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Soundwalk with Eric Leonardson

The Chicago Reader recently spoke with Eric Leonardson (MFA 1983) the founder of the Midwest Society for Acoustic Ecology (MSAE) and adjunct associate professor in the Sound...

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Artists use beverage and food as a medium.
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Eric Leonardson (MFA 1983) leads a sonic tour of Chicago's natural enviornments.
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Antichamber Music Quartet

Antichamber Music is an improvising quartet that includes SAIC Sound faculty members Katherine Young (bassoon + electronics) and Lou Mallozzi (turntables + mixer), with French musicians Benoît...

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Several SAIC community members have been awarded grants from the Propeller Fund. Selected from more than 100 candidates, these self-organized, artist-led projects continue Propeller's mission...

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Art in Chicago: A History from the Fire to Now, a new book tells the history of visual art in Chicago from before the Great Chicago Fire in 1871 to the present. With photos, essays, and new...

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SAIC community members are once again an integral part of this year's EXPO CHICAGO, Chicago's international exposition of contemporary and modern art. Faculty and alums will be ...

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Newcity's annual Art 50 issue was recently released featuring "Chicago's artists' artists—past, present, and future."  Seventy-six percent of the list features ...

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Asmara by Katie Miller courtesy "L.A. Times"

LA Weekly recently profiled Asma Maroof (BFA 2007), better known as Asmara, solo artist, and one half of DJ-production duo Nguzunguzu. Maroof has toured with British...

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Sam Prekop (SAIC 1984–86), guitarist and singer for the Chicago-native band The Sea and Cake, joined WBEZ’s Morning Shift show to discuss their newest album, Any Day after a six-year...

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), a global leader in art and design education continues its year-end events with an exciting line-up for spring and summer. Celebrating the...

Beginning March 10, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), a global leader in art and design education, kicks off a host of exciting year-end events. Celebrating the talented SAIC...