July 9, 2015

Michelle Grabner Exhibits at the Indianapolis Museum of Art

Painting and Drawing Professor Michelle Grabner has her first solo show at the encyclopedic Indianapolis Museum of Art (IMA), running from May 22–November 15, 2015.

July 8, 2015

Chicago Social Practice History Series Reviewed

SAIC has published a series of four volumes that explore the work of Chicago artists and thinkers, from the 20th century to today, whose practices directly engage with the social sphere.

July 8, 2015

SAIC Alum to Have Work Displayed at Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory

Meghan Moe Beitiks (MFA 2013) will have a work titled Intra-Active Hitmap, 2014 on display at Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (FermiLab).

July 8, 2015

Resurrecting the Dead

For her Art History thesis, an SAIC graduate student restages an obscure, yet pivotal moment in Japan’s cultural history.

July 5, 2015

Nick Cave at the Cranbrook Museum: Inspirational, Inclusive, and Introspective

SAIC faculty member and lauded artist, Nick Cave (Fashion), brings gender, race, and class into question with his colorful Soundsuits and public performances.

July 1, 2015

Mayor Rahm Emanuel Announces the Public Art Chicago: 50 for 50 Campaign

Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced the city’s plans for public art in a Chicago Sun-Times op-ed piece.

July 1, 2015

Cheryl Pope Discusses Art and Boxing on Windy City Live

Interdisciplinary artist and SAIC faculty member, Cheryl Pope (MDes 2010), spoke with the hosts of Windy City Live, for their new segment, “My Double Life,” where they feature Chicagoans successful in their careers with a passion unknown to many.

July 1, 2015

SAIC Faculty Member featured in Splash Magazine

Sarah Raskey, artist, psychotherapist, art therapist, and lecturer in the Art Therapy department of SAIC, was featured in Splash Magazine's “Who to Watch” column where she discusses honoring her inner story through art.

July 1, 2015

SAIC Alum Profiled by DNAinfo

Marie Krane (MFA 2000) has been working on paintings based on the minute changes in color of the hydrangeas in her garden for the past eight years.

June 30, 2015

Learn x Design International Conference

Learn x Design 2015 is the third international Conference for design education researchers and PreK–16 design educators, serving as a forum for the exchange of ideas on the latest research in design education.

June 25, 2015

Sonya Clark Featured in Artnet News

SAIC alum Sonya Clark (BFA 1993) began unraveling a Confederate flag on June 11 with help from about 50 people at the opening of New Dominion at Mixed Greens Gallery in New York.

June 24, 2015

SAIC Alum Featured in Chicago Tribune for Abstract Paintings

Nick Franco (MAAE 2013) makes paintings using microscopic images from his dermatologist father's medical books.