- OPENING THIS WEEK
- Tuesday, Jan. 21
Brimhall Gallery (143 Brimhall Bldg., BYU campus) - "Jack: Recent Work by Ken King and Gene Banks," through Jan. 31. Artists reception Tuesday, Jan. 21, 7-9 p.m.
- Wednesday, Jan. 22
Day-Riverside Branch Library (1575 W. 1000 North) - "Paint a Different Picture: Through the Eyes of a Child," featuring children's art, through March 3.
- Thursday, Jan. 23
Museum of Art (Brigham Young University, North Campus Drive, Provo, 378-2787) - "The Reality of Abstraction: Painting in Utah 1946-1996," featuring the work of 35 painters throughout the state, through April 26. Reception and gallery talk Thursday, Jan. 23, 7-9 p.m.
- CONTINUING EXHIBITS
Al Forno's Ristorante (239 S. 500 East) - Twenty-two paintings/poetry by Scot A. Jefferies, through Feb. 12.
Ancient Future Gallery* (863 E. 900 South, 539-8777) - Fine arts and crafts.
Alpine Art and Frame (430 E. South Temple, 355-1155) - Works by Romanian child prodigy Alexandra Nechita. Exhibition is ongoing.
Art Access Gallery* (339 W. Pierpont, 328-0703) - "Revisiting Dan Baxter," sponsored by the Friends of Dan Baxter, through Feb. 28.
Art Barn/Finch Lane Gallery* (54 Finch Lane, 596-5000) - Monoprints by Marina Alexandrescu, ceramics by Francesc Burgos and new paintings by Paul Davis, through Feb. 21.
Artists' Gallery (Ancestors Square, 2 West, St. George,466-7210) - Impressions of Russia, Mexico and the Western United States by Garth Harrison, through January.
Arts of Utah Gallery (2107 S. Highland Drive) - Oil paintings and watercolors by Ferrell G. Bailey, through Feb. 20.
Artspace Artists Association (337 W. Pierpont, California Rubber and Tire Building) - New works and works in progress.
Atrium Gallery (fifth floor, Salt Lake City Public Library) - "High Wire Dance," featuring work by Mur Quaglia, through Feb. 22.
Bibliotect (235 S. 400 West, 236-1010) - Digital photo montage by Suzanne Simpson and group exhibit by local artists.
C Gallery (466 S. 500 East, 359-8625) - "L is for Landscapes of the Soul by Ray Pierotti," through Mar. 31.
Chapman Library (577 S. 900 West, 524-8285) - "African Images: Masks and Sculpture from Private Collections," through Apr. 30.
Chroma Gallery (170 W. 2950 South, 487-4316) - Acrylics/serigraphs by Darryl Erdmann. Exhibit ongoing.
D.B. Gallery (125 E. 6100 South, Murray, 268-9562) - Ongoing exhibit of Utah artists: Richard Murray, Ovanes and Galust Berberian, Michael Bedard, Ken Baxter, Norma Forsberg, Anne Marie Oborn, Dave Keough, Jim Weiss and Francis Sellers.
Dolores Chase Gallery* (260 S. 200 West, 328-2787) - New paintings by Linda Etherington, through Feb. 15.
Framery (1519 S. 1500 East) - Works by Glania Perova.
F. Weixler Gallery (132 E St., 534-1014) - Works by Valoy Eaton, Harrison Groutage, Kimball Warren, Karl Thomas and Dennis Smith.
Gallery 56 (56 W. 400 South, 533-8245) - Group show by gallery aritsts.
Glendinning Gallery (617 E. South Temple, 533-5895) - "100 Years of Women Art," through Feb. 1.
Holladay Library (2150 E. 4800 South, 943-4636, Ext. 334) - Oils and watercolors by Nancy Carlson of the Intermountain Society of Artists, through February.
King's Cottage Gallery (2233 S. 700 East, 486-5019) - Ongoing exhibit of Utah landscapes and cityscapes by Susan Gallacher, Rick Graham, Rob Adamson, Linda Curley, Trent Ellis, John Hughes and Brad Slaugh.
Leftbank Gallery* (242 S. 200 West, 539-0343) - Paintings by Ondre Pettingill and silkscreen prints by Michael Lawlor, through Feb. 14.
Light Spot (1043 E. 900 South) - "GI-GAN-TI/DRAGHGLI/EROI" (the Giants, the Dragons, the Heroes), featuring glass from Murano, Italy, by artisans Noti Massari, Renato Toso and Roberto Pamio.
Loge Gallery (Pioneer Memorial Theatre, 1340 E. Broadway, U. campus, 581-7222) - Paintings by Emily Plewe, through Jan. 25.
Lost Art Gallery (4699 Holladay Blvd., 568-0659) - Metaphysical/new age art.
Marble House Gallery* (44 Exchange Place, 532-7332) - Holiday group show.
Moonbird Studio (353 W. 200 South, Studio #301, 322-3816) - Woodcuts, intaglios and monoprints by James Baker. Also, work by studio regulars Michael Moonbird and Victoria Lyons.
Museum of Church History and Art (45 N. West Temple, 240-2299) - "A Shared Vision: Lehi's Dream of the Tree of Life," featuring international artists, runs through Feb. 17, 1997, as does "The Image of the West in Contemporary Latter-day Saint Art" and "Navajo, Hopi, Apache Life: The Artwork of Mahonri M. Young." Also, "Pioneering: Past, Present and Future," featuring children's art from around the world, through Oct. 12.
Oasis Cafe - Golden Braid Books (151 S. 500 East, 322-1162) - "Icons of the Soul," featuring paintings by Ron Short, through Feb. 28.
Phillips Gallery* (444 E. 200 South, 364-8284) - New paintings and can sculpture by Lee Deffebach, through Feb. 7.
Salt Lake Art Center* (20 S. West Temple, 328-4201) - Main gallery: "A View of Eight," featuring the Utah Arts Council's fellowship visual artist award finalist: Gary Barton/Joseph Ostraff, Drex Brooks, Cynthia Jeppson, Brian Kershisnik, Wayne Kimball, Jeronimo Lozano and Darl Thomas. The show will run through Apr. 6. Upper gallery: Work by Fletcher Booth, through Feb. 16.
Salt Lake Community College (Markosian Library Art Gallery, Redwood Campus, 4600 S. Redwood Road, 957-4905) - SLCC Graphic Design Faculty Show, through Jan. 30
Salt Lake City Public Library (209 E. 500 South, 524-8200) - Pastel portraits by Robin Beadles, through Feb. 15 in the children's department of the library.
Sandy City Library (10100 S. Petunia Way
1450 EastT) - "Patchwork on a Strin: Kite Art," featuring kites from around the world, through January.
Silvertip Gallery (664 Union Square, Sandy, 571-9504) - Ongoing exhibition of sculpture by William L. Jorgensen, Dee Jorgensen, R.L. Blair, Victor Reece, Avard Fairbanks and Shawn Beeler.
Southam Gallery (50 E. Broadway, 322-0376) - Group show through January.
Sprague Branch Library (2131 S. 1100 East, 524-8280) - Photographs by Emily Roth, through Feb. 2. Public reception Tuesday, Jan. 21, 7-8 p.m.
Tivoli Gallery* (255 S. State, 521-6288) - Work by Merrill Mahaffey, through January.
Twiggs & Moore Art Gallery (Gardner Historic Village, 1095 W. 7800 South, 255-3004) - Works by Arnold Friberg, Eric Dowdle, Robert Duncan, Thomas Kincade and Alan Maley. Exhibit ongoing.
Tyler Library (315 Wood St., Midvale) - Oils by Paul Lyons of the Intermountain Society of Artists, through January.
Union Gallery (University of Utah, 245 University Union, 581-7469) - "In Wildness," featuring work by Fred Montague, through Jan. 24.
Unity (56 S. 141 East, Suite 209) - Watercolors and pastels by Kent Rich.
Utah Gallery (Nelson Laboratories, 6280 Redwood Road, 963-2600) - "Diversity of Mediums and Subjects," featuring work by Carl Purcell of Snow College. Also, watercolors by LaMar Walbeck. Both, through Feb. 28.
Utah Museum of Fine Art* (University of Utah, South Campus Drive, 581-7332) -"Contemporary American Art From the Permanent Collection," and "Putting it Together: Materials of the Artist," through March 30. Also, "Modes of Modernism: Painting and Sculpture of the West," featuring selections from the permanent collection of the Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art, Utah State University, through April 13. Also, "The Val A. Browning Memorial Collection of 500 Years of European Masterworks," featuring paintings by Brueghel, Gainsborough, Fragonard, Corot, Van Dyke, Vigee Le Brun and many others. The exhibit will run indefinitely.
Vital Arts Gallery* (2500 S. State, south entrance) - "Artists in the Copy Center," featuring photocopy art by many Salt Lake City artists and sponsored by Kinko's, through March 7.
W. H. Brumby's (224 S. 1300 East) - "Double Exposure," featuring oil paintings by Alex Burbidge and Richard McDonald, through Feb. 9.
Whitmore Library (2197 E. 7000 South) - Photography from the Photographic Print Society.
Williams Fine Art* (Main Lobby, Eagle Gate Plaza, 60 E. South Temple, 534-0331) - Paintings by early Utah artist: Harwood, Hafen, Stewart, through March.
* Member, Salt Lake Art Dealers Association.
OUTSIDE SALT LAKE CITY
Bountiful/Davis Art Center (2175 S. Main, Bountiful, 292-0367) - "An Exhibit by Three Friends: Elmer, Heywood and Moffit," through Feb. 7.
Braithwaite Fine Arts Gallery (Southern Utah University, Cedar City, 586-5432) - "Eminent Delights: Images of Time, Space and Matter," featuring non-objective art by Frank Stella, Jasper Johns, Robert Rauschenberg and others, through Jan. 31.
Central Utah Arts Center (86 N. Main, Ephraim, 283-5110/4195) - "2 Steps Beyond Reality," featuring work by Kathy Bassett Paulsen, through January.
Eccles Community Art Center (2580 Jefferson Ave., Ogden, 392-6935) - Main gallery: Paintings by J. Bengt Washburn and Paul C. Pollaro and ceramics by Susan D. Harris. Carriage House gallery: Paintings by Shanna Kunz. Both exhibits run through Feb. 28.
Gallery 303 (F303 Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU, Provo, 378-2881) - Annual Faculty Exhibition, through Jan. 28.
Gallery East (College of Eastern Utah, 451 E. 400 North, Price, 637-2120, Ext. 297) - "Neltje: Monotypes," an exhibition of the artist's abstract expressionist works, through Jan. 31.
Kimball Art Center (638 Park Ave., Park City, 649-8882) - Landsape watercolors by New York based artist Alice Hendrickson, through Feb. 4.
Museum of Art (Brigham Young University, North Campus Drive, Provo, 378-2787) - "150 Years of American Painting," artwork from BYU's permanent collection, on display through August 1999.
Myra Powell Gallery (Union Station, 2501 Wall Ave., Ogden, 629-8444) - Paintings, drawings, photography and computer generated images by John Parker Dilworth, through January.
Nicolaysen Art Museum (400 E. Collins Drive, Casper, Wyo., 235-5247) - "Crow Indian Photographs, 1901-1908," featuring photographs by Joseph Henry Sharp, through Feb. 9.
Old Utah County Courthouse (100 S. Center, Provo) - "Two Friends, Two Visions: A Watercolor Perspective," featuring paintings by Dan Mortensen and Gene Riggs, through Jan. 31.
Sun Valley Center Gallery (5th and Washington Streets, Ketchum, Idaho, 208-726-9491) - "Doorways to Siena," featuring encaustic paints on paper, panels and doors, through Jan. 23.
Taminah Gallery (608 Main, Park City, 655-3264) - Continuing exhibit of work by Jim Wilcox, William Reese, Walt Gonske, John Encinias, Zhang Wen Xin, Veryl Goodnight, Sandy Scoot, Joseph Bohler and others.
Tippetts Gallery (Utah State University campus, 797-3460) - "Baker and Terry - USU Art Faculty Feature Exhibition," through Jan. 24.
Weber State University (visual arts department, Ogden, 626-6445) - "Women Are Beautiful: 1960-1975," featuring the photographs of Gary Winogrand, through Jan. 31.
- CALL FOR ENTRIES
The National Park Academy of the Arts and the National Park Foundation announce a call for entries for the 11th annual "Arts for the Parks" competition. The national competition searches for 100 paintings that best capture the "essence" and diversity of the landscape, wildlife and history of the national park system. Deadline for entries is June 1. For further information and to receive entry materials, write to Arts For the Parks, P.O. Box 608 dept, CFE, Jackson, WY 83001, or call 1-800-553-ARTS.
The Utah Arts Festival is accepting applications from visual and performing artists to be part of the 1997 event set for June 26-29 at the Triad Center in downtown Salt Lake City. Interested artists may pick up an application from the Utah Arts Festival office, 168 W. 500 North. Festival jurists will select 120 visual artists and 50 performing artists from the applicants. Applications for visual artists are due by Friday, Feb. 15, and Friday, Feb. 21, for performing artists. For more information on submitting applications, contact Robyn Nelson at 322-2428.