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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.

LaToya Ruby Frazier New York Times cover

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

MLK Jr. Living Memorial, Marquette Park

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.

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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.

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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.

Four years ago, the department of Instructional Resources and Facilities Management (IRFM) began a modernization of the entire 142,000 square-foot Columbus D

Artadia, the national not-for-profit supporting visual artists with unrestricted, merit-based awards, announced that its

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.

KT Hawbaker (MA 2017), an editing assistant at the Chicago Tribune and recent New Arts Journalism graduate, reviewed

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.

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A new scholarship and recent exhibition pay tribute to a much-loved SAIC professor and artist who influenced everyone who met her.

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LaToya Ruby Frazier, Asisstant Professor of Photography, receives “Genius Grant.”

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Alum Luis Gispert (BFA 1996) and collaborator Jeff Reed recently met with