- OPENING THIS WEEK
- Monday, July 13
Dolores Chase Gallery* (260 S. 200 West, 328-2787) - Posters, prints and original art by Edie Roberson, Lee Deffebach, Ted Wass-mer, Brian Kershisnik, Wulf Barsch, Margaret Morrison and more. The show and sale runs through Aug. 1.
- Saturday, July 18
Salt Lake Art Center* (20 S. West Temple) - "Water," featuring work by 30 of Utah's best artists giving their interpretations, through Oct. 4. Some of the artists are Ansel Adams, Anna Campbell Bliss, Teresa Flowers, Brian Kershisnik, Craig Law, Edie Roberson, Doug Snow, Bonnie Sucec and many others.
- CONTINUING EXHIBITS
Alpine Art and Frame (430 E. South Temple, 355-1155) - Contemporary abstract works by Steve Larson and paintings by Julie Jacobsen.
Anderson-Foothill Library (1135 S. 2100 East, 524-8278) - Works by Boris Chiriaev and Valentina Tchistova through July 21.
Aperture Gallery (307 W. 200 South, No. 1003, 363-9700) - "Urban Texture: The Art of the City," featuring photography by Peter J. Firth and Marc Reynolds, through Aug. 28. Also, "A Desert Cross Section," featuring photographs by Norm Shrewsbury, through July 31.
Art Access Gallery* (339 W. Pierpont Ave., 328-0703) - "Brian & Joe: New Work," featuring collaborative paintings by Brian Kershisnik and Joe Adams, through July 24.
Art Barn/Finch Lane Gallery* (54 Finch Lane, 596-5000) - "Westward Bound: A Celebration of Book Arts in the West," featuring handmade felt books by Maggie Harrison, through July 23.
Art Works Inc. (14 E. 300 South, 363-1717) - A rotating exhibit of works by Ann DerGara, T.L. Lang, Enrico Embroli and Annora Spence.
Artspace Artists Association (337 W. Pierpont Ave., California Rubber and Tire Building) - New works and works in progress.
Atrium Gallery (fifth floor, Salt Lake Public Library) - "Living Earth Series: An Inner Journey," paintings by Ted Remington, through July 25.
C Gallery (466 S. 500 East, 359-8625) - "B is for bronzes: Small bronze birds" through Aug. 31.
Chase Home Museum (Liberty Park, 533-5760) - "Creating Utah: The Folk & Their Art," featuring artwork by nearly 100 contemporary Utah folk artists, through the summer.
Cherry Street Gallery (4790 S. Cherry St., 281-0075) - "Save These Trees," featuring landscape paintings by Ken Baxter and Julie Jacobson, through July 17. Also, works by Lee Anne Walker, Ian Ramsey, Red Allen, Jim Despain, Steve Harvey, Randall Lake, Julie Jacobson, Cynthia Binyon, Don Coy, Rick Jackson, Dave Sorenson, Scott Ruston, Steve Harvey, Paul Brimhall and Arlene Connolly.
Cordell Taylor Studio/Gallery (575 W. 200 South, 355-0333) - "Emerging Artists 1998," featuring painting, sculpture and photography by Tina Burton, Joy Davidson, Branden Gregersen, Kate Seggar and Jairo Wilches, through July 15.
Day-Riverside Branch Library (1575 W. 1000 North, 524-8287) - An exhibit by Kimberly P. Alleman through Aug. 28.
D.B. Gallery (125 E. 6100 South, Murray, 268-9562) - Ongoing exhibit of Utah artists Richard Murray, Dave Keough and Jim Weiss.
Don Brady Drive Through Gallery (1301 S. 2100 East, 582-4500) - "ULURU: Aboriginal Art of Australia" through Aug. 1.
East Millcreek Library (2266 E. Evergreen Ave., 943-4636) - Various media by Stacee Clayton and watercolors by Wilma Clayton through July.
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 and others.
Holladay Library (2150 E. 4800 South, 943-4636, ext. 334) - Oils by Heinz Schwemmer and acrylics and watercolors by Virginia Clarkson of the Intermountain Society of Artists. Exhibit runs through July.
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 Michael Lowe through July.
Leftbank Gallery* (242 S. 200 West, 539-0343) - Handmade paper works by Kathy Cartier and abstract photographs by Howard Wilkerson through July 31. Artist reception Friday, July 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.
Moonbird Studio (353 W. 200 South, Studio No. 301, 322-3816) - Kids' art from "Bad Dog Rediscovers America," urban kids mentoring project. Exhibit is ongoing.
Museum of Church History and Art (45 N. West Temple, 240-2299) - "Sunday School: 150 Years of Teaching the Gospel," featuring the Centennial Box of 1949 and other historical objects, through Nov. 15. Also, "A Season, a Time and a Purpose: Images of the Sacred in Landscape," featuring paintings by 27 Latter-day Saint artists, through Nov. 1. Also, "The Homemade Kingdom: Nineteenth-century Mormon Regional Furniture," featuring furniture created by 19th-century LDS converts, through Jan. 18.
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) - Watercolor book illustrations and paintings by Vera Rosenberg through July 31.
Petersen Art Center Gallery (1025 E. 2100 South, 467-5444) - "To Siberia & Back . . . as seen by me," featuring watercolors by Rebecca Naegle, through July 16.
Phillips Gallery* (444 E. 200 South, 364-8284) - "Annual Summer Group Show," featuring work by the gallery's prominent artists, through Sept. 11.
Repartee Gallery* (Valley Fair Mall, 955-1224) - Prints by Liz Lemon Swindle, Greg Olsen, James Christensen, Scott Gustufson, Bev Doolittle, Stephen Lyman and more.
Salt Lake Art Center* (20 S. West Temple) - "The Weather is Beautiful. . . Wish You Were Here," featuring group art by Gene Banks, Robin Clifford, Marsha Ellis, Darren Jenkins, Chris Lynn and Shilo Rives, through Aug. 16.
Sandy City Library (10100 S. Petunia Way [1450 East]) - "Farmers," featuring oil paintings by Larry Christensen, through July.
Schorr Gallery - West Jordan City Hall (8000 S. Redwood Road, 569-5100) - Works by Larry W. Christensen through July 29.
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.
Sprague Branch Library (2131 S. 1100 East, 524-8280) - "Piecework: Mixed Media" by Susan Price through Sept. 8.
Thomas Kinkade Signature Gallery (627 Trolley Square) - Exclusively showing Kinkade's works. His original painting, "Bridge of Faith," is on exhibit, as well as other limited edition canvases and paper images.
Thomas Kinkade Showcase Gallery (Gardner Village, 1100 W. 7800 South, West Jordan, 255-3004) - Specializes in custom-framed Thomas Kinkade art and collectibles. Exhibit ongoing.
Tivoli Gallery* (255 S. State, 521-6288) - Patented process sculpture and acrylic paintings by Rose Marie Russell.
Twiggs & Moore Art Gallery (Gardner Historic Village, 1095 W. 7800 South, West Jordan, 255-3004) - Works by Greg Olsen, James Christensen, Arnold Friberg, Nancy Glazier and more. Exhibit ongoing.
Tyler Library (315 Wood St., Midvale) - Colored pencil drawings by Joanne Wood of the Intermountain Society of Artists through July.
Union Gallery (Olpin Student Union, University of Utah, 245 University Union, 581-7469) - "Pears and Dinosaurs," featuring paintings by Alison Malville and non-silver photographs by Michael Roberts, through July 31. Artist reception Friday, July 17, 6-8 p.m.
University Hospital (Medical Drive, second floor) - Fifteen works from the permanent collection of the Salt Lake Art Center that refer to our environment. The exhibit runs through Sept. 20.
Urban Arts Gallery (Second 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) -"Renaissance at the Jungle's Edge: Genesis, Prohibition and Rebirth in the Art of the Asmat" and "Dancing in the Face of Power: Masks from the Owen D. Mort Jr. Collection of African Art," through July 26. 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.
Williams Fine Art* (Main Lobby, Eagle Gate Plaza, 60 E. South Temple, 534-0331) - Several pieces by Utah UPA artist Howell Rosenbaum. Also, works by early Utah artists including John Hafen, J.T. Harwood, LeConte Stewart, Maynard Dixon and others, through Aug. 31.
* Member, Salt Lake Art Dealers Association.
- OUTSIDE SALT LAKE CITY
Artists' Gallery (95 E. Telegraph St., St. George, 628-9293) - Work by Katy Hansen through July.
Art Shack (Sundance Resort, Provo Canyon) - "Young Contemporaries Utah," featuring the work of artists from Utah's university art departments who won awards in 1997. The exhibit runs through the summer.
Bountiful/Davis Art Center (745 S. Main, Bountiful, 292-0367) - "Handcart Days," an art exhibit and competition, through July 24.
Brigham City Museum-Gallery (24 N. 300 West, Brigham City, 723-6769) - "26th Annual Quilt Festival," featuring quilts by such artists as Rebecca Clark Knudsen, Charlotte Warr Andersen and Zina Marriott, through Aug. 1.
The Coda Gallery (804 Main, Park City, 655-3803) - "Group Show," 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, glasswork and fabrics.
Eccles Community Art Center (2580 Jefferson Ave., Ogden, 392-6935) - Work from the 24th Annual Statewide Competition through Aug. 29.
Fairview Museum of History & Art (85 S. 100 East, Fairview, 427-9216) - "Turn, Turning, Turned: Contemporary Wood Objects" through Aug. 15. Also, 40 additions to the Theodore Milton Wassmer collection, including Osral Allred, Bonnie Posselli, Rick Graham, Will South, Lee Deffebach, Wulf Barsch and others. Also, the museum collection of Avard Fairbanks, Florence Ware, Jon Rappleye, Ella Peacock, John Heber Stansfield, Lee Udall Bennion and others.
Flat Rabbit Gallery (421 Main, Park City, 435-649-2155) - Paintings by Pilar Pobil, David Montanoro, Jan Perkins and Guy Buffets signed limited editions. Exhibit ongoing.
Historic Utah County Courthouse (51 S. University Ave. #213, Provo) - Paintings by Floyd Victor Cornaby through July.
Kimball Art Center (638 Park Ave., Park City, 649-8882) - Main gallery: "The 2nd Annual Rocky Mountain Invitational Exhibition," featuring artwork from around the West, through Sept. 1.
Meyer Gallery (305 Main, Park City, 649-8160) - Paintings by Alexander Selytin and Travis Humphreys through August.
Museum of Art (Brigham Young University, North Campus Drive, Provo, 378-2787) - "Allegories of Empires," featuring bird lithographs of the British empire during the 19th century. The exhibit runs through Sept. 5. Also, "From Heart and Hand: Religious Folk Art," featuring Polish folk art, through July 21. Also, "The Art of Architecture: Works by Winners of the Pritzker Architecture Prize," featuring 140 large photographs, 10 models and drawings that spotlight the recipients of the profession's most prestigious award. The exhibit runs through Oct. 10. 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) - "Annual Invitational Exhibit," featuring the work of over 15 artists from the intermountain area, through August.
Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art (650 N. 1100 East, Logan, 797-0163) - "Ice Blue: Paintings of Antartica" by David Rosenthal and "Sacred Images: Photography from Southern Utah" by Craig Law, John Telford, Tom Till and Phillip Hyde. Both shows run through Aug. 14.
Park City Gallery (592 Main, Park City, 649-4514) - Oils by Gary Smith and Steve McGinty and pastels by Yugoslavian artist Marinko Cetvei.
Springville Museum of Art (126 E. 400 South, Springville, 489-2727) - Paintings by Sam Collett through Aug. 9. Also, recent sculptures and paintings by Raymond Vincent Jonas and Noel Christian Jonas through Aug. 2. Also, Print etchings by LeConte Stewart at the Works on Paper gallery through July 30.
St. George Art Museum (47 E. 200 North, St. George, 634-5942) - "The Triumphant Spirit: A National Photographic Project Remembering the Survivors of the Holocaust," featuring 51 portraits of individuals who survived Nazi death camps in their youth. Also, "Two Corners of a Mirror: an international exhibition of photographic artwork." Both exhibits run through Aug. 8.
Torrey Gallery (80 E. Main, Torrey, 425-3909) - "Group Photography Show," featuring 11 photographers living in or working in Utah, through July. Also, 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 Braithwaite, David Muench, John Telford, Susan Beck, Scott Peterson and Lyman Whitaker.
Worthington Gallery (789 Zion Park Blvd., Springdale, 435-772-3446) - Pottery by Greg Worthington, Jim Stewart, Bruce Larrabee and Suzanne Storer. Also, paintings by Willamarie Huelskamp and sculptures by Lyman Whitaker.
- CALL FOR ENTRIES
Days of '47 Youth Art Show announces a call for entries. Youth ages 6-18 years are elibible. Artwork in all media msut be brought to the Utah State Fairpark, Bonneville Building, on Wednesday, July 15 from 10 a.m.-7 p.m. There are no entry fees and awards will be given. For more information, contact Susan Watts at 801-571-5691.
The Utah Arts Council's Public Art Program announces a Request for Proposals for the creation of an art work for a new state building being built at 250 N. 1950 West in Salt Lake City. The new building will house the Division of Services for the Blind & Visually Impaired as well as the Utah State Library Division. Interested artists and artist teams are encouraged to apply. To receive an application and more information, contact Jim Glenn of the Utah Public Arts Program at 533-4039. Application deadline is Sept. 29 at 5 p.m.
West Valley City announces a call for entry for its September city exhibit. Open to all residents of West Valley, the theme is "A Place of Heritage, Home and Community." For more information, contact the Civic Committee at 963-3221.