SAIC community members are once again an integral part of this year's EXPO CHICAGO, Chicago's international exposition of contemporary and modern art.
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. These alums, faculty, and honorary degree recipients took 38 of the 50 spots, showing why Chicago is a place for artists to thrive.
SAIC alum Rashayla Marie Brown (BFA 2015) is a celebrated multidisciplinary artist and lecturer in the School's Photography department.
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?
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.
New York-based photographer Susan Unterberg has finally come forward as the previously anonymous donor behind unrestricted grant program Anonymous Was A Woman. Unterberg has paid out a total of $5.5 million over 22 years to support underrecognized female artists, some of whom include SAIC faculty and alumni.
SAIC alumni Leonard Suryajaya (MFA 2015) and Derrick Woods-Morrow (MFA 2016) have both received the 2018 Chicago Artadia Award.
Sam Prekop, member of The Sea and Cake and SAIC alum, talks shop on WBEZ's Morning Shift about how the band started, how his art informs his music, and what's changed in the new album, Any Day.
This spring, Newcity released its list of "Breakout Artists 2018" for the fourteenth year running. The list of “budding" image makers includes several SAIC alumni who were profiled by Newcity as artists “making insightful, mesmerizing and beautiful work.”
SAIC continues its year-end events with an exciting line-up for spring and summer.
Critic Jerry Saltz (SAIC 1970–75, HON 2008) describes the p
The Graham Foundation has released its 2018 list of individual grantees.
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) is excited to announce six US Fulbright Fellows for 2018, the most Fulbright Fellows ever awarded to the Sc
The Atlantic has commemorated the anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination with a special issue featuring photographs by LaToya Ruby Frazier.
Throughout its decade-long existence, the Leonore Annenberg Fellowship Fund for the Performing and Visual Arts has awarded six SAIC students with its prestig
SAIC alumni David Hartt (MFA 1994) and Martine Syms (BFA 2007) are inaugural Fellows as part of the Graham Foundation's new fellowship program.
Beginning March 10, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), a global leader in art and design education, kicks off a host of exciting year-end events.
SAIC alum makes puppets for bold new comedy.
F Newsmagazine, SAIC’s student-run publication, received numerous accolades
Associate Professor of Photography and 2015 MacArthur Fellow LaToya Ruby Frazier was re
December 4 saw the start of Miami Art Week 2017 and the SAIC community was featured prominently at several fairs.
Walking down the same streets, looking at the same buildings, and adhering to the same weekday routine are all common experiences for city dwellers.
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.
Four years ago, the department of Instructional Resources and Facilities Management (IRFM) began a modernization of the entire 142,000 square-foot Columbus D
Several members from SAIC's community were included on Newcity’s
Recent graduate Darryl Terrell (MFA 2017) was profiled in an article for i-D magazine that details four of his latest photo series, each of which ta
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 will be out in full force at EXPO CHICAGO 2017, managing a booth while faculty and alumni present work, and c
Cheryl Pope (BFA 2003, MDes 2010), an Assistant Professor in the School’s Fashion Desi
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
New York-based photographer Mijoo Kim (BFA 2010) was featured on the Huffington Post for her work documenting Haenyo, the “sea women” of Korea.
Chicago magazine recently interviewed SAIC alum Andie Giafaglione (BFA 1995) about her time photographing the Chicago Cubs from 1996–99.
In a special, print-only edition, Ebony named Associate Professor LaToya Ruby Frazier (Photography) one of the 100 most powerful women of all time.
Associate Professor in the Photography department, LaToya Ruby Frazier, Assistant Professor in the Contemporary Practices department Maria Gaspar, and alum Deborah Stratman (BFA 1990) were included in the Reader's annual People issue, which highlighted 19 Chicagoans in their own words.
An interview with SAIC President Walter E. Massey.
A new scholarship and recent exhibition pay tribute to a much-loved SAIC professor and artist who influenced everyone who met her.
LaToya Ruby Frazier, Asisstant Professor of Photography, receives “Genius Grant.”
Artsy released a list of 12 emergin