Zhang Zipiao (BFA 2015), "Chocolate," 2018, oil on canvas,145 × 175 cm

April 2, 2019

Zipiao Zhang Included on Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia 2019

Zipiao Zhang (BFA 2015) was included on Forbes 30 Under 30: Asia 2019 list.

Ann Lui. Photo by Colleen Durkin via "Chicago" magazine

April 1, 2019

Ann Lui Named One of Chicago Magazine's Next Power Players

Assistant Professor Ann Lui (Architecture, Interior Architecture, and Designed Objects) was included in Chicago magazine's list of 17 emerging power players for her work as "the activist architect."

Image courtesy of WTTW

March 28, 2019

Allie n Steve Mullen Reaches for Infinity in Decatur

Art and Technology Studies Assistant Professor Allie n Steve Mullen works to find the harmony in communicating with others.

Gregg Bordowitz. Photo: Justin Bettman

March 26, 2019

Gregg Bordowitz's Exhibit, I Wanna Be Well, Featured in Chicago Magazine

Professor and Director of SAIC's Low-Residency MFA Program, conceptual artist Gregg Bordowitz's upcoming exhibition, I Wanna Be Well,  at the Art Institute of Chicago was featured in Chicago magazine, the Windy City Times, and Newcity

Wu Tsang photographed in New York City, December 2018.

March 26, 2019

Wu Tsang Featured in ArtNews

ArtNews recently profiled MacArthur Fellow, artist Wu Tsang (BFA 2004) about pivotal works in her career and how her art makes us question what we know about identity. 

Detail of a Karolina Gnatowski work featured in "Some Kind of Duty," through March 31 at DePaul Art Museum. (Laura-Caroline Johnson/Handout)

March 26, 2019

SAIC Faculty kg Gnatowski Weaves Life in Solo Exhibit

Adjunct Associate Professor in the Fiber and Material Studies department kg Gnatowski's (MFA 2007) solo exhibition, Some Kind of Duty, was recently reviewed in the Chicago Tribune.

Amanda Brinkman portrait

March 22, 2019

Making Noise

Amanda Brinkman (MA 2010) gives voice to women through her socially conscious business platform.

Jeffrey Gibson artist

March 21, 2019

Jeffrey Gibson Finds Pleasure in Color

Jeffrey Gibson (BFA 1995) was featured in a recent article in Departures magazine, where he talks about the joy of painting and the pleasure found in color.

Rosalie Shemmer, dean of Career and Professional Experience

March 20, 2019

Rosalie Shemmer Joins the School of the Art Institute of Chicago as Dean of Career and Professional Experience

CHICAGO—The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), a global leader in art and design education, has named Rosalie Shemmer as the School’s dean of Career and Professional Experience (CAPX). Shemmer will lead SAIC’s career office, where she will oversee career advising and institution-wide programming initiatives, internship programs, new employer relationship development and the School’s Fulbright application program, which has led SAIC to produce more Fulbright scholars than any other art and design college in the United States.

Avoid if contemplating an acid trip … detail from Gladys Nilsson’s A Cold Mouth, which appears in How Chicago! Imagists 1960s and 70s. Photograph: courtesy the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York

March 20, 2019

Chicago Imagists Exhibit in London Receives Positive Reviews

The recently opened exhibition titled How Chicago!

Gibsons Italia courtesy of Eater Chicago

March 20, 2019

SAIC Faculty Terry Surjan Offers Expertise on New Gibsons Italia Restaurant

Lecturer in the School's Department of Architecture, Interior Architecture, and Designed Objects Terry Surjan provided thoughts on the design of the new Gibsons Italia restaurant for Eater Chicago.

Patricia Nguyen and John Lee for Chicago Torture Justice Memorial

March 19, 2019

Chicago Torture Justice Memorials Works to Build a Future Memorial

The Chicago Reader recently reported that Chicago Torture Justice Memorials (CTJM), a collective which includes SAIC faculty members, alums, and students, is working to help build a memorial to honor survivors of torture perpetrated by former Chicago police commander Jon Burge and those working under his leadership.