- OPENING THIS WEEK
- Sunday, Oct. 5
Utah Museum of Fine Art* (University of Utah, South Campus Drive, 581-7332) - Exhibit featuring work by the University of Utah Art Department faculty: F. Anthony Smith, Paul Davis, Dorothy Bearnson, Nathan Winters, Michael Hullet, Sam Wilson, Ray Morales, Joe Marotta and Robert Kleinschmidt. The exhibit will include work by newer faculty members: Amie McNeel, Maureen O'Hara Ure, John Drew, Laurel Caryn and Kaiti Slater. The exhibit runs through Nov. 30. Artists reception will be Sunday, Oct. 5, 2-5 p.m.
- Monday, Oct. 6
Alvin Gittins Gallery (161 Art and Architecture Building, U. campus, 581-8677) - The MFA exhibition,"The Quasiac Garden," featuring work by Monique Sevenans, through Oct. 17. Opening reception Monday, Oct. 6, 5-8 p.m.
- CONTINUING EXHIBITS
Anderson-Foothill Library (1135 S. 2100 East, 524-8278) - "Utah: A Personal View," featuring photography by Robert Barbeiro, through Oct. 28.
Aperture Gallery (307 W. 200 South, #1003) - West wing: "The Pugilists," featuring black and white photography by Rob Hanks. East wing: "A Little Left of Center," featuring a group exhibit by photographers from the Leftbank Gallery. Both shows run through Oct. 14.
Art Barn/Finch Lane Gallery* (54 Finch Lane, 596-5000) - Sculpture by Dave L. Eddy, and "Rookie Prints," featuring works by seven artists. Both exhibits run through Oct. 31.
Artspace Artists Association (337 W. Pier-pont, California Rubber and Tire Building) - New works and works in progress.
Atrium Gallery (fifth floor, Salt Lake City Public Library) - Work by James Charles, through Oct 25.
C Gallery (466 S. 500 East, 359-8625) - "E is for Expatriate Utah Artists: Pierotti & Peglau," through Nov. 30.
Chapman Library (577 S. 900 West, 524-8285) - "Mexican Retablos and Ceramics" on loan from the Utah Museum of Fine Arts, through Dec. 22.
Chase Home Museum (Liberty Park, 533-5760) - "Creating Utah: The Folk and Their Art," featuring more than 130 folk art objects from the state collection, through Oct. 19.
Chroma Gallery (170 W. 2950 South, 487-4316) - Acrylics/serigraphs by Darryl Erd-mann. Exhibit ongoing.
Cordell Taylor Studio/Gallery (575 W. 200 South, 355-0333) - "New Season," featuring paintings by Lori Nelson and sculpture by Carin Fausett, through Oct. 11.
Day-Riverside Branch Library (1575 W. 1000 North, 524-8287) - Recent work by Carl Purcell, through Oct. 31.
D.B. Gallery (125 E. 6100 South, Murray, 268-9562) - Ongoing exhibit of Utah artists Richard Murray, Dave Keough and Jim Weiss.
Dolores Chase Gallery* (260 S. 200 West, 328-2787) - "Spoon Tricks," featuring new work by Brian Kershisnik, through Nov. 8. Reception for the artist Friday, Oct. 17, 6-9 p.m. during monthly Gallery Stroll.
Don Brady Drive Through Gallery (1301 S. 2100 East, 582-4500) - "A Bountiful Life," featuring art by Sue Balmforth, through Oc-to-ber.
East Millcreek Library (2266 E. Evergreen Ave., 943-4636) - Watercolors by John K. Fetzer, through Dec. 31.
Framery (1519 S. 1500 East) - Works by Glania Perova.
F. Weixler Gallery (132 E St., 534-1014) - Works by Valoy Eaton, Harrison Groutage, Kim-ball Warren, Karl Thomas and Dennis Smith.
Gallery 56 (56 W. 400 South, 533-8245) - Group show by gallery artists.
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.
Lamb's Restaurant (169 S. Main, 364-7166) - Fine art photography by Bill Lee, through October.
Leftbank Gallery* (242 S. 200 West, 539-0343) - "Human Emotions," featuring paintings by Rick Graham and Gene Stark, through Oct. 31. Artist reception will be Friday, Oct. 17, 6-9 p.m. during monthly Gallery Stroll.
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.
Lost Art Gallery (4699 Holladay Blvd., 568-0659) - Metaphysical/new age art.
Museum of Church History and Art (45 N. West Temple, 240-2299) - "From New York to Salt Lake," featuring rare books, maps, periodicals and other prints from the early days of the LDS Church. The exhibit runs through Jan. 12, 1998. Also, "Women of Faith," featuring 50 works of art that reflect on women, their lives and their spirituality. Some of the featured artists are J.T. Har-wood, Torlief Knaphus, Cyrus Dallin, Dennis Smith, Laura Lee S. Bradshaw, Jeanne Leighton Lundberg and others. Also, "Pioneering: Past, Present and Future," featuring children's art from around the world, through Oct. 12.
Nativo (353 W. 200 South, 531-8555) - Contemporary interpretations of antique Victorian jewelry by Cheryl Elliot.
Oasis Cafe - Golden Braid Books (151 S. 500 East, 322-1162) - "Spirit and Matter," featuring paintings by Royden Card, through Oct. 31.
Petersen Art Center Gallery (1025 E. 2100 South, 467-5444) - "The Child's Magic," featuring watercolors by Rieko Ozeki Purcell, through Oct. 17.
Phillips Gallery* (444 E. 200 South, 364-8284) - "Plein Air," featuring paintings by John Erickson, Patricia Kimball and Kathleen Peterson. Also, in the downstairs Dibble Gallery, "Above the Clouds: Remote Villages of Bhutan," featuring black and white photographs by Neil Orloff. Both exhibits run through Oct. 10.
Rio Grande Cafe (270 S. Rio Grande, 364-3302) - "Further Down a Dirt Road," featuring work by Kim Whitesides, through Nov. 2.
Salt Lake Art Center* (20 S. West Temple) - Street level gallery: "Forsaken and Found," featuring work by Lance Clayton, Teresa Flowers, Tai Loc Huhyn, Karey Rawitscher and John Rees, through Nov. 15. Also, "Stories in the Detail," featuring the art of Susan Beck, Meredith Moench and Bonnie Sucec, through today.
Salt Lake City/County Building (451 S. State) - Photographs by Kent Miles, celebrating 150 years of ethnic pioneers in Utah.
Sandy City Library (10100 S. Petunia Way
1450 EastT) - "Experiences: The Color of Imagination," featuring pastels and oils by Carol Harding, through October.
Sego Gallery (637 E. 500 South, 328-9848) - Group show with works by Kathy Wilson, Ken Baxter and Sam Collett.
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) - "Paris on Broadway IV," featuring group work.
Sprague Branch Library (2131 S. 1100 East, 524-8280) - "Fresh Perspectives," featuring art of the students of Julie Jacobsen, through Oct. 25.
Sweet Avenues Branch Library (455 F St., 524-8276) - "Marjorie Ann McClure & Julie Ann Buhler: Recent Works," through Nov. 8.
Thomas Kinkade Signature Gallery (627 Trolley Square) - Exclusively showing Kinkade's works. His original painting, "Bridge of Faith," is currently on exhibit, as well as other limited edition canvases and paper images.
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.
Urban Arts Gallery (2nd floor, Trolley Square, 322-3111) - Group show with Karl Pace, Tom Mulder, Richard Murray and Jim Stewart.
Utah Museum of Fine Art* (University of Utah, South Campus Drive, 581-7332) -"Chinese Paintings from the Dr. Marcus Jacobson Collection," through Oct. 19. 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.
* Member, Salt Lake Art Dealers Association.
OUTSIDE SALT LAKE CITY
Artists' Gallery (Ancestors Square, 2 West, St. George, 466-7210) - "Places to Go, Things to See, Subjects to Paint," featuring work by Reta R. Hall, through October.
B.F. Larson Gallery (Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU, Provo, 378-2881) - The BFA show of Ken King, through Oct. 11.
Braithwaite Fine Arts Gallery (Southern Utah University, Cedar City, 586-5432) - Photographic exhibits celebrating the 75th anniversary of the National Park System and looking at the New Mexico environment of Georgia O'Keeffe, through October.
The Coda Gallery (804 Main, Park City, 655-3803) - "Group Show," featuring Featuring David Dornan, Chris Young, Brad Aldridge, Paul and Silvia Davis, Ray Hare, Patty Kimball, Ron Richmond, Doug Himes, A.D. Shaw, Dennis Smith and many more. The gallery also shows jewelry, glass work and fabrics.
Denver Art Museum (100 W. 14th Ave. Parkway, Denver, 303-640-2466) - "Daisy! Master Navajo Weaver & Spinner," featuring 11 rugs woven or spun by Daisy Tauglechee (1909-90), through Nov. 30.
Eccles Community Art Center (2580 Jefferson Ave., Ogden, 392-6935) - "In Celebration of What We Cannot Change: Projects and Series," by Adrian Van Suchtelen. Also, a juried exhibit by the Palette Club of Ogden. Also, "Art in Bloom." All exhibits run through October.
Fairview Museum of History & Art (85 S. 100 East, Fairview, 427-9216) - Works by Avard Fairbanks, Lyndon Graham, Norman Rockwell, Ella Peacock, Lee Udall Bennion and others.
Gallery 303 (F303 Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU, Provo, 378-2881) - "Out of Print," featuring a collection of British printmaking from 1946-76, through Oct. 29.
Gallery East (College of Eastern Utah, 451 E. 400 North, Price, 637-2120, Ext. 297) - "Worn: A Group Exhibition," featuring work by Sunnie Bybee, David Jones, Ken King, John Ohran and Roland Thompson, through Nov. 7.
Kimball Art Center (638 Park Ave., Park City, 649-8882) - "Mountain Regional Exhibit of the Oil Painters of America," featuring representational work by the group, through Nov. 2.
Museum of Art (Brigham Young University, North Campus Drive, Provo, 378-2787) - "The Story of Masada: Discoveries From the Excavation" will be on display through the summer. Also, "Seasons of the Land," featuring works by Gary Smith, through Oct. 31 and works by Peter Poskas, through Oct. 11. Also, "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) - An exhibition of 50 recent watercolors by Ted Wassmer, through October.
Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art (650 N. 1100 East, Logan, 797-0163) - "Full Deck Art Quilts," featuring quilts from the Smithsonian Institute, through Nov. 2.
Old Town Gallery (444 Main, Park City, 645-7724) - Paintings and prints by Leslie Barber, Jenni Christensen, Yusi Hiratsuka and Gwen Peine. Three-dimensional works by Doug Soelberg, Tom Gale and Robert Russin. The exhibit runs through October.
Richard Thomas Galleries (751 Main, Park City, 655-7600) - Representing more than 50 artists working in all mediums. Currently highlighting Karen Horne.
Springville Museum of Art (126 E. 400 South, Springville, 489-2727) - A retrospective exhibition by Robert L. Marshall, through Nov. 30.
Taminah Gallery (608 Main, Park City, 655-3264) - Continuing exhibit of works by Jim Wilcox, William Reese, Walt Gonske, John Encinias, Zhang Wen Xin, Veryl Goodnight, Sandy Scoot, Joseph Bohler, Shirley Thompson Smith, Dean Mitchell, Kirk Randle and Lowell Ellsworth Smith.
Torrey Gallery (80 E. Main, Torrey, 425-3909) - Gallery opening with works by artists who live in or are influenced by the Capitol Reef area: Doug Snow, Tony Smith, Paul Davis, Sylvia Davis, Wulf Barsch, Bonnie Posselli, Carol Brown, Patricia Kimball, Doug Braith-waite, David Muench, John Telford, Susan Beck, Scott Peterson and Lyman Whitaker.
Weber State University (visual arts department, Ogden, 626-6445) - "Belonging to the West," featuring photographs by Eric Paddock, through Oct. 24.
- CALL FOR ENTRIES
The Utah Arts Council announces that guidelines and applications for the 1998 Visual Arts Fellowships are now available. Designed to help further the professional development of Utah's working artists, the fellowships are available in areas of crafts, drawing, mixed media, painting, photography, printmaking and sculpture, as well as new genres including performance and conceptual arts. Two $5,000 fellowships are awarded annually. For more information, or to receive an application form, call Lila Abersold at 533-4195.
The Museum of Church History and Art announces a call for entries for its "Fifth International Art Competition and Exhibit." The competition is open to all members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints age 18 and over. Media may include quilts, embroidery, textiles, pottery, ceramics, jewelry, wood carving, photography, metal work, sculpture, drawing, prints, painting, etc. Entries must have been completed since Jan. 1, 1997. For more details and entry write to the museum at 45 N. West Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84150.
Visual artists representing Utah, Nevada and Arizona are invited to participate in The Regional - an annual juried exhibition sponsored by the St. George Art Museum. Artwork must be delivered to the museum by Oct. 9. Applications available upon request. Call 801-634-5942.
Surface, an independent, nonprofit art organization created to support, promote and develop a progressive arts community in Utah, announces a call for entries for its mentoring program. The program is open to all developing or emerging artists who have had no or little show experience and have yet to fully establish an artistic style. Interested parties should write to obtain a prospectus with a SASE, to Peter Strohmeyer, 575 W. 200 South, Salt Lake City, UT 84101, or call 355-0333, or send e-mail to email@example.com. Deadline for submissions is Dec. 15.
The Salt Lake City Public Library is accepting applications to exhibit art in the Salt Lake City public library system. Artists are invited to submit a portfolio of 35mm slides, or photographs if slides are unavailable. For information on deadline and other things, call the library at 524-8200.