October 31, 2018

SAIC Alum Alicia Perrillo Named a Designer to Watch at Amazon Fashion Week Tokyo

Global Fashion Collective recently chose six emerging designers to showcase their spring and summer 2019 collections on the Amazon Fashion Week Tokyo runway including SAIC alum Alicia Perrillo (BFA 2016). 

Suellen Rocca, 'Bare Shouldered Beauty and the Pink Creature', 1965. | "Chicago Magazine"

October 31, 2018

Immersive, Wild, and Irreverent: Chicago Magazine Reviews Hairy Who Exhibit

Chicago magazine reviewed the Art Institute of Chicago's Hairy Who: 1966–1969.

October 30, 2018

SAIC Alums Are Part of African American Designers Exhibit at Chicago Cultural Center

African American Designers in Chicago: Art, Commerce, and the Politics of Race, the latest exhibition at the Chicago Cultural Center was spotlighted on Chicago’s WGN television station.

October 30, 2018

Gary Graham's New Designs Featured in Vogue

Fashion designer and SAIC alum Gary Graham (BFA 1992) debuts new designs inspired by historical textiles and goth culture. 

October 30, 2018

SAIC Faculty and Alums Honored by 3Arts Grant Making Organization

SAIC faculty and alums receive $25,000 cash grants to support their work thanks to Chicago-based nonprofit and grant making organization, 3Arts. 

October 29, 2018

CFDA 2018 Design Graduates Include SAIC Alums

Two SAIC alums are included on the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) 2018 Design Graduates. 

October 29, 2018

Tania Bruguera's Intervention at the Tate Modern

Activist and SAIC alum Tania Bruguera's (MFA 2001, HON 2016) latest installation of her exhibition, 10,143,210, tackles government censorship and the campaign to release photographer Shahidul Alam from prison.

October 25, 2018

SAIC's Student Chapter of NOMA Wins Second Place in Annual Design Competition

Congratulations to SAIC's student chapter of the National Organization of Minority Architects (NOMA) who recently competed and won second prize in the 2018 Barbara G.

October 23, 2018

SAIC Alum Guadalupe Rosales Celebrates '90s Latin Culture

SAIC alum Guadalupe Rosales' (MFA 2016) solo exhibition Echoes of a Collective Memory at Vincent Price Art Museum features archived photos and memorabilia from her Instagram accounts Veteranas and Rucas and Map Pointz. 

October 19, 2018

SAIC Alum Jake Vogds Featured in Paper Magazine

Jake Vogds (BFA 2014) known simply as Vogds, is pushing the boundaries of pop-art and pop music with their latest work, an evolution of their solo EP in collaboration with the Radical Visibility Collective.

October 19, 2018

Jasmine Chong Launches Third Successful Collection at New York Fashion Week

Jasmine Chong (BFA 2012) just launched her third successful collection of 1930s inspired designs at this year's New York Fashion Week. 

Photo courtesy of Shawn Brackbill for The New York Times

October 19, 2018

Vaquera Is Shaking up the Fashion World

Vaquera, the rising star in the fashion industry, has shaken up the art and fashion world—whose founders hope they can eventually quit their day jobs.