OPENING THIS WEEK
Utah County Gallery (Utah County Health and Justice Building, 151 S. University Ave., Provo) — "Rust and Roses," featuring watercolors by Susan Morris and "Rock and Water," a pastel exhibit by Anne Weber. Both exhibits run through Dec. 29. Opening reception Friday evening from 6-9.
Fine Arts Gallery (Braithwaite Liberal Arts Center, Southern Utah University, Cedar City, 435-586-5432) — "Curriculum Show," featuring artwork by the university's art and design students, through Dec. 2.
Utah Cultural Celebration Center Art Gallery (1355 W. 3100 South, West Valley City, 965-5100) — Third annual "Trees of Diversity" exhibit, featuring multicultural collection of trees and wreaths, with large-scale nativity by Pilar Pobil, through Jan. 3.
Coleman Studios (117 N. University, 225-5766) — Works by Michael Coleman and other local artists.
Eccles Community Art Center (2580 Jefferson Ave., Ogden, 392-6935) — Main Gallery and Carriage House Gallery: Invitational exhibit of Utah artists through Dec. 30. Artists reception tonight from 6-9.
HORNE Fine Art* (142 E. 800 South, 533-4200) — "A Gift of Art," featuring all mediums of art by such artists as Ken Baxter, Barbara Edwards, Tony Cox, Traci O'Very Covey, Phyllis F. Horne, Karen Horne, Jennifer Suflita, Will South, Jamie Wayman and Ted Wassmer. Opening reception tonight from 6-9.
Julie Nester Gallery (1755 Bonanza Drive, Park City, 435-649-7855) — "A Sense of Place," featuring new work by Candice Eisenfeld and Thea Schrack, through Dec. 26. Opening reception tonight from 5:30-8.
Montgomery Lee Fine Art (608 Main, Park City, 435-655-3265) — New paintings by Mike Malm. Opening reception tonight from 6-9.
Museum of Church History and Art (45 N. West Temple, Upper Level, 240-2299) — "I Am a Child of God," featuring an educational exhibition of interactive and hands-on art for children through Jan. 18, 2009.
Rio Gallery* (300 S. 455 West, 533-3582) — Art by Amy Adams, Sue Barratt and Kathleen Stevenson through Jan. 5, 2007. Opening reception tonight from 6-9.
Universe City Gallery (2556 Washington Blvd., Ogden, 435-458-8959) — New paintings by LeRoy Jennings through Dec. 16.
Art Barn/Finch Lane Gallery* (54 Finch Lane, 596-5000) — "Holiday Craft Exhibit," featuring arts and crafts form 59 local artists, through Dec. 17.
Gallery at Library Square (Main Library, 210 E. 400 South, 524-8200) — "Contact by Christine Baczek," featuring photography by Baczek. Also "Dancing With Pattern and Color by John Hess." Both exhibits run through Jan. 13, 2007. Opening reception today, 4-5:30 p.m.
16th Street Gallery (1299 E. 4500 South, 263-1460) — Artwork by gallery regulars: Robert Call, G. Russell Case, Wallace Lee, Elva Malin, Robert McFarland, Ian Ramsey, Linda Curley, Jerry Hancock and more.
A.M. Stein Imports (3408 Highland Drive) — Surrealist art by Mayan artist Paula Nicho through Thursday.
Abravanel Hall (123 W. South Temple) — Dale Chihuly's "Olympic Tower" and art from the Salt Lake County Art Collection.
Anthony's Antiques & Fine Art (402 E. 200 South, 328-2231) — Fine art and furniture.
Art Access* (230 S. 500 West, 328-0703) — "Annual Holiday Exhibition," featuring art by 22 local artists, through Dec. 20.
Art Barn/Finch Lane Gallery* (54 Finch Lane, 596-5000) — Paintings by Erin Westenskow Berrett, works in acrylic and collage by Willamarie A. Huelskamp and bronze sculptures by Jim Rennert through Dec. 29.
Chapman Library (577 S. 900 West, 525-8285) — "Start Seeing Trees: Art and the Environment" through Thursday.
Cherry Street Gallery (4790 S. Cherry St., 281-0075) — Photographs by Mark Walker Smith. Also, artwork by Ken Baxter, Dan Baxter, Ed Begay, Beso, Larry Christensen, Don Coy, Mike Fletcher, Steve Harvey, Jo Gilkey, Julie Jacobsen, Scott Ruston and Lee Anne Walker.
Children's Gallery at Library Square (Main Library, 210 E. 400 South, 524-8200) — "Rebecca's Creations," featuring artwork by 10-year-old Rebecca Manchester, through Dec. 8.
City Library (Lower Urban Room Gallery, 210 E. 400 South, 524-8200) — "Beckett: A Centenary Celebration," featuring a traveling exhibition on the Irish Nobel Laureate's life and work, through Thursday.
David Ericson Fine Art* (418 S. 200 West, 533-8245) — "Brian Kershisnik: Measurement From Memory," featuring new art, through Thursday.
Day-Riverside Branch Library (1575 W. 1000 North, 594-8632) — "Artistic Gourds by Carma Hart Fuller" through Dec. 8.
F. Weixler Gallery* (132 E St., 534-1014) — Contemporary and early Utah art. Paintings and sculpture by Clark Bronson, Valoy Eaton, Harrison Groutage, Frank Huff, Earl Jones, Dennis Smith, Karl Thomas, Lance Turner and Kimball Warren, as well as custom furnishings.
Gallery at Evolutionary Healthcare (461 E. 200 South, 519-2461) — Photography by Walt Zwierzycki through Dec. 13.
galleryuaf (230 S. 500 West, No. 120) — Opening exhibition of this new gallery, featuring a group show with paintings by Erin Westenskow Berrett, Tom Mulder, Trent Call and Steve Larson, and glass works by Gail Piccoli, through Dec. 20.
Holladay Library (2150 E. 4730 South, 943-4636, ext. 334) — Watercolors and oils by Mary Straight, through December.
Jewett Center for the Performing Arts (Westminster College, department of art, 1840 S. 1300 East) — Emma Eccles Jones Conservatory: "Places," featuring art by Anne Watson through January 2007.
Leigh-North Gallery* (136 S. Main, Suite 202, Kearns Building, 746-4451) — Quality 19th and 20th century American art including works by Emile Gruppe, James Gale Tyler, Mahonri Young and LeConte Stewart.
Local Colors Artworks* (570 S. 700 East, second floor at Trolley Square, next to Rocky Mountain Chocolate) — "Holiday Group Show," featuring art in all mediums, through December.
Magpie's Nest Gallery* (39 I St., 363-7764) — "7th Annual Holiday Show," featuring art by more than 30 gallery artists, through December.
Main Street Gallery* (299 S. Main, 535-4660) — Art by Kent Wallis, Scott Wallis and Eric Wallis. Also art by Sandra Rast and Court Naumann. Exhibit ongoing.
Michael Berry Gallery* (163 E. 300, 521-0243) — "Holiday Group Show," featuring Willamarie Huelskamp, Shami Kanekar, Chris Kapsa, Rebecca Livermore and more, through Jan. 13.
Mill at Tracy Aviary (589 E. 1300 South, Liberty Park) — "Changing Nature: Ebb & Flow," featuring local, juried art, through Dec. 14.
Museum of Church History and Art (45 N. West Temple, Upper Level, 240-2299) — "Willie & Martin Remembered: A Tribute to the Mormon Handcart Pioneers," featuring paintings and sculpture, through Jan. 2, 2007.
Museum of Utah Art & History (125 S. Main, 355-5554) — "Painters of the Wasatch Mountains" through Jan. 28.
Nostalgia (248 E. 100 South, 532-3225) — "DOT pull up a chair," featuring hand-decorated chairs by the students of Kindred Spirits, through Dec. 15.
Patrick Moore Gallery* (511 W. 200 South, 521-5999) — "Terrain," featuring paintings by HollyMae Pendergast and Thomas Aaron, through Dec. 15.
Phillips Gallery* (444 E. 200 South, 364-8284) — Main gallery andDibble gallery: "Holiday Group Show," featuring art in every medium by more than 80 local artists, through Jan. 12. Holiday Stroll on Friday, from 6-9 p.m.
Red Butte Garden (300 S. Wakara Way, 581-4747) — "Glass at the Garden," featuring kiln formed, torch worked and blown glass by 39 members of the Glass Art Guild of Utah, through Wednesday.
Red Kiln Gallery* (393 E. 1700 South, 484-4106) — Sculptural work in clay by Judy Wolbach through Dec. 16.
Ruth Tyler Library (8041 Wood St. (55 West), Midvale, 278-0913) — Art by Gerald Gudmundson through December.
Sagebrush Gallery (Trolley Square, second level, 531-0300) — Art by Chris Miles, Yevgeniy Zolotsev, Darrell Thomes, Ted Remington and more.
Saltgrass Printmakers Gallery (2126 S. 1000 East, 467-1080) — "Trifecta," Saltgrass Printmakers' third annual fund-raiser, featuring prints by 19 invited artists, through Jan. 31, 2007.
Salt Lake Art Center* (20 S. West Temple) — Street Level Gallery: "Unseen Shores: The Post-Vietnam Era From the U.S. Navy Art Collection," through Jan. 13, 2007. Main Gallery: "Robert Taplin: The Five Outer Planets," featuring mixed media, figurative sculpture by Taplin, through Dec. 27. Projects Gallery: "David Baddley: Peace Garden," featuring photography by the artist, through Jan. 27, 2007.
Southam Gallery* (50 E. Broadway, 322-0376) — Work by Richard Boyer, Elva Malin, A.D. Shaw and Aaron Stills.
Studio 42 Gallery (366 S. 500 East, 532-0250) — Holiday show, featuring works by Jessica Patton and Marah Brown Rohovit, through December.
Utah Artist Hands Gallery* (61 W. 100 South, 355-0206) — "All in the Family," featuring art by M'Lisa Paulsen; daughter, Jenni Thompson; grandchildren, Finn Thompson, Maris Thompson, Steiner Paulsen and Chandler Paulsen, through Jan. 13.
Utah Museum of Fine Arts* (University of Utah, South Campus Drive, 581-7332) — Department of art and art history faculty exhibition, featuring faculty work in painting, photography, ceramics, sculpture, graphic design, printmaking and illustration, through Jan. 21, 2007. "Sideshow," featuring new, large work by Bonnie Sucec through Jan. 28, 2007. "The Art of the West: Reinterpreting Western Images," featuring art from the museum's collection and works on loan from local collectors. "Africa: The Arts of a Continent," featuring works from the permanent collection of the UMFA. Also artwork from the museum's permanent collection is continually on display.
Utah Museum of Natural History (1390 E. Presidents Circle, University of Utah) — "Ancient Microworlds," featuring photographed and magnified fossils, through Dec. 31.
Visage Salon Studios (2006 S. 900 East, 328-0069) — Fine art photography by Tiffany Daines and Whitney Lauren Robinson Stubbart through Dec. 11.
Williams Fine Art* (Main lobby, Eagle Gate Plaza, 60 E. South Temple, 534-0331) — Specializing in early Utah artists: John Hafen, Lee Greene Richards, LeConte Stewart and more, including contemporary painters.
OUTSIDE SALT LAKE CITY
Bountiful/Davis Art Center (745 S. Main, Bountiful, 292-0367) — "Annual Holiday Show & Sale," featuring arts and crafts of local artists, through Dec. 23.
Brigham City Museum-Gallery (24 N. 300 West, Brigham City, 435-723-6769) — "Men of Biblical Proportion," featuring 51 art quilts by male artists, through Friday.
Bullen Center Gallery (43 S. Main, Ellen Eccles Theatre, Logan) — Art by Utah State University students through December.
Eccles Community Art Center (2580 Jefferson Ave., Ogden, 392-6935) — Main Gallery: Paintings by David W. Jackson. Carriage House Gallery: Paintings by Wendy Chidester. Both exhibits run through November.
Freedom Gallery (225 W. Center, Provo) — Watercolors by Ian Ramsay. Also art by 30 other local artists, including Gary Kapp, Steve Adams, Kaziah Hancock, John Hughes, Wilson J. Ong, Joseph Brickey and others.
Gallery at the Station (Union Station, 2501 Wall Ave., Ogden, 629-8446) — Paintings by Brandon Cook and painted gourds by Carma Hart Fuller through November.
Julie Nester Gallery (1755 Bonanza Drive, Park City, 435-649-7855) — "Fall Group Show," featuring art by gallery artists through today.
Juniper Sky Fine Art Gallery (851 N. Coyote Gulch Court, Ivins, 435-674-1994) — "The Art & Mythology of Father Christmas," featuring dolls by Shauna McCullough, through Dec. 31.
Kimball Art Center (638 Park Ave., Park City, 435-649-8882) — Main gallery: "Best in Show: Works by David Gilhooly, William Wegman and Karen Willenbrink-Johnsen," through Jan. 12, 2007. Garage gallery: "Mary Iverson: Containers and Cranes" through Monday. Badami gallery: "Annie Kennedy: Preserve Emblems" through Wednesday.
Lamplight Art Gallery (170 S. Main, Bountiful, 298-0290) — Pastels by Thomas F. Rogers.
Library Art Gallery (Losee Center, Utah Valley State College) — "Who We Art — Self Portraits," the Utah Valley State College's fall student art show, through Thursday.
Museum of Art (Brigham Young University, North Campus Drive, Provo, 378-2787) — "Beholding Salvation: Images of Christ," featuring more than 170 works of art on Jesus Christ from the collection of BYU Museum of Art, public institutions and private lenders, through June 16, 2007. Also "Candida Hofer: Architecture of Absence," featuring the photography of public and institutional spaces by Candida Hofer. Also showing, "Types & Typologies: German Photographers From the Norton Museum of Art." Both exhibits run through Jan. 6, 2007. Also "American Dreams," featuring 115 pieces of art from the museum's permanent collection, including prints, sculpture, photography and painting.
Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art (650 N. 1100 East, Logan, 435-797-0163) — "Coming of Age: 21 Years of Ceramics at Utah State University," featuring pieces by 63 USU alumni, through Dec. 9. "Deadly Sins/Measured Virtues," featuring artwork by USU alumni Alice Leora Briggs, through Dec. 9. Also "Sight and Sound: A Visual Metaphor," featuring a selection of paintings and sculpture from the museum's permanent collection. Included in the exhibit is music from 20th century composers. The exhibit runs through July 2007.
Royden Card Fine Art (847-C, Coyote Gulch, Kayenta, 435-656-5051) — Paintings, woodcuts and etchings by Card, with work by guest artists.
Springville Museum of Art (126 E. 400 South, Springville, 489-2727) — "In Memorium," featuring art by recently deceased Utah artists Lee Deffebach, Wallace Lee, Ed Maryon and Francis Zimbeaux. Permanent exhibitions: John Hafen and Cyrus E. Dallin: "Centennial Exhibit; American Art: East Meets West."
Terra Nova Gallery (41 W. 300 North, Provo, 801-374-0016) — "Great Things/Small Packages," featuring small works by local artists, through Dec. 29.
Two Sisters Fine Art Gallery (650 W. 100 South, Heber) — "Fresh, Organic, Traditional," featuring figurative ceramic sculpture by Anne Gregerson.
UVSC Woodbury Gallery (University Mall, Orem, 801-426-6199) — Art by Bruce Smith, Robert Marshall and Downy Doxey through Jan. 6, 2007.