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SAIC was named the top producer of Fulbright US Students for 2018–19 with six awardees, reports the Chronicle of Higher Education

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Zhu Shengze's (MFA 2017) film was named the winner of the 2019 Tiger Award presented at the 48th International Film Festival Rotterdam. 

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Artist and filmmaker Apichatpong Weerasethakul wins the UK's leading prize for international and contemporary art. 

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Rashid Johnson's (SAIC 2003–04, HON 2018) first film, Native Son, has been picked up by HBO Films reports

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Carole Frances Lung (BFA 2005, MFA 2007) and Wu Tsang (BFA 2004) were among the recipients of the United States Artists  (USA) 2019 Fellowship Award, which g

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Los Angeles-based artist Martine Syms (BFA 2007) recently mounted a solo show featuring her debut feature-length film, Incense Sweaters & Ice at the Graham Foundation in Chicago.

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Photo courtesy of Efroymson Family Fund

SAIC faculty win prestigious Efroymson Contemporary Arts Fellowship Award to support their artistic practices.

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SAIC alums are featured in a gallery show, curated by Associate Professor Jon Cates, celebrating new media.

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The Grand Bizarre by Jodie Mack (image courtesy Jodie Mack) | "Hyperallergic"

Hyperallergic covered Jodie Mack's (MFA 2007) film The Grand Bizarre, which was recently screened at the New York Film Festival.

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Several SAIC community members have been awarded grants from the Propeller Fund.

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New Media Futures book

The recently released book New Media Futures: The Rise of Women in the Digital Arts was coedited by SAIC alum Ellen Sandor and includes contributions by SAIC faculty members.

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The 54th Chicago International Film Festival opened yesterday with several SAIC community members on the roster. 

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