Maria Gaspar, Laurie Jo Reynolds

July 10, 2018

SAIC Faculty Member and Alum Receive "Imagining Justice" Arts Grants

SAIC Assistant Professor Maria Gaspar and alum Laurie Jo Reynolds (MFA 2000) are recipients of the Art for Justice Fund's "Imagining Justice" Arts Grant.

Jiho Shin and Yohan Han

July 10, 2018

Q&A with Korean Alumni Association Leaders

Here’s an excerpt of the Korean Student Association’s conversation with Jiho Shin (BFA 1996) and Yohan Han (BFA 2006), leaders of SAIC’s Korean Alumni Association.

June 28, 2018

D. Denenge Duyst-Akpem and the Future of Afrofuturism

SAIC Adjunct Assistant Professor D Denenge Duyst-Akpem has been featured in several publications about Afrofuturism, the recent boom of the movement, and humans in space.

June 28, 2018

Nick Cave Sits down with Architectural Digest

Nick Cave, SAIC professor in the Fashion Design department has taken the stage with a slew of multidimensional, interdisciplinary works throughout the globe.

Amtrak Mural

June 26, 2018

SAIC Alum Creates Mural for Amtrak

SAIC alum, Ashley Pastore (MFA 2018), was chosen to create a new piece of artwork for Amtrak's Union Station.

Photo courtesy of Grace Duval

June 20, 2018

Mark Jeffery and Judd Morrissey Cross the Queer Threshold between the Physical and Virtual

VoyageChicago interviews Mark Jeffery and Judd Morrissey.

Trevor Paglen at his studio in Berlin. Photograph by Mustafah Abdulaziz for The New York Times

June 19, 2018

Trevor Paglen Featured in New York Times Article on Artists in Berlin

Trevor Paglen (MFA 2002) was featured in a recent article in the New York Times about artists living and working in Berlin. 

Charles White, Sound of Silence, 1978

June 14, 2018

Celebrating Charles White

SAIC alum Charles White’s (SAIC 1937–38) work is featured in an exhibition at the Art Institute of Chicago.

Photo courtesy of An Rong Xu

June 14, 2018

Alum Gabriel Fowler Wants to Raise Awareness of "Artists Doing Creative Things”

Gabriel Fowler (MFA 2002) has been spotlighted in the New York Times "Neighborhood Joint" section.

Left to right: Naill Atkinsons, Iker Gil, Mimi, Zeiger, Ann Lui. Photo: Francesca Bottazin, courtesy of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and the University of Chicago

June 11, 2018

Chicago Magazine Interviews Ann Lui

Chicago magazine conducted a Q&A session with AIADO assistant professor Ann Lui, for her role as a curator for the US Pavilion at the Venice Architecture Biennale.

Performers dancing, dressed in Nick Cave’s large Soundsuits in “Up Right” at the Park Avenue Armory.

June 11, 2018

Nick Cave's Let Go Featured in the New York Times

The New York Times recently covered SAIC Professor Nick Cave's dance-based performance and installation Let Go. 

June 7, 2018

US Pavilion Presents Dimensions of Citizenship at the 16th International Architecture Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia

For the 16th International Architecture Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia, the US Pavilion, commissioned by SAIC and the University of Chicago, presents Dimensions of Citizenship.