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Thursday February 23rd, 2017 - 8:00 am (12 total times)
Utah Arts & Museums will present "En Plein Air: Levi Jackson & Adam Bateman," Jan 20–March 10, 2017. An artist's reception will be held Jan. 20, 6-9 p.m. Bateman and Levi Jackson, in collaboration, have made 60 paintings en plein air as a performative act, returning them to their forgotten foundation in the western landscape.
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Thursday February 23rd, 2017 - 8:00 am (7 total times)
The Utah Division of Arts & Museums and the Salt Lake County Public Art Program will present the "Collect" exhibit, Jan. 20-March 3, 2017. A public reception will be held Feb. 17, 6-9 p.m. Collect is a collaboration that highlights works from the two collections, including many that have never been shown publicly.
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Thursday February 23rd, 2017 - 8:00 am (2 total times)
The Finch Lane Gallery will present artists John Sproul, H. James Stewart, and Howard Brough on exhibit, Jan. 13-Feb. 24, 2017. The exhibition will be shown during gallery stroll, Jan. 20, 6-9 p.m. Sproul uses layered images of the human body in his exhibition "Body to Body." Brough uses whimsy and satire in his exhibition "holey moley: signs 'n wunderz." And Stewart will present "The Wall," an installation of 100 ceramic masks. Visit saltlakearts.org/program/finch-lane-galleries for information.
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Thursday February 23rd, 2017 - 9:00 am (5 total times)
The Salt Lake Acting Company and The David Ross Fetzer Foundation for Emerging Artists will offer a playwright 35 years of age or younger a grant for a week-long rehearsal and development process of a new work, culminating in a staged reading at Salt Lake Acting Company. Applications and scripts will be accepted from Jan. 19-March 1, 2017. A selection committee consisting of playwrights, producers, directors, and young theatre artists will judge the submissions, selecting a winner by May 1, 2017. For an application visit thedaveyfoundation.org or saltlakeactingcompany.org.
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Thursday February 23rd, 2017 - 9:00 am (9 total times)
This exhibition will mark the 20th anniversary of the Artnauts Artist Collective. The Collective was founded in Colorado by Dr. George Rivera in 1996. Since that time, the collective has exhibited work in museum, university, gallery and public spaces on four continents while using the arts as a tool for addressing global issues while connecting artists from around the world. Visit trumba.com/calendars/uu-marriott-library?trumbaEmbed=view%3Devent%26eventid%3D122112365 for information.
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Thursday February 23rd, 2017 - 9:00 am (16 total times)
The Preservation Department uses conservation treatments to remediate damage in books, documents and photographs, and preventive approaches to mitigate future damage. Strategies include: retaining as much as possible of the original historic object in repairs; utilizing reversible, non-damaging techniques; and safeguarding cultural assets in advance of natural or manmade disasters. The exhibit provides an overview of these preservation treatments. Visit trumba.com/calendars/uu-marriott-library?trumbaEmbed=view%3Devent%26eventid%3D122112489 for information.
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Thursday February 23rd, 2017 - 9:00 am (4 total times)
Kay Miner will present her fiber artwork, Jan. 13-Feb. 26, 2017. She learned the Batik process at Weber State University and has been experimenting with it ever since. In recent years her work has become more three-dimensional with additions of quilting, embroidery, beading and wiring. Her current work features her exploration of elements from the world of nature. Visit redbuttegarden.org/kay-miner for information.
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Thursday February 23rd, 2017 - 9:00 am (15 total times)
The Urban Arts Festival is accepting artist applications for the 2017 Urban Arts Festival, Sept. 16-17, at the Gallivan Center in Salt Lake City. Artist applications are being accepted online through ZAPP's online application system at zapplication.org. The application period will be open from Jan. 16-May 15.
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Thursday February 23rd, 2017 - 9:00 am (25 total times)
Mali Rising Foundation will sponsor a the Make the Case for Caring Essay Contest. This contest asks students to build a creative, persuasive argument for engagement in a country like Mali. National winners of this essay contest receive cash awards and recognition. Students in grades 9-12 in U.S. public, private, and home schools are eligible. Visit www.malirisingfdn.org/essay for rules. Essays may be submitted via email to essay@malirisingfdn.org. the deadline is midnight on March 31, 2017.
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Thursday February 23rd, 2017 - 9:00 am (25 total times)
The Finch Lane Gallery will accept entries from Utah artists interested in presenting their newest work. Artwork submitted must be original. Proposals for single artists, group shows, and curated exhibitions are accepted. Artists who have had recent solo exhibitions at the Finch Lane Gallery should apply three years or more after their previous exhibition. Artwork that has been exhibited in other Salt Lake venue up to one year prior to the scheduled Finch Lane Gallery exhibition will not be accepted. To be considered for an exhibition, applicants must be residents of Utah and submit all the required material. Emailed, mailed, or hand-delivered materials will not be accepted. Applications can be made at youjudgeit.org/saltlakecityartscouncil There is no fee to apply. A question and answer session is open to all applicants on March 25 from 10–11 a.m. at the Finch Lane Gallery. Application deadline is Monday, April 17, 2017.
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