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The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) will hold its 2018 Commencement Ceremony at the new Wintrust Arena at 200 East Cermak Road.

3Arts, a Chicago-based nonprofit advocating for women artists, artists of color, and artists with disabilities, has honored two members of the SAIC community

This year's edition of Newcity's Film 50 list highlights Chicago's behind-the-scenes film community, and several SAIC community members were include

Tara Jo Tashna, one of the performers in the shower. Photo: Walter Wlodarczyk via MoMA PS1

Caitlin Baucom (MFA 2012) is organizing Spittle of the Moon to highlight artists fostered by New York's alternative and artist-run spaces.

Signature Move film still

This week, the Chicago Sun-Times highlighted Jennifer Reeder (MFA 1996) for her work directing Signature Move, a cross-cultural lesbian rom

Several members of the SAIC community will participate in Tr

Describing Apichatpong Weerasethakul (MFA 1998, HON 2011) as "one of the most important filmmakers working today," the Chicago Reader reflects on hi

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) has named Daniel Eisenberg, Professor in the Film, Video, New Media, and Animation and Visual and Critical

Several members from SAIC's community were included on Newcity’s

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) is pleased to welcome 13 new full-time faculty members who are joining the School this fall.

This fall, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) will launch its Museum Education Graduate Scholars Program, a joint venture between the Art Inst

SAIC is well represented on the Graham Foundation’s list of 2017 grantees.

Hong Sang-soo’s (MFA 1989) film On the Beach at Night Alone won the prestigious Wilf Family Foundation Award (worth $20,000) for best international

SAIC will be out in full force at EXPO CHICAGO 2017, managing a booth while faculty and alumni present work, and c

The New Yorker recently published a profile of

The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation’s Artist as Activist Fellowship is designed to provide support to independent artists and art collectives working to highl

Cheryl Pope (BFA 2003, MDes 2010), an Assistant Professor in the School’s Fashion Design department, is one of the many SAIC faculty and alumni scheduled to

CHICAGO–The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), a global leader in art and design education, announced that renowned artist and SAIC alum Jeff Koo

A busy screening at Gene Siskel Film Center in Chicago.

Movie Maker named SAIC’s Gene Siskel Film Center (GSFC) one of four institutions that have shaped ind

Installation view, MCA DNA: Riot Grrrls, MCA Chicago, Dec 15, 2016–Jun 18, 2017 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago

Artist and SAIC Associate Professor Claudia Hart (Film, Video, New Media, and Animation) wants her students to start a riot, or, rather, an art museum revolu

Walt Disney Animation Studios animator Amy Lawson Smeed (BFA 1997) first made waves with animation in an SAIC classroom.

Theodore Darst's (BFA 2011) first solo show is currently on display at Magenta Plains gallery in New York City.

In 2012 and 2013 Natalie Bookchin (MFA 1990) interviewed over 100 people in homeless shelters, food banks, adult literacy centers and job training programs i

An interview with SAIC President Walter E. Massey.

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Alum Lantian Xie (MFA 2012) is one of five artists representing the United Arab Emirates at the 57th Venice Biennale.

Zhengze Zhu's (MFA 2017) film Another Year has been awarded the 2016 Best International Feature Award by the Montreal International Documentary Fest

As the weather cooled in Chicago things heated up in Miami where several SAIC alumni took Miami fair week by storm.

Propeller Fund recently released its list of 2016 grant recipients, and many SAIC alumni and faculty projects have been awarded.