The Monthly Gallery Stroll will be Friday, Oct. 20, 6-9 p.m. The Salt Lake Gallery Association invites art-lovers to dine at one of six sponsor restaurants and enjoy the wide variety of fine art in the city. Stroll maps with restaurant discount offers are availabe at all member galleries, museums, sponsor restaurants, the Salt Lake Convention and Visitors Bureau and downtown hotels.
- The MFA Illustration as Visual Essay Department of the School of Visual Arts, New York, will present an exhibition of paintings by Utahn Lane Twitchell at the Visual Arts Gallery, 137 Wooster Street, in Manhattan's SoHo area. The exhibit is being curated by Marshall Arisman and will run from Oct. 19 through Nov. 4.- The Utah Heritage Foundation is hosting the Westmoreland Place Bungalow Tour as part of a series of events exploring the influence of the arts and crafts movement in Utah this fall. The tour features six bungalows built between 1914 and 1916 in the historice Westmoreland Place subdivision at 1300 S. 1500 East. These privately owned homes will be open to the public for guided tours from noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 21 and Sunday, Oct. 22. For more information, call the Utah Heritage Foundation at 533-0858.
- Brigham Young University Print Services has captured the In-Print Best of Show award from the International Publishing Management Association. The honor comes for the catalogue "Our Tuneful Heritage, American Musical Instruments from the Metropolitan Museum of Art." The catalogue described the recent exhibit at BYU's Museum of Art that highlighted American history through its music. The department also received honorable mention in the catalogue category for a hardcover book called "150 Years of American Painting, 1794-1944."
- Pioneer Memorial Theater will exhibit the paintings of Clayton R. Williams in its Loge Gallery from Nov. 1-18. The exhibit is titled, "Favorite and Familiar Places" and will include scenes from Paris, Giverny, New York, Santa Fe and other locales.
- Wild Earth Images fall show will be held Wednesday, Oct. 25, 6:30-9 p.m., in the Trolley Square Amphitheater. Utah photographers Aaron Gol-den-berg and Gary Crandall will exhibit their new line of limited-edition nature photography. For more information call 532-6952.
- The Cherished Teddies Collection, consisting of figurines, ornaments and musicals, will be on display Saturday, Oct. 21, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at collectibles Elite, 648 E. State Road in American Fork. Sculptor Chiu-Chuan "Happy" Shen will demonstrate the first step in the sculpting of a Cherished Teddie figurine.
- Lectures, workshops, classes:
- The Kimball Art Center presents "Art & Heritage of the Navajo Indian," a lecture by Navajo and social worker Roger Williams. The meaning and significance of the arwork created by the Navajo will be addressed. The lecture is Wednesday, Oct. 18, 8 p.m. The public is invited and admission is free.
- Minneapolis-based artist Siah Armajani will deliver a lecture, "Public Sculpture in the Context of American Democracy," on Wednesday, Oct. 18, 8 p.m. in the Parry Choral Room of WSU's Browning Center. Born and raised in Teheran, Iran, Armajani has devoted himself to working on projects in public spaces since 1968.
- The Photographic Print Society will host a free evening talk by Traci O'Very and Mikel Covey of O'Very/Covey, the graphic design team responsible for Ballet West ads. They will show slides and discuss their approach to graphic design. The talk is Monday, Oct. 16, at 7:30 in the Garden Center Building (northeast corner of Sugarhouse Park.)