October 9, 2014
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.

October 9, 2014
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

September 29, 2014
SAIC Joins JED and Clinton Health Matters Program to Support Student Mental Health

SAIC Partners with The Jed Foundation and The Clinton Foundation to Assess and Enhance Mental Health, Substance Abuse, and Suicide Prevention Programming

September 19, 2014
SAIC Announces Robert Storr as Guest Speaker at Annual Literary Lions Luncheon

Storr is the Dean of the Yale University School of Art, a distinguished artist, curator, critic, and SAIC alum.

September 18, 2014
SAIC Honored with HEED Award for Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives

With recent initiatives including gender-neutral bathrooms and transgender student health care coverage, SAIC strives to offer an environment welcoming to all students.

September 9, 2014
SAIC Announces its EXPO Chicago Programming

Numerous SAIC alumni and faculty members will be featured at the annual international art fair.

August 29, 2014
SAIC Kicks Off Its 146th Year of Visiting Artists

SAIC’s Visiting Artists Program and Conversations at the Edge bring in 20 leading artists and scholars for lectures, symposia, performances, and screenings.

June 30, 2014
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago Appoints Jonathan Solomon as Director

Solomon, an award-winning architect and accomplished educator, will oversee the renowned department’s undergraduate and graduate degree programs.

April 15, 2014
SAIC Celebrates 80 Years of Fashion Innovation at Its Annual Fashion Show on Friday, May 2

Renowned artist Nick Cave to receive SAIC’s Legend of Fashion Award at annual benefit, THE WALK, at Millennium Park

April 7, 2014
SAIC to Host Its Annual Spring Undergraduate Exhibition

The exhibit runs from March 15–April 2 and features nearly 300 emerging artists