SAIC News

January 11, 2016

SAIC Photography MFA Candidate Receives CAA’s Professional Development Fellowship

Derrick Woods-Morrow (MFA 2016) has received the College Art Association’s Professional Development Fellowship in the Visual Arts for 2015. Image from Woods-Morrow's website.

January 5, 2016

CAA Announces the Recipients of the 2016 Awards for Distinction

The College Art Association has announced the recipients of the 2016 Awards for Distinction, “which honor the outstanding achievements and accomplishments of individual artists, art historians, authors, conservators, curators, and critics whose efforts transcend their individual disciplines and contribute to the profession as a whole and to the world at large.” SAIC alum Abigail Satinsky (Dual MA

January 5, 2016

Roger Brown Makes the Observer’s Top 10 List of 2015 Gallery Shows in NYC

The dual Roger Brown (BFA 1968, MFA 1970) exhibitions at DC Moore and Maccarone are #8 on the Observer’s Top 10 NYC Gallery Shows of 2015.

January 5, 2016

SAIC Alum Interviewed for Interview Magazine

Martine Syms (BFA 2007) is featured in Interview Magazine’s The 16 Faces of 2016.

December 22, 2015

Los Angeles Times Reviews Alumni-Curated Traveling Exhibition

Los Angeles Times writer Sharon Mizota reviewed Faith Wilding: Fearful Symmetries, a traveling exhibition of lesser-known work the SAIC Professor Emeritus of Performance.

December 20, 2015

Wall Street Journal Reviews Ray Yoshida: Mystery and Wit

The exhibition, Ray Yoshida: Mystery and Wit, was discussed in a fine art round-up in the Wall Street Journal recently.

December 17, 2015

Nick Cave’s Here Hear is Number Two on Hyperallergic’s Top 10 Exhibitions List

Hyperallergic recently released its list of top 10 exhibitions of 2015, and taking the number two spot on the list is faculty member Nick Cave’s (Fashion Design) Here Hear at Cranbrook Art Museum in Michigan.

December 15, 2015

Happy Holidays and Thank You for 150 Years of SAIC

As we celebrate the School of the Art Institute of Chicago’s 150th Anniversary, we would like to take this moment during the holidays to say: Thank you.

December 14, 2015

Alumni at Roots and Culture

Roots and Culture’s current exhibition features alumni Montgomery Perry Smith (BFA 2008) and Kate O’Neill (BFA 2005, MFA 2013).

December 14, 2015

Margaret Taylor Burroughs at the Koehnline Museum of Art

The Oakton Community College's Koehnline Museum of Art recently opened Gems from the Koehnline: African American Artists, with a host of works from their permanent collection including linocuts by Margaret Taylor Burroughs.

December 14, 2015

Thomas Hart Benton's Home and Studio Historic Site, open for visitors in Kansas City, MO

The Chicago Tribune featured the Thomas Hart Benton Home and Studio Historic Site in Kansas City.

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