SAIC and CB2 Launch Student-Designed Space-Saving Collection
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SAIC Rounds Out Its 146th Year of Visiting Artists

SAIC Rounds Out Its 146th Year of Visiting Artists
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Wafaa Bilal, The Ashes Series: Chair, archival inkjet photograph, 2003–13, 40" x 50". Copyright Wafaa Bilal. Courtesy of Driscoll Babcock Galleries and Lawrie Shabibi
Wafaa Bilal, The Ashes Series: Chair, archival inkjet photograph, 2003–13, 40" x 50". Copyright Wafaa Bilal. Courtesy of Driscoll Babcock Galleries and Lawrie Shabibi

Record Number of SAIC Community Members Prepare for Whitney Biennial
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Whitney Museum of American Art, 945 Madison Avenue, New York, NY; Architect: Marcel Breuer and Hamilton Smith (1963–1966). Photo: Jerry L. Thompson
Whitney Museum of American Art, 945 Madison Avenue, New York, NY; Architect: Marcel Breuer and Hamilton Smith (1963–1966). Photo: Jerry L. Thompson

Rachel Weiss Receives Jean Goldman Book Prize
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SAIC President Walter Massey, Jean Goldman, David Sedaris (BFA 1989), Rachel Weiss, and Art Institute of Chicago President and Eloise W. Martin Director Douglas Druick at the SAIC Literary Lions Luncheon. Photo: Sara Condo
SAIC President Walter Massey, Jean Goldman, David Sedaris (BFA 1989), Rachel Weiss, and Art Institute of Chicago President and Eloise W. Martin Director Douglas Druick at the SAIC Literary Lions Luncheon. Photo: Sara Condo
 
 

The Grainger Foundation Commits $1 Million to SAIC

The gift will support the school's College Arts Access Program for Chicago high school students.

SAIC and CB2 Launch Student-Designed Space-Saving Collection

SAIC students gain real-world, hands-on experience in the design industry working alongside industry professionals.

SAIC Rounds Out Its 146th Year of Visiting Artists

SAIC’s Visiting Artists Program and Conversations at the Edge bring in 16 leading artists and scholars for lectures and screenings, including an Academy Award Nominee, a Pioneer in Prosthetics, and SAIC Alumni.

Robert and Diane Levy Give $1 Million to SAIC

SAIC announced a $1 million gift from the Levys to support need-based scholarships.

Seventeen Chicago Institutions form America’s Urban Campus

New Study finds that Chicago universities are an economic and educational force, touting a 26 percent increase degrees awarded, supporting 43,000 jobs and $10.8 billion in economic activity in Chicago.

SAIC Receives More Than $1 Million Through Bank of America Art Auction

Auction Includes Works by SAIC Alumni, Proceeds to Benefit Chicago High School Graduates

The Pritzker Foundation Gives $5 Million to SAIC

The gift is one of the largest in the school’s history and will provide competitive student scholarships through the Pritzker Graduate Fellowship Fund.

SAIC Purchases Land to Develop a Purpose-Built Building

The 56,000-square-foot plot of land was purchased as part of the school's Campus Master Plan.

Mohn Family Foundation Gives $2.5 Million to SAIC

The gift, the largest from parents of an SAIC alum, establishes a professorship and fellowship within the Department of Art History, Theory, and Criticism.

SAIC Announces Winner of the Jean Goldman Book Prize

SAIC professor and accomplished writer and photographer, Shawn Michelle Smith, received the annual prize at the Literary Lions Luncheon on Oct. 7