All arts humanities

Florencia Rodriguez, the new director of the School of Architecture in the College of Architecture, Design, and the Arts

June 16, 2022

The School of Architecture at UIC appoints ‘creative powerhouse’ as director

Florencia Rodriguez has served as an editor, writer and educator in both the United States and Argentina

Installation view at UIC Gallery 400 of “Chronicle of a Fall,

June 15, 2022

Exhibitions at UIC Gallery 400 explore immigration, dispossession

Multiple events will be held during the run of the exhibitions through Aug. 6

June 9, 2022

Winners selected for $3M in grants supporting Latino humanities research

Funding announced by UIC-based Crossing Latinidades Humanities Research Initiative

A banner workshop was recently held where students took part in making banners.
Playwright Luis Alfaro, (center) with Luis Alberto Urrea, UIC pr

April 18, 2022

Latinx authors share how their Mexican culture, family influences their work

Playwright Luis Alfaro and acclaimed novelist Luis Alberto Urrea exchange stories about their writing process during talk at UIC

Machu Picchu, Peru. Photo by Roberto H on Unsplash

March 22, 2022

Study reconsiders name of Peru’s Machu Picchu

Findings from UIC archeologist suggest Incas had a different name for the site

Rebecca Rugg, Dean of the College of Architecture, Design, and the Arts at UIC.

March 21, 2022

CADA dean named ACE fellow

Rebecca Rugg is one of 46 American Council on Education fellows this year

Alt text: Blue wooden bench in a gallery with text painted on it. The back of the bench reads, "This exhibition has asked me to stand for too long." The seat reads, "Sit if you agree."

February 10, 2022

Gallery 400 exhibit ‘Crip*’ tackles assumptions of what is ‘normal’

Alongside the exhibition, a “Crip*” Colloquium will be co-presented by Gallery 400 and the UIC Disability Cultural Center

Andy Baker, UIC Clinical Assistant Professor in the School of Theatre and Music.

December 9, 2021

UIC music professor’s classical album spotlights forgotten works by composer with Chicago ties

Partial funding for the album came from UIC’s Awards for Creative Activity program and featured several UIC faculty and students

The Backward River Festival

October 5, 2021

Backward River Festival presents a celebration of water, art, activism

Hosted Oct. 16-17 by UIC’s Freshwater Lab

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