OPENING THIS WEEK
Thursday, Feb. 7
Photo Op '02 (347 W. Pierpont, 583-5163) ? The National Juried Photography Exhibition, "Photo Op '02," will be on display through Feb. 25. Nine Utah photographers were juried into the traveling exhibition. Opening reception Thursday, Feb. 7 from 6-9 p.m.
Friday, Feb. 8
Distinctive African American Art (251 S. State, 363-0745) ? "Illumination, A Cultural Spectrum," featuring artwork by Raymond Lark. Also, work by Synthia Saint James, Charles Bibbs and Rosalind McGary. The exhibit, part of the 2002 Winter Olympics and Black History Month, will run through Feb. 20.
Saturday, Feb. 9
Zions Bank (102 S. Main) ? "Year of the Horse," featuring artwork relating to the horse by 25 Utah Asian artists, through Feb. 24.
16th Street Gallery (1299 E. 4500 South) ? Artwork by Phillip Barlow, Russell Case, Robert Call, Laurel Hart, Shanna Kunz, Randall Lake, Wallace Lee, Elva Malin, Chris Miles, Ian Ramsay, Sheryl Thornton and others.
A Gallery (4878 S. Highland, 277-8401) ? "Winter Wonderland," featuring artwork by such gallery artists as Jennifer Life, Erika Osborne, Brad Overton and Bonnie Posselli, through February.
Anderson-Foothill Library (1135 S. 2100 East, 1-801-524-8278) ? "The Road to the Olympics: Salt Lake Tribune Photos" through March 30.
Art Access Gallery* (339 W. Pierpont Ave., 328-0703) ? "Women Beyond Borders," featuring 125 wooden boxes created by women artists into individual statements from more than 33 countries. This exhibit is part of the Cultural Olympiad of the 2002 Olympic and winter Paralympic games.
Art Access Gallery II* (339 W. Pierpont Ave., 328-0703) ? "The Brian & Joe Show," featuring paintings by Brian Kershisnik and Joseph Adams, through March 17. This exhibit is part of the Cultural Olympiad of the 2002 Olympic and winter Paralympic games.
Art Barn/Finch Lane Gallery* (54 Finch Lane, 596-5000) ? "Juxtapositions: The Artist and the Environment," featuring artwork by more than 40 Utah artists, through March 15.
Atrium Gallery (fifth floor, Salt Lake Public Library, 209 E. 500 South) ? "Places of Peace: Dwellings of the Ancient Ones by Val Brinkeroff," featuring photography, through March 30.
Bad Dog Gallery (380 W. Pierpont Ave., Studio No. 301, 322-3816) ? Kids' art from Bad Dog Rediscovers America. Exhibit is ongoing.
Bingham Gallery (1074 E. 2100 South, 832-9220) ? "Utah Tribes," featuring 118 photographs of Utah tribes taken in 1872 by Jack Hillers, the official photographer for John Wesley Powell, through March.
C Gallery (466 S. 500 East, 359-8625) ? "O is for Olympia: Landscapes by Peglau, Blackburn and Shieh through March 31.
Chapman Library (577 S. 900 West, 524-8285) ? "Recent Works by Pilar Pobil" through March 30.
Dolores Chase Gallery* (260 S. 200 West, 328-2787) ? "Edie Roberson: New Work," featuring new paintings by the artist, through Feb. 28.
E Street Gallery (82 E St., 359-2979) ? "Paintings & Pots," featuring paintings by Kay Taylor Affleck and pottery by Joel Zitting, through Feb. 14.
Fable Fine Art Gallery (60 Exchange Place) ? Works by Steve Teuscher, Jerry Fuhriman, Dan Gerheart, Dana Jackson, Matt Jackson and Wendy Erekson through February.
F. Weixler Gallery (132 E St., 1-801-534-1014) ? Works by Valoy Eaton, Harrison Groutage, Kimball Warren, Karl Thomas, Dennis Smith and others.
Glendinning Gallery (617 E. South Temple, 236-7555) ? Prints by Elizabeth Dewitte, Martha Klein and Karl Pace through March 22.
Holladay Library (2150 E. 4730 South, 943-4636, Ext. 334) ? Oils by Larry Clarkson, Intermountain Society of Artists, through February.
J. Willard Marriott Library (295 S. 1500 East, University of Utah) ? "The Nazi Olympics, Berlin 1936 Exhibition," featuring items from the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, third floor. Also, "A Century of Skiing: Treasures from the Utah Ski Archives," fifth floor. Both exhibits run through March 22.
Jeanne Wagner Mezzanine Gallery (138 W. 300 South) ? "Speed of Life," featuring artwork by Calvin Scott Johnson, through March 31.
Left Bank Gallery* (242 S. 200 West, 539-0343) ? "Faces and Places," featuring paintings and drawings by Frank Fuller and Teri Thompson, through Feb. 26.
Metro Wine Store (255 S. 300 East) ? "Desert Lands," featuring 19 paintings by Royden Card, through Feb. 28.
Museum of Church History and Art (45 N. West Temple, 240-2299) ? "The Living Christ," featuring art on Jesus; "Families and Faith: Fabrics of Latter-day Saint Life," featuring historical and contemporary quilts, samplers, Navajo rugs and soft sculpture; and "Valiant Pioneer Children," all through Feb. 2, 2003.
Oasis Cafe ? Golden Braid Books (151 S. 500 East, 322-1162) ? "Images of Utah: A Collection of Works by Utah Artists," featuring art by Royden Card, Jenni Christensen, Kindra Fehr, Willa Huelskamp and Erika Osborne, through Feb. 28.
Phillips Gallery* (444 E. 200 South, 364-8284) ? "Group Show," featuring gallery artists, through Feb. 9.
Q Street Fine Crafts (82 N. Q St., 359-1899) ? Fine crafts by Boris Bally, Thomas Mann, Heather Tuttle, Josh Simpson, Alessi, James Stewart and Carla Jimison.
Red Gallery (Artspace Rubber Co., 353 W. 200 South, No. 407, 533-8744) ? Works by Lance Clayton, Billy Fever, Tessa Mecham, Ben Fox, Sri Whipple, Sean Graff, Erik Ostling, Martin Novak, Teresa Flowers and Heather Barron.
Rio Gallery (310 S. Rio Grande) ? "Utah Designer Craftsman Association Juried Show" through March 1.
Riverton Art Museum (1640 W. 13200 South, 253-3020) ? "Art By Design," featuring artwork by Rebecca Thomas and Brenda Van Wagoner, through Feb. 28. Public reception Saturday, Feb. 9, from 2-5 p.m.
Salt Lake Art Center* (20 S. West Temple) ? Street Level gallery and Main gallery: "Chihuly 2002," featuring glass works by the international artist, Dale Chihuly, through March 17. This exhibit is part of the 2002 Winter Games Cultural Olympiad.
Salt Lake Public Library (209 E. 500 South) ? " Indivisible: Stories of American Community," "Ten Shades of Green: An Exhibition Organized by the Architectural League of New York," "Olympic Spirit: Banner Designs by Clayton Middle School Art Students" and "Winter Magic Postcard Exhibit." All through March 30.
The Stable/Fine Arts (132 E St., 355-6872) ? Portrait paintings by William Whitaker and other artists' paintings; showing continuously.
Tivoli Gallery* (255 S. State, 521-6288) ? Original works by Joan White, Elva Malin, Norma Forsberg, Ken Spencer, Carol Evans, Ian Ramsey, Ken Baxter, Dan Baxter, Fred Crawford, Stephen Hedgepeth, Ursula Brodauf, Louis Heinzman, Cyrus Dallin, John Hafen and Mahonri Young.
Utah Museum of Fine Arts* (University of Utah, South Campus Drive, 581-7332) ? "Athletes in Antiquity: Works from the Collection of the J. Paul Getty Museum," featuring Greek artifacts, through April 15. This is part of the 2002 Winter Games Cultural Olympiad. Albert Tissandier's "Drawings of Nature and Industry in the United States, 1885," through May 26. Also, artwork from the museum's permanent collection continually on display.
VSA arts of Artspace* (329 W. Pierpont, 328-0703) ? "Children Beyond Borders," featuring art by children, created by reconfiguring identical boxes into personal statements. This exhibit is part of the Cultural Olympiad of the 2002 Olympic and winter Paralympic games.
Williams Fine Art* (Main Lobby, Eagle Gate Plaza, 60 E. South Temple, 534-0331) ? "Paintings of the American West," featuring art by Arnold Friberg, Michael Coleman, Maynard Dixon, LeConte Stewart, Gary Ernest Smith, and more, through Feb. 28.
* Members of the Salt Lake Gallery Association.
OUTSIDE SALT LAKE CITY
Bountiful/Davis Art Center (745 S. Main, Bountiful, 292-0367) ? "The Nature of Abstraction," featuring works by Trent Alvey, Martin Blundell, Linnie Brown, Elizabeth Matthews, George Nackos, Susan Plousek, Andrea Jackman Rosborough, Stephanie St. Thomas and Joanne Smith, through Feb. 8.
Brigham City Museum-Gallery (24 N. 300 West, Brigham City, 723-6769) ? "Utah Designer Craft Alliance Show," featuring work by Suzanne Elizabeth, J. Steven Hansen, Jinny Lee Snow, Suzanne Storer, Darl Thomas, Maryann Webster and others, through March 2.
The Collett Art Gallery (Department of Visual Art, Weber State University, 2001 University Circle, Ogden, 626-7689) ? "Utah Intercollegiate Art Exhibition" through March 15.
Eccles Community Art Center (2580 Jefferson Ave., Ogden, 392-6935) ? Main gallery: "Utah Artists Painting Utah." Carriage House gallery: Watercolors by Ilona R. Fellows. Both exhibits will run through March 30.
Gallery at the Station (Union Station, 2501 Wall Ave., Ogden, 629-8444) ? Works by husband and wife artists, painter Lee Udall Bennion and potter, Joseph Bennion, through February.
Museum of Art (Brigham Young University, North Campus Drive, Provo, 378-2787) ? "Lure of the West," featuring Western art from the Smithsonian Institute, through March. Also, "Photography and Perception: Exploring the Western Landscape" through May 4. Also, "Untamed Spirits: Animal Imagery in Native American Art," featuring artifacts of American Indians, through March 16. Also, "Mormon Moderne: Architecture Reconsidered," featuring photographs and drawings of LDS temples and meetinghouses, through June 15. Also, "150 Years of American Painting," artwork from BYU's permanent collection.
Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art (650 N. 1100 East, Logan, 1-435-797-0163) ? "Enhancements: Handcrafted Functional Objects," featuring everyday objects such as chairs, tables and stoneware, through March 9. The exhibit is part of the 2002 Winter Olympics Cultural Olympiad.
Thomas Kearns McCarthey Gallery (Main St., Park City) ? Paintings by the young Russian artist, Victor Nikolaevich Butko, through February.