April 19, 2016
SAIC Faculty Jesse Ball and Five Alumni Named 2016 Guggenheim Fellows

The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation has named Jesse Ball, Professor of Writing at SAIC as a 2016 Guggenheim Fellow along with five SAIC alumni.

April 14, 2016
SAIC Student Nyugen Smith Named 2016 Leonore Annenberg Arts Fellow

The only visual artist on the list of winners, as an Annenberg Fellow, Smith will receive $50,000 a year for two years to help him further his artistic practice and achieve professional success.

April 4, 2016
Products from 15 SAIC Students to be Featured at the World Renowned Milan Design Week

As one of only a few colleges participating in the Milan Furniture Fair, SAIC gives students the unique opportunity to take their whatnot 2016 collection from concept to creation in two short semesters.

April 4, 2016
SAIC Announces April Events, Lectures and Symposia

This month, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), a global leader in art and design education, will present a diverse selection of lectures, symposia and exhibitions.

March 3, 2016
SAIC Announces March Events, Lectures and Symposia

This month, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), a global leader in art and design education, will present a diverse selection of lectures, symposia and exhibitions.

March 2, 2016
SAIC's Conversations at the Edge Series Caps its Season with Films, Performances and Talks by Groundbreaking Artists

The line-up features seven diverse artists, including a Grammy nominee, a dirty new media performance artist and an animation scholar.

February 23, 2016
SAIC Receives Gifts from Karen and Jim Frank and Todd and Liz Warnock

The gifts, totaling $1 million, will establish excellence in teaching funds to support SAIC’s part-time faculty members.

February 15, 2016
SAIC Receives $2 Million Gift from the Crown Family

The gift will endow a full-time professorship, and Michelle Grabner will be appointed as the inaugural Crown Family Professor in Painting and Drawing.

January 29, 2016
SAIC Hosts IN>TIME 2016

The winter-long, city-wide performance festival, organized by SAIC faculty member Mark Jeffrey, features international and local artists.

January 20, 2016
SAIC's Visiting Artists Program Starts Its Season a Lecture by Tom Kalin

To help close out its 150th Anniversary celebrations, SAIC will host a distinguished line-up of visiting artists.