence at Soho20 in New York, spoke with Amanda Browder on podcast Bad at Sports.

August 6, 2015

Incoming SAIC Student to Receive “Rising Star” Youth Award

The second annual Fifth Star Awards will award incoming SAIC student, Abdullah Quick, the inaugural Rising Star Youth Award.

August 6, 2015

SAIC and Kunlé Adeyemi Collaborate for the Chicago Architecture Biennial

The inaugural Chicago Architecture Biennial is supporting the design and construction of four kiosks that will be displayed in Millennium Park during the span of the biennial.

August 2, 2015

SAIC Alumni Talk to Vogue about Chicago Fashion

Vogue asked fashion designers Shane Gabier (SAIC 1995–98) and Christopher Peters (BFA 2010) about Chicago’s fashion offerings.

July 29, 2015

SAIC Alum's Film Praised by the New Yorker

The most recent film by Stephen Winter (BFA 1991), Jason and Shirley, debuted at BAMcinemaFest in June and was reviewed in the New Yorker as “one of this year’s finest offerings.” Jason and Shirley is a docudrama of the night in 1966 when Shirley Clarke filmed Jason Holliday for her film, Portrait of Jason.

July 28, 2015

Chicago Magazine’s 2015 Best of Chicago

Chicago magazine’s annual "Best of Chicago" list features SAIC alumni, faculty, and affiliates.

July 23, 2015

Forrest Nash in Conversation with Paddy Johnson

Paddy Johnson of Art F City spoke with SAIC alum Forrest Nash (BFA 2009) about Contemporary Art Daily (CAD).

July 23, 2015

SAIC Alum featured in Vogue

Catherine Lerer Anderson (BFA 2008) is featured in Vogue’s “What the Most Stylish Women Wear 9 to 5” series.

July 22, 2015

Barbara Rossi at the New Museum

The New Museum will present an exhibition of works by SAIC Professor of Painting and Drawing Barbara Rossi (MFA 1970).

July 22, 2015

SAIC Appoints a New Head of its Career + Co-Op Center

A leader in educating artists, designers, and scholars since 1866, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) offers nationally accredited undergraduate and graduate degrees and post-baccalaureate programs to more than 3,500 students from around the globe. SAIC also provides adults, high school students, and children with the opportunity to flourish in a variety of courses, workshops, certificate programs, and camps through its Continuing Studies program.