September 26, 2019

Top Counseling Schools Includes SAIC's Master of Arts in Art Therapy and Counseling

SAIC's Master of Arts in Art Therapy and Counseling was featured on Top Counseling Schools in its list of "Top 20 Master of Art Therapy Programs for 2019." 

Juan William Chavez and Candida Alvarez work

September 26, 2019

Candida Alvarez and Juan William Chávez Awarded Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters and Sculptors Grants

Professor Candida Alvarez (Painting and Drawing) and alum Juan William Chávez (MFA 2004) were awarded Painters and Sculptors Grants from the Joan Mitchell Foundation.

September 25, 2019

Milo Krimstein Contributes to New Look at Wndr Museum

Milo Krimstein's (BFA 2018) illustrations are now on view at the wndr museum.

September 25, 2019

EXPO 2019: Six SAIC Alums Pushing Boundaries

Newcity features SAIC alums in their "Top 10 Boundary-Pushing Works at EXPO CHICAGO 2019"

Chicago Vocational High School. Courtesy of Lee Bey via "Chicago Reader"

September 24, 2019

Lee Bey Featured in the Chicago Reader

Lee Bey, writer, photographer and SAIC faculty member was featured in the Chicago Reader about his new book Southern Exposure: The Overlooked Architecture of Chicago's South Side.

Contact paper by Nick Cave and Bob Faust

September 23, 2019

Nick Cave and EXPO CHICAGO 2019

Nick Cave, professor of Fashion, Body and Garment, was featured in the Chicago Reader about his presence at EXPO CHICAGO and the debut of his piece The Let Go in Chicago next April.

September 20, 2019

Dread Scott Awarded Soros Equality Fellowship

The Soros Equality Fellowship awarded Dread Scott (BFA 1989) with $100,000 for his upcoming performance Slave Rebellion Reenactment.

David Heo, courtesy of "Chicago" magazine

September 20, 2019

David Heo Included in Chicago Magazine's Fall Culture Guide

David Heo (BFA 2014, MFA 2018) was recently featured in Chicago magazine in its fall culture guide about his upcoming solo exhibit and the origins of his art career. 

Photo by Stephen Pruitt via "Big Medium"

September 20, 2019

Betelhem Makonnen Awarded Tito's Prize

SAIC alum and graduate of the Low-Residency MFA program, Betelhem Makonnen (MFA 2019) is awarded the 2019 Tito's Prize.   

Top row: Genesis Belanger (2004), Teresa Burga (MFA 1970, HON 2018). Bottom row: Diane Simpson (BFA 1971, MFA 1978), Jeffery Gibson (BFA 1995)

September 20, 2019

Four SAIC Alums Included on Artsy's "Vanguard 2019"

Four SAIC alums are featured in Artsy’s annual list of the 50 most influential contemporary artists, “Artsy Vanguard 2019: The Artists to Know Right Now." 

September 18, 2019

More Speech Panel Featured on Carbondale NPR Station

"More Speech: A Conversation about the First Amendment," was featured on NPR station WSIU Carbondale's radio program InFocus.

September 18, 2019

Art, Fashion, and Disability: Emily Barker in Vogue

Featured in Vogue, Emily Barker (SAIC  2010–15) discusses the intersections of style and social media in advocating for models and persons with disabilities.