A new four-part series titled Art and Design in Chicago premiered on Fr
Art in Chicago: A History from the Fire to Now, a new book tells the history of visual art in Chicago from before the Great Chicago Fire in 1871 to
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.
Emil Ferris (BFA 2008, MFA 2010) won three Eisner Awards for her debut graphic novel My Favorite Thing Is Monsters. She won Eisner Awards in the Best Graphic Album–New, Best Writer/Artist, and Best Coloring categories.
VoyageChicago interviews Mark Jeffery and Judd Morrissey.
Gabriel Fowler (MFA 2002) has been spotlighted in the New York Times "Neighborhood Joint" section.
Esquire magazine has released their “The Best Books of 2018 (So Far)” list.
SAIC Professor in the Writing department Jesse Ball has been awarded the Berlin Prize for 2018–19 from the American Academy in Berlin.
SAIC continues its year-end events with an exciting line-up for spring and summer.
SAIC writing professor Je
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.
F Newsmagazine, SAIC’s student-run publication, received numerous accolades
A list including Chance the Rapper, Chicago Bears quarterback Mitch Trubisky, and perennial tourist attraction Sue the T. Rex sounds like good company.
With 2018 just around the corner, best of 2017 lists are slowly emerging, and Emil Ferris' (BFA 2008, MFA 2010) graphic novel, My Favorite Thing is Monst
F Newsmagazine, SAIC’s student-run publication, received numerous accolades in the 2016–17 Pinnacle College Media Awards.
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.
Alum and faculty member Daniel Borzutzky's (MFA 2000) collection of poetry, The Perfo
Several members from SAIC's community were included on Newcity’s
Krista Franklin, who teaches in the School’s Writing department, has been featured in
Kimia Maleki (MA 2016) curated the show Sedentary Fragmentation, on view at Heaven Gallery until August 25.
With a popular blog, a TV hosting gig, and on the brink of wrapping up an MFA in the School's Writing department, Mary Fons (MFA 2018) has a lot on her plate
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
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 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
Newcity's Lit 50 issue is out, with several SAIC alumni and faculty members making the list.
Ann Hamilton is known for her site-responsive, large-scale installations, public projects, and performance collaborations.
Jesse Ball, along with 20 other novelists under 40, has been selected as one of the
NPR recently featured SA
Angelique Power is working to open arts organizations to historically excluded people.
Alum and faculty member Daniel Borzutzky’s (MFA 2000) collection of poetry The Performance of Becoming Human was recently nominated as a finalist fo
An interview with SAIC President Walter E. Massey.
For the past 30 years, Chicago’s Pegasus Theatre has hosted their Young Playwrights Festival, which gives teenagers the opportunity to see their plays produc