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SAIC's Bio Art Lab is turning poems into viruses and mutating the medium of traditional art.

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Several SAIC community members were awarded grants from the Joan Mitchell Foundation's Painters and Sculptors Grant Program.

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SAIC's student-run newspaper F Newsmagazine took home the 2018 Magazine Pacemaker award as well as several individual awards in the Pacemaker Pinnacle contest. 

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Roselle Brown was interviewed in Newcity and WTTW's Chicago Tonight about her latest novel The Lake of Fire.

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A new four-part series titled Art and Design in Chicago premiered on Fr

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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

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SAIC community members are once again an integral part of this year's EXPO CHICAGO, Chicago's international exposition of contemporary and modern art.

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SAIC alum Jacob Dimuzio (BFA 2015) has been praised by

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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.

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Cover of Emil Ferris' 'My Favorite Thing Is Monsters'

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. 

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VoyageChicago interviews Mark Jeffery and Judd Morrissey.

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Gabriel Fowler (MFA 2002) has been spotlighted in the New York Times "Neighborhood Joint" section.