The SAIC Media Archive is a collection of audiovisual recordings including classroom and performance documentation, presentations, oral histories and more, concerning the history of the School of the Art Institute. These recordings came to the Flaxman Library from various SAIC offices and departments, in connection with the School's 150th anniversary celebrations in 2015. These recordings are viewable to members of the SAIC Community only, through the Panopto streaming platform.
A five minute display of student work from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago on Chicago's Diamond Vision Video Billboard on 1/21/85. Works by Maxwell Roberston, Peggy Shaw, Julio Mendoza... Read more
"The Phantom World of the Dark Continent" by Dalida María Benfield.Video montage including interview with Bob Marley, tribal songs and footage, film clips, and text and image describing a vo... Read more
TV footage montage from talk shows interviewing unique subjects including a man named "Wolfy" and his wife slave on BDSM domination culture, victims of loss to gun violence, amidst interview... Read more
Off-air recording of Detroit News Channel including an interview with Roy Slade, the (then) president of Cranbrook Academy of Art. Slade promotes the upcoming Cranbrook auction and describes art as a... Read more