You are here

May 23, 2017

Fashion Design Alumni Construct Nonbinary Collections

Liberation and inclusion were the prominent themes of SAIC's 2017 Fashion Show, as many students sought to channel the sociopolitcal atmosphere in their creative practices.

May 17, 2017

Beverage Brewers Dominate Design Challenge

A compact cold-brewer and a tea steeper doubling as a maze caught the attention of two prominent retailers, garnering top awards for Architecture, Interior Architecture, and Designed Objects (AIADO) student Teagan Chatterley (MDes 2018), and recent alum Chantelle Choi (BFA 2017).

May 17, 2017

SAIC Partners with New Coworking Space for Start-ups and Entrepreneurs

SAIC is partnering with Northwestern University, Robert Bosch, and 1871 to help launch the Connectory.

May 16, 2017

Rashid Johnson's New Exhibit Debuts at Milwaukee Art Museum

On June 23, Rashid Johnson (SAIC 2003–04) will open his exhibition Hail We Now Sing Joy at the Milwaukee Art Museum.

May 16, 2017

Sommelier of the Year Awarded to Alum

Art school is where many students develop taste.

May 16, 2017

Politics and Sewing Merge at Faculty Member's Artist-Residency

Lecturer and Fiber and Material Studies alum Aram Han Sifuentes (MFA 2013) is currently an artist-in-residence at the Chicago Cultural Center.

May 12, 2017

Unique Collaboration Showcases Students' Accessory Designs

A recent collaboration with the Ann & Robert H.

May 12, 2017

SAIC Names Dawn Gavin As The Smith-Buonanno Family Director Of Contemporary Practices

CHICAGO—The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), a global leader in art and design education, announced the appointment of Dawn Gavin as the inaugural Smith-Buonanno Family Director of Contemporary Practices.

May 10, 2017

Pagans and Witches Are Focus of Student's New Podcast

Brontë Mansfield (MA 2017) launched her podcast Mystic a mere 10 days ago and it's already garnering praise.

May 4, 2017

Scientist-in-Residence Eugenia Cheng Is Changing Views about Math

With a new book and a heightened focus on STEM fields nationwide, SAIC's Eugenia Cheng (Liberal Arts) is on the front lines of making mathematics a joy to artists and the general public alike.

May 3, 2017

Driehaus Awards for Fashion Excellence Go to SAIC Students

Congratulations to the SAIC students who were awarded first and second place in the Driehaus Awards for Fashion Excellence.

May 2, 2017

Sanford Biggers Awarded 2017 Rome Prize

Artnews announced the recipients of the 2017 Rome Prize in Visual Arts.

Pages