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. 

October 2, 2018

Tania Bruguera Debuts Interactive Art Installation at Tate Modern

This year's Hyundai Commission at Tate Modern features an interactive art installation by political activisit, artist, and SAIC alum Tania Bruguera (MFA 2001, HON 2016). 

October 1, 2018

The New York Times Covers Upcoming Charles White Retrospective at MoMA

The New York Times recently published an article about Charles White (SAIC 1937–38) and a review of the Museum of Modern Art's Charles White: A Retrospective, which traveled from the Art Institute of Chicago and opened on October 7.

September 28, 2018

Yvette Mayorga Bakes a Different Kind of Cake in Upcoming Exhibit

Yvette Mayorga's (MFA 2016) cake-like sculptures depict Mexican immigrants' version of the American dream in her upcoming display at the Roman Susan Art Foundation. 

September 27, 2018

Eugenia Cheng Discusses The Art of Logic on WGN Radio

Adjunct Professor in the Liberal Arts department Eugenia Cheng discussed her book The Art of Logic and how abstract mathematics helps her understand other people on the Brian Noonan Show at WGN Radio

September 24, 2018

SAIC Awarded 2018 Organizational Grant from the Graham Foundation

The Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts announced the recipients of its 2018 organizational grants, providing funding to foster experimentation, creativity, and discourses in architecture to 53 grantees totaling $609,500.

September 20, 2018

SAIC Is Making Waves at EXPO CHICAGO

SAIC community members are once again an integral part of this year's EXPO CHICAGO, Chicago's international exposition of contemporary and modern art.

September 20, 2018

First Solo Show of Chicago Artist Todros Geller Opens at Spertus Institute

SAIC alum and late Chicago artist Todros Geller (SAIC 1918–23) is having his first solo show in more than 70 years.

September 18, 2018

Benjamin Larose at EXPO CHICAGO

Benjamin Larose (MDes 2016) shares his latest work for EXPO CHICAGO.

September 14, 2018

New York Times Fall Art Preview Includes Shows with SAIC Alums

The New York Times fall art preview was recently released, listing more than 100 noteworthy shows to see this fall including many shows with SAIC alums.

September 14, 2018

Maria Gaspar's Radioactive: Stories from Beyond the Wall Debuts This Weekend

Contemporary Practices Assistant Professor Maria Gaspar’s digital animation and radio broadcast titled Radioactive: Stories from Beyond the Wall will make its debut this weekend when it is projected against the north-facing wall of the Cook County Department of Corrections in Chicago’s Little Village neighborhood.

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