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March 29, 2018

Tom Buechele Profiled in American Builders Quarterly

Vice President for Campus Operations, Tom Buechele (BFA1989, MFA 2017) was recently profiled in American Builders Quarterly for his work renovating the 280 Columbus Drive Building's auditorium.

March 26, 2018

Nick Cave and SAIC Alumni to Be Featured in Upcoming Exhibition at the Smart Museum

Stephanie and Bill Sick Professor of Fashion, Body and Garment Nick Cave's Soundsuit graces the cover of the UChicago Arts spring 2018 events and exhibitions guide.

March 23, 2018

Abigail Glaum-Lathbury and Maura Brewer Dress the Paris Review

JUMPSUIT, the subversive "counter-fashion" project by Assistant Professor in the Department of Fashion Design Abigail Glaum-Lathbury (BFA 2006) and Maura Brewer (BFA 2006), has been highlighted in a recent article in the Paris Review, by Heather Radke—who takes it upon herself to wear their jumpsuit for three weeks.

March 22, 2018

Gibran Villalobos Participates in National Arts Advocacy Day in Washington, DC

SAIC faculty member in the Department of Arts Administration and Policy Gibran Villalobos (Dual MA 2015) recently attended National Arts Advocacy Day in Washington, DC, on March 12–13 as a representative of Arts Alliance Illinois. 

March 21, 2018

Leonore Annenberg Fellowship Fund Celebrates Brilliant Decade

Throughout its decade-long existence, the Leonore Annenberg Fellowship Fund for the Performing and Visual Arts has awarded six SAIC students with its prestigious Annenberg Felllowship.

March 21, 2018

David Hartt and Martine Syms Awarded Graham Foundation Inaugural Fellowships

SAIC alumni David Hartt (MFA 1994) and Martine Syms (BFA 2007) are inaugural Fellows as part of the Graham Foundation's new fellowship program.

March 14, 2018

Film Noir: Puppet Style

SAIC alum makes puppets for bold new comedy.

March 13, 2018

Jesse Ball Writes Surreal Homage to Beloved Brother

SAIC writing professor Jesse Ball has released his latest novel Census.

March 13, 2018

Venice Biennale US Pavilion Announces Seven Projects for its Dimensions of Citizenship Exhibition

Details of the seven facets of the US contribution to the Venice Architecture Biennale for the exhibition Dimensions of Citizenship were announced at a press conference in New York on March 12.

March 6, 2018

SAIC and Illinois Humanities Explore What It Means to Redesign the Criminal Justice System

Over the past 30 years, America’s prison population has boomed, with the United States now housing 5% of the world’s population but 25% of its prisoners.

March 3, 2018

SAIC Raises More Than $615,000 at 'Beautiful Night' Auction and Benefit

CHICAGO–The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), a global leader in art and design education, raised more than $615,000 at its first faculty and alumni art auction and benefit. Proceeds from the auction contribute to Beautiful/Work: The Campaign for SAIC, an initiative to raise $50 million for increased scholarship opportunities, faculty support, and programming.    Highlights from the auction and benefit included:

March 2, 2018

Venice Biennale US Pavilion Contributors Recognized by Newcity Design 50

Newcity released its 2018 "Design 50" issue, which recognizes the leading voices in Chicago design.

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