The gifts, totaling $1 million, will establish excellence in teaching funds to support SAIC’s part-time faculty members.
The gift will endow a full-time professorship, and Michelle Grabner will be appointed as the inaugural Crown Family Professor in Painting and Drawing.
The winter-long, city-wide performance festival, organized by SAIC faculty member Mark Jeffrey, features international and local artists.
To help close out its 150th Anniversary celebrations, SAIC will host a distinguished line-up of visiting artists.
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago announced a $1 million gift from Michael and Cari Sacks to establish the Sacks Family Scholarships.
The original Sears, Roebuck and Co. tower will serve as the site of SAIC’s first permanent off-campus classroom, providing meaningful arts education to local residents.
USA awards fellowships to the country’s most accomplished and innovative artists.
University of Chicago, University of Illinois at Chicago, and School of the Art Institute of Chicago launch Field Trip / Field Notes / Field Guide
Three prestigious Chicago arts and research institutions team up for unique yearlong program that supports and connects graduate students and recent alums working collaboratively from diverse fields
Sarah Vowell (MA 1999) read hilarious excerpts from her latest book as the Visiting Artists Program's Distinguished Alumni Lecturer in partnership with the Chicago Humanities Festival.
Show features work of artists who studied at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago