June 24, 2015

SAIC Alum Interviewed for Artnet

Brooklyn-based Josh Reames (MFA 2012) creates paintings resonant with our Internet-permeated lives. Image: From article, Courtesy of Josh Reames

June 23, 2015

Jeff Koons Retrospective at Guggenheim Bilbao

The Guggenheim Bilbao is hosting the Jeff Koons (HON 2008) retrospective following its exhibition at the Whitney in New York and the Centre Pompidou in Paris.

June 21, 2015

Chicago based Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture designs Waldorf Astoria Hotel in Beijing

Chicago-based Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture (AS + GG) has designed the new Waldorf Astoria Hotel in Beijing, currently featured on The Architect’s Newspaper Blog.

June 21, 2015

SAIC Alum Shifts Traditional Trajectory of Architecture Licensure

SAIC alum and National President of the American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS) Charlie Klecha (MArch 2014) took all seven divisions of the Architect Registration Exam (ARE) in seven days, and he successfully passed each of them.

June 18, 2015

Nick Cave Has Solo Exhibition at the Cranbrook Art Museum

SAIC Fashion Design Professor Nick Cave will have about 40 of his famed Soundsuits on display at the Cranbrook Art Museum for his major solo exhibition Here, Hear.

June 18, 2015

SAIC's Scientist-in-Residence Publishes Delectable Math Book

Eugenia Cheng's new book, How to Bake Pi: An Edible Exploration of the Mathematics of Mathematics, is reviewed in the New York Times Sunday Book Review.

June 17, 2015

Michelle Grabner Named Curator of the Portland 2016 Biennial

Distinguished SAIC faculty member, curator, and artist Michelle Grabner has been named curator of the Portland 2016 Biennial of Contemporary Art.

June 17, 2015

Professor David Getsy Awarded Research Grant from Graham Foundation

The Graham Foundation has announced the recipients of its 2015 grants, awarded to individuals who engage original ideas in architecture.

June 17, 2015

Roger Brown Exhibition at DC Moore Gallery in New York

Listed by the Observer as one of the "10 Things to Do in New York's Art World Before June 19th" is the opening of Roger Brown: Political Paintings at DC Moore Gallery.

June 17, 2015

Chris Ware’s Most Recent New Yorker Cover Story: “Playdate”

This week’s New Yorker features a cover and accompanying story by famed cartoonist and SAIC alum Chris Ware (SAIC 1991–93).

June 17, 2015

SAIC Professor’s Forthcoming Novel Published by Pantheon

Jesse Ball, professor in the Writing Department at SAIC, will have his book A Cure for Suicide published July 21 by Pantheon Books.

June 17, 2015

SAIC Alum’s Textile Company Featured in Local Wolves Magazine

Rachel Snack (BFA 2013), founder and creative director of Weaver House Co.