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At Gropius Bau, Berlin, Bani Abdi (MFA 1999) investigates the absuridity of politics in South Asia. 

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Current student, Leana Yonan shares her experience as a first-generation college student.

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Craig Downs (BFA 1995), Executive Director of Media and Instructional Resources, shares his experience as a first-generation college graduate.

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Jason Boulware

Collaborating with members of the Center for Practical Wisdom at the University of Chicago, Jason Boulware (MFA 2016) was awarded a grant to foster civic virtue in learning.

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SAIC alums and filmmakers, Jennifer Reeder (MFA 1996) and Shengze Zhu (MFA 2017) were mentioned in

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Surrounds: 11 Installations exhibit at MoMA

On October 21, the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) will reopen after a summer-long closure and an ambitious renovation project of its gallery spaces. Among the 10 fall shows opening, Yasmil Raymond (BFA 1999) was an organizer of Surrounds: 11 Installations.

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For its 2019 "Film 50" issue, Newcity features SAIC community members.

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John Corbett and Jim Dempsey

John Corbett and Jim Dempsey (BFA 1991) are the duo behind one of Chicago’s foremost art galleries, Corbett vs. Dempsey. We spoke with them about their connection to the School, their upcoming involvement in EXPO CHICAGO, and what drives their work. 

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The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) is pleased to welcome new full-time faculty members who are joining the School. 

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“Choral” combines visuals depicting reefs with a musical score designed to spark curiosity about the underwater coral ecosystem. (Courtesy Northwestern University)

Adjunct Associate Professor Marlena Novak's (Film, Video, New Media, and Animation) installation, Choral, at 150 North Riverside Plaza, which immers

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R.A.W. Tuba film

The Richard and Ellen Sandor Family Black Harvest Film Festival Prize was presented to the short film R.A.W.

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Whitney Biennial 2019

The Whitney Biennial 2019 opens this week on May 17 and runs through September 22.

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