December 2, 2014

Future Worlds

Equal parts art and anthropology, an SAIC alum’s mixed media installations investigate contemporary culture through future utopias.

December 2, 2014

Art School Connections

Kristen Thiele brings together fellow Miami-based SAIC alumni for a multimedia exhibition during Art Basel Miami.

November 25, 2014

Former F News Editor Receives 2014 Hugo Boss Prize

SAIC alum Paul Chan (BFA 1996) was recently named Hugo Boss Prize Winner 2014 by the Guggenheim Museum.

November 25, 2014

SAIC Associate Dean Exhibits at the Portrait Society Gallery

In a round-up of Milwaukee-area art exhibits, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel highlighted work from SAIC Associate Dean of Graduate Studies, Lynn Tomaszewski, which can be seen at The Portrait S

November 19, 2014

SAIC Assistant Professor Invited to Participate in Event at NYU Abu Dhabi

SAIC Assistant Professor and Graduate Coordinator Shaurya Kumar (Printmedia) has been invited to attend a three-day convention at New York University (NYU) Abu Dhabi's campus later this year.

November 19, 2014

SAIC's Efforts to Create a Gender-Safe Environment in USA Today

Last month, SAIC's efforts to create a gender-safe environment were recognized by PBS's Religion & Ethics program.

November 19, 2014

SAIC Alum Rebecca Morris Reflects on Her Practice

Hyperallergic sat down with SAIC alum Rebecca Morris (MFA 1994) for a beer recently to discuss her career and work.

November 19, 2014

SAIC Faculty Terri Kapsalis Talks About the Design of the Speculum

SAIC faculty Terri Kapsalis (Visual and Critical Studies) recently spoke to The Atlantic about the modern speculum's design.

November 19, 2014

Robert and Diane Levy Give $1 Million to SAIC

CHICAGO—The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), one of the nation’s leading art and design schools, announced a $1 million gift from Diane v. S. and Robert M. Levy. The donation will support need-based scholarships for undergraduate students, as well as the school’s Annual Fund. Available for the 2015 academic year, the gift will establish the Diane v. S. and Robert M. Levy Scholarships, supporting SAIC’s long-standing commitment to providing a world-class art and design education for all students, regardless of economic background.

November 13, 2014

Seventeen Chicago Institutions form America’s Urban Campus

CHICAGO (Nov. 13, 2014): Newly formed America’s Urban Campus® (AUC), a consortium of 17 not-for-profit Chicago-area colleges and universities, released today the results of an in-depth study on how Chicago’s higher education sector impacts the city, establishing Chicago as a global destination for higher education and post-graduate employment.

November 13, 2014

SAIC Students Engage Community with Portraits of Resolution

The Chicago Tribune recently covered the community art project Portraits of Resolution carried out by SAIC Master of Arts in Art Education students William Estrada and Erica Brooks, in collaboration with Anthony Rea.

November 12, 2014

SAIC Alum Talks About Her Art Therapy Practice

SAIC alum Rachel Nash (MA 2010) spoke to Dallas News about her practice, sharing insight on the unique benefits of art therapy, and its dearth in Dallas, Texas, where her practice is situated.