Alumni News

SAIC Art World Smackdown: NYC vs LA

It’s New York City vs. Los Angeles in this lively debate over the differences, challenges, and merits of the art scenes of the coasts. You’re invited to jump in the ring with a powerhouse panel of School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) alums and faculty—refereed by Chicago-based alum Cortney Lederer (MA 2009, SAIC faculty)—for a friendly “smackdown” between the cities. 

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Support Students

Students in need have received more than $140,000 through funds raised for SAIC’s Student Emergency Fund. SAIC’s alum community continues to provide tremendous support to vulnerable students impacted by the pandemic and the fight for racial justice. 

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Meg Onli. Photo: Marcus Maddox.

Visiting Artists Program

In addition to a robust lineup of incredible visiting artists this spring, over 1,000 video and audio recordings of past Visiting Artists Program lectures are available for online streaming.

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