SAIC President Elissa Tenny was included on a list of...
Associate Professor of Photography LaToya Ruby Frazier contributed a photo essay and interviews with the portrait subjects for the cover...
The Whitney Biennial 2019 opens this week on May 17 and runs through September 22. Curated by Rujeko Hockley and Jane Panetta, the...
Sonya Clark's (BFA 1993) most recent exhibition, Monumental Cloth, The Flag We Should Know at the Fabric Workshop and Museum in...
September 5, 2018
Newcity's annual Art 50 issue was recently released featuring "Chicago's artists' artists—past, present, and future." Seventy-six percent of the list features SAIC community members, "artists who take risks and make their own ways," according to Newcity.
August 31, 2018
SAIC alum Rashayla Marie Brown (BFA 2015) is a celebrated multidisciplinary artist and lecturer in the School's Photography department.
August 31, 2018
Minneapolis Institute of Art's exhibit New to Mia: Art From Chicago replete with SAIC alums of the Chicago Imagists.
August 30, 2018
SAIC’s new faculty members represent a diverse range of practices, media, and methodologies and exemplify SAIC’s focus on interdisciplinary studies.
August 29, 2018
Interdisciplinary artist and SAIC alum Dread Scott (BFA 1989) is well known for his controversial work What is the Proper Way to Display a US Flag?
August 28, 2018
Alum, M.I.A.'s touring DJ, and one half of Nguzunguzu Asma Maroof (BFA 2007), better known as Asmara, was profiled in LA Weekly.
August 24, 2018
Jan Tichy and Jason Salavon among Four Artists to Make World's Largest Permanent Digital Art Installation for Art on theMART
Jan Tichy (MFA 2009) and Jason Salavon are (MFA 1997) among the four artists chosen to make a giant Riverwalk-facing video wall on the Merchandise Mart for Art on theMART.
August 23, 2018
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago Announces Fall Season of Conversations at the Edge Experimental Media Series
The fall season of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago’s (SAIC) critically acclaimed series Conversations at the Edge begins September 13 with a distinguished lineup of screenings, performances and talks by groundbreaking artists who exemplify the boundary-blurring nature of experimental media.
August 22, 2018
artnet News profiles curator Monique Meloche (SAIC 1991–94) and her role in launching artists like Sanford Biggers (MFA 1999) and Rashid Johnson (2003–04) into the limelight.
August 20, 2018
Lecturer and Fiber and Material Studies alum Aram Han Sifuentes (MFA 2013) recently installed a large-scale protest banner We Are Never Never Other on the facade of the Pulitzer Arts Foundation in St.
August 16, 2018
Beatriz Santiago Muñoz (MFA 1997) is a film and video artist who addresses materiality with an empathic humanity. Her work explores language, modes of thinking, and ethnography within Caribbean culture and Puerto Rico. Her art was included in the Whitney Biennial 2017 and has been featured in ArtSlant, BOMB, and Art in America. The Sullivan Galleries will feature her work as part of an upcoming group exhibition this fall.
August 16, 2018
Dread Scott and Ekene Ijeoma Contribute to New York Times Op-Ed about Aftermath of Confederate Statues
Dread Scott and Ekene Ijeoma contributed to an op-ed about the aftermath of Confederate statues in The New York Times titled Monuments for a New Era