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Several SAIC community members were awarded grants from the Joan Mitchell Foundation's Painters and Sculptors Grant Program. The Joan Mitchell Foundation celebrates the life of abstract...

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SAIC’s student-written, -edited, and -designed newspaper F Newsmagazine recently won a Magazine Pacemaker award for 2018. The National Pacemaker Awards are awards given for excellence...

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Rosellen Brown’s latest novel The Lake on Fire was the subject of an interview in Newcity and WTTW's Chicago Tonight. Her first historical epic, the novel is set in Chicago during the Gilded...

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A new four-part series titled Art and Design in Chicago premiered on Friday, October 5, on WTTW with the first episode "If You Build It." The series covers a wide range of Chicago artists...

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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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SAIC alum Jacob Dimuzio (BFA 2015) has been praised by Chicago’s WGN-TV for supporting Chicago Public Schools (CPS). Carpe Librum (Seize the Book) was founded by Turning the Page;...

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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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Cover of Emil Ferris' 'My Favorite Thing Is Monsters'

Emil Ferris (BFA 2008, MFA 2010) won three Eisner Awards for her debut graphic novel My Favorite Thing Is Monsters. She won Eisner Awards in the Best Graphic Album–New, Best...

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VoyageChicago has interviewed Mark Jeffery, associate professor in the Performance department, and Judd Morrissey, assistant professor in the Art and Technology Studies, Writing, and...

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Gabriel Fowler (MFA 2002) has been spotlighted in the New York Times "Neighborhood Joint" section in an article titled “The ‘Punk Rock’ Comic Book Shop.”  After moving to...

Esquire magazine has released their “The Best Books of 2018 (So Far)” list. Jesse Ball, professor in the Writing department at the School, has been recognized for his newest novel, Census...