Artadia winners Leonard Suryajaya and Derrick Woods-Morrow

July 13, 2018

Leonard Suryajaya and Derrick Woods-Morrow Receive 2018 Chicago Artadia Award

SAIC alumni Leonard Suryajaya (MFA 2015) and Derrick Woods-Morrow (MFA 2016) have both received the 2018 Chicago Artadia Award. 

May 18, 2018

Sam Prekop Talks Shop on WBEZ's Morning Shift

Sam Prekop, member of The Sea and Cake and SAIC alum, talks shop on WBEZ's Morning Shift about how the band started, how his art informs his music, and what's changed in the new album, Any Day.

April 27, 2018

SAIC Alumni Are Breaking out in Newcity

This spring, Newcity released its list of "Breakout Artists 2018" for the fourteenth year running. The list of “budding" image makers includes several SAIC alumni who were profiled by Newcity as artists “making insightful, mesmerizing and beautiful work.” 

Kenneth Josephson's breakthrough image, a study in sequential imagery. (Kenneth Josephson / Stephen Daiter Gallery)

April 24, 2018

Kenneth Josephson: The Man Who Pioneered Contemporary Photography and the Selfie

Professor Emeritus Kenneth Josephson, who was on SAIC faculty for 40 years in the Photography department, has been profiled in the Chicago Tribune as the man who pioneered contemporary photography and the selfie.

April 23, 2018

SAIC Presents Spring and Summer Exhibitions and Events

SAIC continues its year-end events with an exciting line-up for spring and summer.

LaToya Ruby Frazier New York Times cover

April 19, 2018

LaToya Ruby Frazier's Photographs Appear in the New York Times Magazine

Critic Jerry Saltz (SAIC 1970–75, HON 2008)  describes the photographs of LaToya Ruby Frazier, associate professor in the Photography department, like "Goya turning his eye toward the struggles and triumphs of Black America." In a cover story for the New York Times Magazine, Frazier points her camera at the health crisis facing Black mothers.

Judy Chicago in front of the Dinner Party

April 19, 2018

Judy Chicago to Deliver Commencement Address at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago

SAIC will welcome celebrated artist Judy Chicago to deliver the School’s commencement address on Monday, May 14, at Wintrust Arena. 

April 5, 2018

SAIC Faculty and Alumni Awarded Individual Graham Foundation Grants

The Graham Foundation has released its 2018 list of individual grantees.

April 5, 2018

Six SAIC Alumni and Current Students Named Fulbright Students

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) is excited to announce six US Fulbright Students for 2018, the most Fulbright Students ever awarded to the School in a single year.

MLK Jr. Living Memorial, Marquette Park

April 4, 2018

LaToya Ruby Frazier in the Atlantic's KING Issue

The Atlantic has commemorated the anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination with a special issue featuring photographs by LaToya Ruby Frazier.


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