October 18, 2018

2018 Propeller Fund Grant Awardees Include SAIC Community Members

Several SAIC community members have been awarded grants from the Propeller Fund.

New Media Futures book

October 18, 2018

SAIC Alum and Faculty Members Contribute to New Media Futures Book

The recently released book New Media Futures: The Rise of Women in the Digital Arts was coedited by SAIC alum Ellen Sandor and includes contributions by SAIC faculty members.

October 16, 2018

SAIC's Holiday Art Sale Included on Tribune's Holiday Events List

The Chicago Tribune has announced its picks for 2018 holiday events in Chicago. Not to be missed is the Millennium Park Holiday Art Market, November 16–18, from 11:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m., featuring work by more than 150 student artists from SAIC, Columbia College Chicago, and After School Matters. 

October 16, 2018

A Long Walk Home Cofounder Scheherazade Tillet Hosts Town Hall at SAIC

A Long Walk Home cofounder Scheherezade Tillet (MA 2005) hosts town hall with #MeToo movement founder Tarana Burke at SAIC. 

October 16, 2018

New Series on Art and Design in Chicago Features SAIC Community

A new four-part series titled Art and Design in Chicago premiered on Friday, October 5, on WTTW with the first episode "If You Build It." The series covers a wide range of Chicago artists and designers.

October 15, 2018

Chicago Disability Activism, Arts, and Design Exhibit Features SAIC Alums and Faculty

Several SAIC alums and faculty have participated in the University of Illinois at Chicago’s Gallery 400's current exhibition, Chicago Disability Activism, Arts, and Design: 1970s to Today.

October 12, 2018

Hairy Who Member Suellen Rocca's Life, Art, and Inspiration Featured in Document Journal and Hyperallergic

SAIC alum  and Hairy Who member Suellen Rocca (BFA 1964, HON 2016) was recently featured in Document Journal and Hyperallergic.

October 12, 2018

Assistant Fashion Design Professor Abigail Glaum-Lathbury Interviewed about First Lady's Fashion Choices

Assistant Professor in the Fashion Design department Abigail Glaum-Lathbury (BFA 2006) talks to the Chicago Tribune about First Lady Melania Trump's fashion choices. 

October 11, 2018

SAIC Community Members in the Chicago International Film Festival

The 54th Chicago International Film Festival opened yesterday with several SAIC community members on the roster. 

October 4, 2018

Newcity Film 50 Celebrates SAIC Faculty and Alums

SAIC faculty and alums were celebrated in Newcity's "Film 50" issue celebrating the work of 50 influential filmmakers in Chicago. 

October 4, 2018

Ambitious New Book Tells the History of Art in Chicago

Art in Chicago: A History from the Fire to Now, a new book tells the history of visual art in Chicago from before the Great Chicago Fire in 1871 to the present.

October 2, 2018

EXPO CHICAGO's Interview Marathon Featured SAIC Faculty and Alums

EXPO CHICAGO's Creative Chicago: An Interview Marathon featured interviews with SAIC faculty and alums led by Hans Ulrich Obrist.