Luftwerk and Iker Gil's installation at the Farnsworth House

November 4, 2019

Luftwerk and Iker Gil's Light Installation at Farnsworth House Featured in ArchDaily

Geometry of Light, a collaboration between Petra Bachmaier (BFA 1999) and Sean Gallero (SAIC 1993–98) of Luftwerk and Lecturer Iker Gil (Architecture, Interior Architecture, and Designed Objects), was featured on the ArchDaily website.

Ivan Albright. Picture of Dorian Gray, 1943–44. Gift of Ivan Albright. © The Art Institute of Chicago.

November 1, 2019

Ivan Albright's Macabre Works Featured on CBS Chicago

On the day before Halloween, Ivan Albright (SAIC 1920–23, HON 1977) was featured on CBS Chicago for his macabre artworks.

Jason Boulware

November 1, 2019

Jason Boulware Is a Recipient of the Self, Virtue & Public Life Initiative

Collaborating with members of the Center for Practical Wisdom at the University of Chicago, Jason Boulware (MFA 2016) was awarded a grant to foster civic virtue in learning.

Edra Soto, "Manual GRAFT," 2018 decal, 192 x 72 in.

November 1, 2019

Edra Soto Awarded Inaugural Foundwork Artist Prize

Lecturer in Contemporary Practices Edra Soto (MFA 2000) was awarded the inaugural Foundwork Artist Prize, which is a new juried grant awarded to recognize outstanding artists on the Foundwork platform.

October 31, 2019

Michelle Grabner Named a National Academician

Crown Family Professor in Painting and Drawing, Michelle Grabner has been named a 2019 National Academy of Design's Academician. 

Installation view of "Re:Working Labor" at Sullivan Galleries

October 30, 2019

Newcity's "Art Top 5: November" Highlights Two Exhibitions with SAIC Community Members

Newcity’s picks of November’s top five art events includes Re:Working Labor and The Way the Mystic Sees.

October 30, 2019

Charles White's Painting to Be Auctioned at Christie's

Charles White (SAIC 1937–38) was mentioned in the New York Times concerning the late artist’s piece, Banner for Willie J (1976) being auctioned at Christie’s New York for an expected price of more than $1 million on November 13. 

October 30, 2019

Lou Mallozzi's Work Featured in the Chicago Sound Show

The Chicago Sound Show, a site-specific sound exhibition featuring nine local artists, including Assistant Professor Lou Mallozzi (BFA 1978, Sound) was reviewed in the Chicago Tribune.

Johnathan Taylor (Post-Bac 2013)

October 29, 2019

Q&A with Johnathan Taylor (Post-Bac 2013)

Johnathan Taylor (Post-Bac 2013) is a fashion designer working in New York City who has drawn the attention of Gucci.

October 23, 2019

Alum Katie Wood Sounds Climate Change in Antarctica

Featured on Hyperallergic, alum Katie Wood (MFA 2019) discusses dripping, creaking, flowing, a collaborative project on climate change in Antarctica.

From left to right: Ramon Jimenez Cardenas (BFA 2018), Chelsea Lombardo (BFA 2019), Amber Cao (BFA 2019), and Liam Wilson (BFA 2018)

October 22, 2019

Prepared for the Pressures

Studio Potluck wins first place at Make48 design competition show.

2019's 3Arts Awards recipients (left to right, top): Richard Costes, Laksha Dantran, Ivelisse Diaz, Stephanie Diaz, Damon Locks; (left to right, bottom): Jumaane Taylor, Norman Teague, Bethany Thomas, Sam Trump, and Santiago X. (3Arts)

October 22, 2019

Three Alums Receive 3Arts Awards

Damon Locks (BFA 1991), Norman Teague (MFA 2016), and Santiago X (MFA 2018) were awarded grants from 3Arts, reports the Chicago Tribune.