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Alumni in the News
Tuesday, April 22, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
INNERST8 Spring »
Alumnus Christian Skjødt ( BFA 2010) recently completed his new music video/short-film, Innerst8 Spring, which focuses on...
Monday, April 21, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Michiko Itatani at South Bend Museum of Art »
Michiko Itani (BFA 1974, MFA 1976) and Jake Webster: Passages is the new exhibition from the South Bend Museum of Art’s se...
Friday, April 18, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Robert Davis Exhibition at Retrospective »
The New York based gallery Retrospective will be exhibiting Our Houses Dream in Blueprints , a series of paintings and si...
Friday, April 18, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Donald Sultan in Exhibition Artiface »
Alumnus Donald Sultan (MFA 1975) will be exhibiting eight new paintings at the New York based gallery Ryan Lee.  Ar...
Friday, April 18, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Alumnus Sterling Ruby Collaborates With Designer Raf Simons »
Alumnus Sterling Ruby (MFA 2002) recently collaborated with fashion designer Raf Simons on a new men’s line.   The...

Monday, April 21, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Submit Your Advice to Graduating Students by May 2nd »
SAIC's class of 2014 is pioneering a new event for graduating students called "SAIC the End." The project is a capstone re...
Thursday, April 17, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Opportunity: Art Denver »
The Cherry Creek Arts Festival invites artists to apply for jury selection into Art Denver, to be held on November 14, 15,...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Summer and Fall slots at Catwalk Institute are still available. »
Catslair is a year-round program, encouraging collaborative, long term projects focused broadly on nature/environmental/la...
Monday, April 14, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Green Street at Lollapalooza »
Lollapalooza, the annual music festival held in Chicago’s Grant Park, is seeking artists to participate in their Green Str...
Monday, April 14, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Residencies at Mana Contemporary »
Propeller Fund, which helps to support contemporary art initiatives of all kinds in Chicago, announced a new project space...

Class Notes
Friday, October 04, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Stuart Keeler was named Director of Art Gallery of Mississauga »
Stuart Keeler (MFA 2005) was named Director of Art Gallery of Mississauga. Read more at Canadian Art magazine.
Wednesday, September 25, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Alumna Awarded Best in Show in Midwest Biennial 27 »
Maggie Leininger (BFA 1993) was awarded the top prize of Best in Show in the Midwest Biennial 27.  For more inform...
Wednesday, September 25, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Video Interview Darrell Roberts Chicago Studio »
Genesis Art Supply generously hired a videographer to interview Darrell Roberts (MFA 2003) and document his studio pra...
Friday, September 06, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Brent Houston opens Hinge Gallery in Chicago »
Brent Houston (BFA 2002) recently opened Hinge Gallery, a frame shop in Wicker Park. With an old timey vibe, the shop is...
Thursday, August 29, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Art History Alumni Updates »
There are several job announcements from our alumni in the Art History Department.  Congratulations to: Katie Geha...

Alumni Publications
Thursday, April 17, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Alumna Marissa Perel Published by Angry Ocean   »
Portable Press at Yo-Yo Labs will be publishing Angry Ocean, an experimental prose piece by alumna Marissa Perel (MFA 2010...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Alumna Maya Mackrandilal Published in The New Inquiry »
 The Whitney Biennial for Angry Women , a piece coauthored by Eunsong Kim and alumna Maya Mackrandilal (MFA 2011), wa...
Wednesday, March 19, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Meg Duguid's Produced by Episode (Untitled, Battery Park) now available »
Alumna Meg Duguid ’s (BFA 1999) piece, Produced by Episode (Untitled, Battery Park), was borne out of a slapstick perform...
Wednesday, October 02, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sharon Louden publishes Living and Sustaining a Creative Life: Essays by 40 Working Artists »
Sharon Louden (BFA 1998) has released her new book Living and Sustaining a Creative Life: Essays by 40 Working Artists ....
Wednesday, September 25, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Jonny Farrow Reviews MoMA's Soundings and Lisa Cooley Gallery's The String and the Mirror »
Jonny Farrow (MFA 2013) reviews two important sound art shows in The Brooklyn Rail: Soundings: A contemporary score at Mo...

Tell me your story...
Tuesday, June 25, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
In Memry of Budd R. Shehab »
Budd R. Shehab (BFA 1959) Loving husband of Carol nee Koennecke. Dear father of Joshua (Maria) Shehab. Cherished gran...
Tuesday, November 15, 2011   (1 Comment - view/add)
Sherah Rosen (BFA 2004), Painter »
I received my BFA in Painting in 2004. I have been painting for 7 years since then in a studio that I maintain. I hav...
Tuesday, November 15, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bridgette Montgomery (BFA 2006) »
Bridgitte Montgomery E-mail: Website: Myspace:
Tuesday, November 15, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bruce Mackh (BFA 2003), Photographer »
Returning to school after a successful career in business I entered SAIC in 2003 and graduated in 2006. I attended Graduat...
Wednesday, January 19, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Abby Sturges' Academic Scholarship, Perry Ellis award for Fashion Design »
Abby wrote: "After graduating from SAIC, I was offered a job designing childrenswear for Neige clothing in Los Angeles....

In Memory
Thursday, March 27, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
In Memory of Caroline Lee »
Image of Caroline Lee used in the French press when she arrived in Paris on a Fulbright grant Caroline Lee (DIP 1957)...
Thursday, February 06, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
In Memory of Margaret Wharton »
Alumna Margaret Wharton (MFA 1975), who had a major impact on the Chicago art world and also on the national stage with...
Tuesday, February 04, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
In Memory of Janice Wetzel »
Janice A. Wetzel (BFA 1965), 70, at rest January 2014. Cherished wife of Richard Wetzel; Devoted daughter of the late Elm...
Tuesday, January 14, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
In Memory of Keith Schlanger »
Keith Schlanger (BFA 1990) passed away in his home on January 5, 2014. He is survived by his loving wife, Geri, perfect so...
Tuesday, December 10, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
In Memory of Brian Torrey Scott »
The SAIC community mourns the loss of Brian Torrey Scott—writer, director, performer, filmmaker, and teacher. As an alumnu...