March 12, 2015

Chicago Tribune Spotlights MFA Candidate’s Merging of Art and DJ Practice

The Chicago Tribune spotlights SAIC student Sadie Woods (MFA 2016) and her merging of artistic practice with a long-held passion for DJing. Image from article (Alberto Trevino)

March 12, 2015

The New Yorker Features SAIC Alum’s Recent Work

The New Yorker online features Assaf Evron’s (MFA 2013) photographic series “Visual Pyramid After Alberti” in which Evron uses Kinect as an infrared camera to capture the grid’s points of lights and shadow as they fall over abstract still lifes.

March 11, 2015

A City That Works

Artist and curator Jason Benedict runs a thriving arts collective in Berlin.

March 11, 2015

Intersecting Identities

Alum’s practice explores her experience as a Cambodian refugee in America and a Muslim woman in her Buddhist homeland.

March 10, 2015

SAIC Alumni Surpass Fundraising Goal in Campaign to Open Andersonville Art Education Center

SAIC Alumni Stephanie Preston (BFA 2013) and Jean Cate (BFA 2013) recently surpassed their initial fundraising goal in their campaign to open Vignette Vignette, which will be a community art space to hold workshops and classes.

March 10, 2015

A New Graduate Student Scholarship Has Been Created in Memory of Barbara DeGenevieve

Daniel Berger, a member of SAIC’s Board of Governors, established a new scholarship in memory of the late Barbara DeGenevieve.

March 10, 2015

Chicago Tribune Features Design Studio of MFA Student Nick Butcher

The Chicago Tribune featured the collaborative art practice and print and design studio established by Nick Butcher (MFA 2015), a current student in Department of Printmedia at SAIC.

March 8, 2015

DailyServing Interviews SAIC Alum About her Recent Work

Brooklyn-based artist Shanti Grumbine (BFA 2000) recently spoke with DailyServing about her art practice that deconstructs and transforms printmedia and journalistic sources.

March 5, 2015

SAIC Student Opens a Vibrant New Gallery Space in Avondale

SAIC student and former instructor Lynn Basa (MFA 2016) has expanded her studio space into a new art gallery in Chicago’s Avondale neighborhood.

March 5, 2015

Kanye West Praises SAIC in a Lecture at Oxford University

In a guest lecture on March 2 at Oxford University's Museum of Natural History, Kanye West spoke to an audience of 350 students. Read the full text of his 30-minute lecture in Vulture. Photo by Justin Tallis/Getty Images

March 5, 2015

The Huffington Post Features SAIC Alum and Fashion Designer Geoffrey Mac

In a recent interview with the Huffington Post, Geoffrey Mac (BFA 1999) remarks on his career in fashion design since graduating from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

March 5, 2015

Women’s Wear Daily Spotlights SAIC Students’ Work at Swarovski 120th Anniversary Exhibition

Women’s Wear Daily highlights the eight selected works from SAIC students shown at the recent one-night-only retrospective exhibition marking Swarovski’s 120th anniversary.

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