Two of the original Chicago Imagists, Suellen Rocca (BFA 1964, HON 2016) and Karl Wirsum (BFA 1961, HON 2016), channeled a revolutionary spirit with their fearless approach to artmaking.
Richard Hunt is one of scores of School of the Art Institute alums and faculty members who donated work to the SAIC Art Auction, with proceeds benefiting student scholarships.
Alum Michelle Sumin Suh (BFA 2022) recently became a finalist in the prestigious Supima Design Competition held during New York Fashion Week.
Alum Assaf Evron (MFA 2013) recently unveiled a new photographic installation at Illinois Institute of Technology’s Crown Hall.
Alum John Gerrard (MFA 2000) debuted two new projects at Pace Gallery: an NFT series that included 196 unique works and a solo exhibition featuring his annual simulations.
Alum Rashid Johnson (SAIC 2003–04, HON 2018) discusses uplifting young artists, advocating for artists of color, and dismantling barriers to cultural institutions.
Martine Syms (BFA 2007) discusses her ongoing projects and how she navigates the art world using her many avatars.