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Thursday October 23rd, 2014 - 8:00 am (17 total times)
Utah Arts & Museums will present "Between Worlds," an exhibition of photographs by Bernard C. Meyers, at the Alice Gallery in the Glendinning Mansion, Sept. 19-Nov. 14, 2014. An opening reception will be held Sept. 19, 6-9 p.m. for Gallery Stroll.
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Thursday October 23rd, 2014 - 8:00 am
Registration is currently open for "Utah '14: Painting & Sculpture." All artists age 18 and older are welcome to submit one or two pieces that fit within the categories of painting and sculpture. Beginning this year, the sculpture category includes installation art. Applicants must register online by Oct. 21. Artwork should be dropped off at the Rio Gallery in Salt Lake City from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Oct. 22-23, 2014. Those juried into the exhibition will have their work displayed at the Rio Gallery Nov. 21, 2014–Jan. 9, 2015 with a public reception Nov. 21 from 6-9 p.m. Guidelines and registration can be found at statewideannual.org or by calling 801-245-7272.
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Thursday October 23rd, 2014 - 9:00 am (22 total times)
Brandon Cook paints natural elements found in landscapes. He has titled his exhibition "Aeonic," a derivative of the word aeonian, meaning to last for an immeasurable or indefinitely long period of time. Cook's exhibition features recent landscape paintings, many of which are painted on metal, bringing out a lustrous quality in the paint. The exhibition will be on view Oct. 3-Nov. 21, 2014. An opening reception will be held at the Gallery Oct. 3 from 6-9 p.m.
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Thursday October 23rd, 2014 - 9:00 am (22 total times)
For decades, contemporary artists have created altered books using existing books or text and modifying them into a new art form. In the exhibition titled "Altared Books: Offerings in (Con)text," the pieces created by a selection of artists are presented in the context of the book as part of an offering. Offering being defined as a sacrificial rite, a gift of great value, or a spiritual undertaking. The exhibition will be on view Oct. 3-Nov. 21, 2014. An opening reception will be held Oct. 3 from 6-9 p.m.
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Thursday October 23rd, 2014 - 9:00 am (25 total times)
Utah Arts & Museums invites all Utah secondary educators to encourage students to participate in Poetry Out Loud. Poetry Out Loud is a national initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts and the Poetry Foundation that encourages students in grades 9-12 to learn about great poetry through memorization, performance and competition. For information on participating, call 801-533-5760 or e-mail pol@utah.gov.
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Thursday October 23rd, 2014 - 9:00 am (25 total times)
The Utah Division of State History will hold the Utah Archaeology & Preservation Month Poster Contest. Entrants may choose any material, design, or medium, but the principal elements of the theme should depict aspects of Utah's archaeology, historic preservation, culture, or diversity. Posters should be submitted no later than Jan. 16, 2015 to: Antiquities Section, State History, 300 S. Rio Grande St., Salt Lake City, UT 84101. For more information, visit history.utah.gov, or contact Derinna Kopp at dkopp@utah.gov or 801-245-7245 or Kevin Fayles at kfayles@utah.gov or 801-245-7254.
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Thursday October 23rd, 2014 - 9:00 am (17 total times)
The Utah Public Art Program of the Utah Division of Arts and Museums has published a call for letters of interest and qualifications from artists or artist teams interested in creating public art for the new Central Instruction Building on the Utah State University Eastern Campus in Price, Utah. The full description and details of how to apply are at www.utahpublicart.org. The deadline for receipt of material from interested artists is 5 p.m. MST, Nov. 14, 2014. Artists may submit qualifications online at www.callforentry.org.
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Thursday October 23rd, 2014 - 10:00 am (12 total times)
The Utah Watercolor Fall Member Exhibition will run from Oct. 6-Nov. 7, 2014. The opening reception will be Oct. 10, 6-8 p.m. The Juror is world reknowned artist Barbara Nechis. Visit www.utahwatercolor.org for information.
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Thursday October 23rd, 2014 - 10:00 am (25 total times)
The Natural History Museum of Utah will present its special photo exhibit, Utah Wilderness 50, Sept. 3-Dec. 14, 2014. This exhibition will include 50 photographs that were selected through a juried process from more than 1,400 entries. All photos represent Utah public lands and reflect the spirit of the Wilderness Act of 1964. Visit nhmu.utah.edu for information.
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Thursday October 23rd, 2014 - 10:00 am (21 total times)
A Gallery will present Brent Godfrey's solo exhibit "Personae," Oct. 17-Nov. 15, 2014. The private opening is Oct. 16, 6-9 p.m. and the public opening is Oct. 17, 6-8 p.m. Visit agalleryonline.com for information.
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