Record Number of SAIC Community Members Prepare for Whitney Biennial

Nearly 20 of the 103 artists announced as participants in the next Whitney Biennial have ties to SAIC.

Rachel Weiss Receives Jean Goldman Book Prize

The prize was created to raise local and national awareness of the outstanding SAIC faculty, and to establish a fund supporting faculty research grants.

SAIC Hosts 25th Annual Holiday Art Sale November 22–23

A ticketed preview party provides the first chance to purchase items at this unique weekend sale offering one-of-a-kind gifts created by SAIC students.

2013 Fall Undergraduate Exhibition Opens Friday, November 1

This year’s opening reception, which is free and open to the public, takes place Friday, November 1, 7:00–9:00 p.m.

Priority Applications Due December 1 for New Low-Residency MFA Degree

More information is available at The program’s first summer residency in Chicago begins in 2014.

SAIC Earns the JedCampus Seal from the Jed Foundation

Only 30 institutions received the JedCampus Seal, recognizing schools that exhibit comprehensive mental health promotion and suicide prevention programming.

Jean Goldman Book Prize To Be Awarded Thursday, October 31

SAIC will award a juried literary prize for the best recent visual arts publication by a member of its faculty.

SAIC Named a Lead Institution in Civic Engagement by National Association

SAIC has been selected to participate in a national initiative on civic learning and democratic engagement.

EXPO CHICAGO Announces Full Schedule for SAIC-Sponsored /Dialogues 2013

Highlights Include Jesper Just, Michelle Grabner, William J. O’Brien, LaToya Ruby Frazier and Elysia Borowy-Reeder

Conversations at the Edge (CATE) Returns to the Big Screen Thursday, September 19

The fall series presents artists’ film, video, and new media from Argentina, Austria, Canada, Japan, Mexico, and the U.S.