Chicago, December 14, 2017—The curators of Dimensions of Citizenship, the U.S. Pavilion exhibition at the 2018...
This spring, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), a global leader in art and design education, will host a distinguished...
August 2, 2017
SAIC will be out in full force at EXPO CHICAGO 2017, managing a booth while faculty and alumni present work, and curate video series.
July 31, 2017
Fashion Design alum Claire Sullivan (BFA 2016) was recently featured with her New York-based design collective, Vaquera, in a Vogue profile of the 2017 Council of Fashion Designers of America/Vogue Fashion Fund (CVFF) Finalists.
July 25, 2017
In recent media stories such as those published on F News, the Chronicle of Higher Education, and Inside Higher Ed, SAIC has been accused of infringing on academic freedom.
July 18, 2017
Mayor Rahm Emanuel today announced the appointment of Walter E.
July 17, 2017
Vincent Tiley's (MFA 2013) new video installation, Material Eyes, was recently on display in the third-floor screening room of the International Museum of Surgical Science.
July 17, 2017
The New Yorker recently published a profile of SAIC alum Martine Syms (BFA 2007).
July 14, 2017
Amanda Brinkman (MA 2010), a graduate of the School’s Visual and Critical Studies department and co-founder of art nonprofit Pelican Bomb, recieved widespread recognition when she created T-shirts emblazoned with the phrase “Nasty Woman,” in the wake of the October presidential debate.
July 14, 2017
The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation’s Artist as Activist Fellowship is designed to provide support to independent artists and art collectives working to highlight and combat social justice issues through a range of mediums.
July 6, 2017
Cheryl Pope (BFA 2003, MDes 2010), an Assistant Professor in the School’s Fashion Design department, is one of the many SAIC faculty and alumni scheduled to contribute new work as part of Chicago’s "Year of Public Art" initiative, reports DNAinfo.
July 5, 2017
New public art installations have recently gone up along the riverfront as part of Chicago’s Year of Public Art initiative, including a noteworthy contribution by SAIC Associate Professor in Painting and Drawing Scott Reeder, according to TimeOut.
June 30, 2017
With a retrospective of alum Grant Wood (SAIC 1913–16) to end all Grant Wood retrospectives planned for this upcoming March, the Whitney Museum of American Art has been busy compiling murals, book illustrations, and decorated objects to accompany the artist's oil paintings, reports the New York Times. Still, one thing is missing.
June 29, 2017
In spring 2017, Provost Craig Barton hosted strategic planning focus groups with faculty, staff, and students.
22nd January, 2018The School of the Art Institute of Chicago Announces Its Spring Line-Up of Visiting Artists
14th December, 2017U.S. Pavilion at the 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale to Feature Film and Video Artworks That Expand the Exhibition Dimensions of Citizenship
4th October, 2017The Washington Center Honors SAIC with the 2017 Higher Education Civic Engagement Award