"Nick Cave Is the Most Joyful, and Critical, Artist in America," reads the headline of a feature article about the artist and Stephanie...
Jeffrey Gibson (BFA 1995), interdisciplinary artist and craftsperson, and Walter Hood (MFA 2013), landscape and public artist, were...
Many SAIC community members are featured on Newcity's annual "Art 50" list of Chicago's visual vanguard of 2019.
Associate Professor of Photography LaToya Ruby Frazier's work is on view at her first solo show in Chicago.
August 25, 2016
Time magazine recently featured the work of SAIC alum Tom Lea (SAIC 1924–26) in a piece titled “A Painter’s View of World War II.”
August 22, 2016
New York Times reporter Ted Loos visited the studio of SAIC faculty member Nick Cave (Fashion Design) for his article “The Artist Nick Cave Gets Personal About Race and Gun Violence.” The article is in anticipation of his new show at the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art.
August 18, 2016
The New York Times has been keen on SAIC's faculty and alumni lately.
August 17, 2016
SAIC alum Sarah Azzouzi (BFA 2010) and her innovative business, Lost Girls Vintage, have recently received local and national press coverage.
August 16, 2016
Maria Pinto (BFA 1990) was recently featured in Vogue, in an article that discussed the alum’s career as a fashion designer and her famous clients (most notably, Chicago’s own Michelle Obama and Oprah Winfrey).
August 14, 2016
SAIC is at the forefront of numerous art and tech innovations, including virtual reality, animation, and, most recently, urban sensing.
August 9, 2016
SAIC alum Dread Scott (BFA 1989), who returned to campus earlier this year for a lecture on identity and art, recently made national headlines for a public installation he recreated in light of racialized police violence.
August 7, 2016
SAIC Professor Michelle Grabner and Jens Hoffman, a curator and writer at the Jewish Museum in New York and the Museum of Contemporary Art Detriot, have been named artistic directors of the new Cleveland Triennial, which will make its debut in 2018.
July 31, 2016
CHICAGO—This fall, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), a global leader in art and design education, will host a distinguished lineup of visiting artists who exemplify the boundary-blurring nature of contemporary art.
July 28, 2016
Rashid Johnson (SAIC 2003–04) participated in Dark Matter at Pace Gallery, where a range of artists congregated with works that explore the meaning of blackness in contemporary culture.
July 28, 2016
SAIC alum Lucy Knisley (BFA 2007) intended to be a painter but found comics during her time on campus.
July 28, 2016
A graduate of SAIC’s Photography department, Natalie Bookchin (MFA 1990) has an interdisciplinary and bold approach to media’s possibilities.