January 14, 2015

Art F City Recaps 10 Best Exhibitions of 2014

Art F City featured its 10 best exhibitions of 2014 and included in the list are three SAIC alumni.

January 14, 2015

SAIC Faculty and Alum Win 2015 Creative Capital Awards

SAIC alum Jennifer Reeder (MFA 1996) and faculty member Maria Gaspar (Contemporary Practices) were recipients of the 2015 Creative Capital awards in the Moving Image and Visual Arts categories.

January 14, 2015

SAIC Artists Featured in Newcity's Top Art Lists

With nearly 50 alumni and faculty members making the cut, SAIC is well-represented on Newcity's "Top 5 of Everything" art lists.

January 13, 2015

MFA Student Curates Art Institute Collection Online

A recent story in the Chicago Tribune talks about Kevin B.

January 8, 2015

Ian Schneller Featured on Chicago Tonight

SAIC sculpture faculty member, Ian Schneller, was featured on WTTW’s Chicago Tonight for his work designing, making, and repairing stringed instruments, tube amplifiers, and audio horns.

January 8, 2015

Professor Nick Cave Profiled in the Chicago Tribune

The Chicago Tribune featured an interview with Nick Cave—sculptor, fashion designer, internationally famed artist, and SAIC Fashion Design Professor.

January 8, 2015

Faculty Member Talks to the New York Times about Artistic Exchange

SAIC faculty member Rachel Weiss (Arts Administration and Policy) was recently quoted in the New York Times in an article discussing Cuban-American artistic exchange in dance, music, and art.

January 8, 2015

BBC News Profiles Performance Alum

The BBC recently featured and interviewed SAIC alum, Anida Yoeu Ali (MFA 2010), for her performance work, the Buddhist Bug series.

January 8, 2015

Faculty Member Frances Whitehead Received Honorary Doctorate from NIU

Frances Whitehead, Professor of Sculpture at SAIC, received an honorary doctorate from Northern Illinois University (NIU) in December.

December 18, 2014

Wall Street Journal Profiles Designer Holly Hunt

Chicago interior designer and member of SAIC’s Board of Governors Holly Hunt recently opened her first furniture showroom in Europe.

December 18, 2014

Preserving Mary Nohl’s Legacy

SAIC alum Mary Nohl (MFA 1937), did not simply create works of art, she lived among them.

December 18, 2014

SAIC Alum and Faculty Member Profiled in Chicago Reader’s “People Issue”

Each year, the Chicago Reader publishes “The People Issue” which highlights remarkable Chicagoans making contributions that, while often unrewarded, have a lasting impact on the city.