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The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) is pleased to welcome 13 new full-time faculty members who are joining the School this fall. The new faculty members represent a diverse...

Downtown Gary will be getting new public art thanks to its inaugural public art competition. Sponsored by the Legacy Foundation, the contest is offering awards ranging from $25,000 to $3,...

This fall, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) will launch its Museum Education Graduate Scholars Program, a joint venture between the Art Institute of Chicago’s Department of...

Alex Chitty: Best Rising Artist in Chicago Magazine
Adjunct Assistant Professor Alex Chitty was recently named Best Rising Artist by Chicago Magazine.  Read the article.
Sterling Lawrence Featured in Art News
Adjust Assistant Professor Sterling Lawrence was featured as part of a weekly ArtNews series "that visits with artists in their workspace." Read the article.

SAIC will be out in full force at EXPO CHICAGO 2017, managing a booth while faculty and alumni present work, and curate video series. The School is also partnering with EXPO to ...

Cheryl Pope (BFA 2003, MDes 2010), an Assistant Professor in the School’s Fashion Design department, is one of the many SAIC faculty and alumni scheduled to contribute new work as part of...

CHICAGO–The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), a global leader in art and design education, announced that renowned artist and SAIC alum Jeff Koons will donate an artwork to the...

Newcity’s annual Art 50 issue was recently released featuring 50 “artists who inspire all of us to see our city in a better, more beautiful light.” Nearly 70 percent of artists included on...

An interview with SAIC President Walter E. Massey.
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Erik Beehn (BFA 2005, MFA 2015) was highlighted in the Chicago Tribune recently for his new exhibition, “Housesitting,” currently on display through November 18 at Platform in Evanston,...

SAIC might be located in one of the most recognizable skylines in the world, but staff member and alum Jaclyn Jacunski (MFA 2007) is thinking about place in a different way. Her show...