- OPENING THIS WEEK
- Sunday, May 22
A Woman's Place Bookstore - Foothill (Foothill Village, Suite 240, 583-6431) - "Beads & Bones," bead art by Melissa Hubbell, through Aug. 20.
Utah Museum of Fine Arts (University of Utah
101 AACT, 1530 E. South Campus Drive, 581-7332) - Salt Lake City High Schools Exhibition, through June 5.
- Tuesday, May 24
NEH Museum of Art (Utah State University, Logan, 797-0163) - "Beauty and the Bold," a retrospective exhibition of works by Lee Deffebach, through July 3. Reception Wednesday, May 25, 7 p.m., includes a lecture by museum director Steven W. Rosen.
Phillips Gallery (444 E. 200 South, 364-8284) - "Chinese Calligraphy Exhibit," through May 28.
- CONTINUING EXHIBITS
A Woman's Place Bookstore - Cottonwood (4835 S. Highland Drive, 278-9855) - Color photography by Marguerite Roberts, through June 26.
Ancient Future Gallery & Gifts (863 E. 900 South, 467-9859) - Arts and crafts by members of artist cooperative, through May.
Anderson/Foothill Library (1135 S. 2100 East, 524-8278) - "Mimbres, 1000-1250 A.D.," by Gerrie Martinez, through June.
Art Access* (Very Special Arts Utah, 328-0703) - "The Class of '94," portraits from the Salt Lake Community High School by photographer Kent Miles, through June.
Art Barn* (54 Finch Lane, 596-5000) - Finch Lane Gallery: Mixed media by Diana Garff Gardiner and oil paintings by Brad D. Slaugh, through June 3. Park Gallery: "The Art of Fly-fishing," through May 28.
Atrium Gallery (Salt Lake City Public library) - "The Uses of a Book," through July 14. Bookmaking workshop by Madelyn Garrett June 2, 6:30-8 p.m.
C Gallery (466 S. 500 East, 359-8995) - "R is for Red Rocks," serigraphs by Geoffrey Blackburn. Also works by Joan Nelson and L. Stuart, through June.
Canyon Rim Elementary (3005 S. 2900 East) - UAC traveling exhibit "Kids on the Bloc: Soviet Children's Art," through May 24.
Chase Home Museum of Utah Folk Art (Liberty Park) - Navajo basketry exhibit, weekends only, through spring and summer.
Dolores Chase Fine Art* (260 S. 200 West, 328-2787) - "Three from Spring City," artwork by Thomas Schulte, Richard Gate and Joe Bennion, through June 11.
Every Blooming Thing (444 S. 700 East, 521-4773) - Upstairs Gallery: Summer gala featuring pottery by Patrick DePaulis; also works by 10 gallery regulars, through July. Reception today, 2-6 p.m.
FHP Hippodrome Gallery* (2500 S. State, 461-6617) - "Whoopi Ti Yi Yo: Cowboy Culture in Utah," through July 2.
First Security Bank (2640 W. 9000 South, West Jordan) - Watercolors by Peggy Anderson, through May.
Glendinning Gallery (UAC, 617 E. South Temple, 533-5895) - Exhibition of prints by Utah-born Pablo O'Higgins, through June.
Hallside Gallery (Utah Health Sciences Center, Rm. AC113, University Medical Center, 581-6886) - Photography by Tim Gallagher, through May.
Holladay Library (2150 E. 4800 South, 943-4636, ext. 334) - Oil paintings by Lorretta Derr, through June.
Inkley's (2150 S. State) - New location and gallery. Photography by Richard Prehn, through June 1.
LDS Museum of Church History and Art (45 N. West Temple, 240-4615) - "International Art Competition: Living the Gospel in the Worldwide Church," through Sept. 5. "In the Beginnings: Stories from the Old Testament," through June 12.
LeftBank Gallery* (242 S. 200 West, 539-0343) - Three-person show featuring artwork by David Gagon, Rita Lambros and Helene Fischer Elbein, through May 27.
O.C. Tanner (20 E. South Temple, 265-0674) - "Mothers," recent paintings by Utahn Helen Wiscomb, through May 27.
Phillips Gallery* (444 E. 200 South, 364-8284) - "Uncommon Creations, Jewelry and the Figure," through July 2.
Round Door Gallery (105 N. 400 West, Suite #6, 531-0565) - "Spiritual and Enlightening Works of Susan McKean, Fred Lyman and Mark Johnson," through June.
Repartee Gallery Downtown (ZCMI Center, Main Street entrance) - Recent watercolors by D'Ann Anderson, through May.
Salt Lake Art Center* (20 S. West Temple, 328-4201) - Main Gallery: "Pages from a Quiet Book," by Susan Cheal, through July 1. Upstairs Gallery: "Hunting," an installation by Ross Coates, through June 29. Reception Friday, May 27, 7-9 p.m.
Sandy City Recreation Center (440 E. 8680 South, Sandy) - Artwork by Joe Lubbers, through June.
Southam Gallery* (50 E. Broadway
300 SouthT, 322-0376) - "Shaw & Stats," two-person exhibit featuring works by A.D. Shaw and Kathryn Stats, through June 20.
Tyler Library (315 Wood St., Midvale) - Oil paintings by Bing Greener, through June.
University of Utah Hospital (lobby) - Early paintings from J.J. and D.A. Palmer collection of Utah art, through June 10.
Utah Museum of Fine Arts (S. Campus Dr., University of Utah, 581-7332) - "Art of the Asmat," through July 3.
West Jordan City Hall (800 Redwood Road, West Jordan) - Schorr Gallery: "Wondrous Things," a special exhibit featuring work by Salt Lake County artists, through June 9.
Williams Fine Art Gallery* (Main Lobby, Eagle Gate Plaza, 60 E. South Temple, 534-0331) - Works by Richard Murray, Al Rounds and Kent Wallis; also new acquisitions by early Utah artists, through May.
* Member, Salt Lake Art Dealers Association.
- OUTSIDE SALT LAKE CITY
A Woman's Place Bookstore - Park City (1890 Bonanza Drive) - Watercolors by Jan Richins, through July 17.
Alliance for the Varied Arts Gallery (43 South Main, 753-7058) - "Expressions of Light, Color and Humanity," oils, bronzes and limited prints by Bill L. Hill, through May 28.
Bountiful/Davis Art Center (2175 S. Main, Bountiful, 292-0367) - "Plein Air Painters of Utah Paint Davis County," through June 3.
Braithwaite Fine Arts Gallery (Southern Utah University, Cedar City, 586-1997) - Annual student art exhibit, through May 27.
Brigham City Museum/Gallery (24 N. 300 West, 723-6769) - Cartoon exhibit featuring cartoons by Al Capp, Mort Walker, Jim Berry, Hank Ketchum, Tom Wilson and others, through June 25.
Brigham Young University (Harris Fine Arts Center, Provo) - Gallery 303: Paintings by Brian Kershisnik and construction/-ornamentation by Donald Perry, through June 3.
Central Utah Art Center (86 N. Main, Ephraim) - 1995 Spring Salon, through June 11.
Eccles Community Art Center (2580 Jefferson Ave., Ogden, 392-6935) - "For Better or Worse" and "Day by Day," traveling exhibits from the University of Arizona Museum of Art, through May. Carriage House Gallery: Group show of local artists and craftsmen, through May.
Heritage Museum of Layton (403 Wasatch Drive, Layton, 546-3524) - Paintings, prints, sculpture by Steven R. Case, through May 27.
Kimball Art Center (638 Park Ave., Park City, 649-8882) - Main Gallery: "Utah Watercolor Society Annual Spring Open Exhibit. Badami Gallery: "Eighth Annual Park City Young People's Art Show," through June.
McCurdy Historical Doll Museum (246 N. 100 East, Provo, 377-9935) - "American Girls," special exhibit in cooperation with Provo Library. Admission charged.
Myra Powell Gallery (Union Station, 2501 Wall Avenue, Ogden, 629-8444) - "Portraits of Native Americans," 42 drawings by renowned Western artist Maynard Dixon, through May 30.
Old Town Gallery (444 Main, Park City, 645-7724) - Paintings and woodcuts by Royden Card, as well as artwork by other gallery regulars, through June.
Old Utah County Courthouse (51 S. University, Provo) - Artwork by members of the Utah Valley Artists' Guild, through June 3.
NEH Museum of Art (Utah State University, Logan, 797-1412) - Caine Gallery: "The Year in Review - New Artworks from the Permanent Collection." Also "4th Biennial Drawing Exhibition," through August.
St. George Art Museum (175 E. 200 North, St. George, 674-4256) - "Abbott and Connell: Separate and in Common," paintings by Gregory Abbott and sculpture by Bunny Connell, through June 24.
Weber State University (Ogden, Utah, 626-6455) - Collett Art Gallery: Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition, through June 3. Closing reception and awards presentation Thursday, June 2, 7:30 p.m.
Utah State University (Logan, 797-3460) - Tippetts Gallery: Artwork by BFA candidates, through May 27.
- CALL FOR ENTRIES
1994 Open Painting Exhibition (June 5-July 6, Kimball Art Center, Park City) - Juried exhibition. Artists may submit up to three original paintings completed within the last year. Works must not have been previously exhibited at the Kimball Art Center. Entry fee for each painting: $5. For entry form, contact KAC, 638 Park Avenue, Park City (649-8882). Entries accepted from May 23-31 at KAC.
21st Annual National Quilt Show (June 4-July 23, Springville Museum of Art) - Emphasis on traditional techniques as well as imaginative adaptations and methods. Jurors: Annette Morton Bracken, Tamara Boren and Sara Thompson Colby. Cash awards. Entries due May 24-28. For entry forms, call 489-2727.
Atrium Gallery's Fine Arts Department is inviting visual artists interested in exhibiting works in that gallery to submit slides or samples of small works on or before June 15. Notification of acceptance or rejection will be mailed to the artists within approximately two weeks after deadline. For details, call 524-8242.
Statewide '94: 20th Annual Competition (July 5-Aug. 26, Eccles Community Art Center) - Juried exhibition open to all artists presently residing in Utah. Mediums accepted: paintings, prints, monoprints, drawings, graphics, pottery, sculpture and textiles. Photographs are not eligible. Artists can submit up to two entries. $5 per entry ($3 for members of ECAC). Work must be original. Juror: Sam Gappmayer, director, Salt Lake Art Center. Receiving dates: Friday and Saturday, June 24 and 25, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Entries must include name of artiste, title, medium and price/insurance value. Identification tags will be provided when art is submitted. For details, call 392-6935.