Spray-canned graffiti gets all the press and buzz when it comes to "public art." Less celebrated are the public art practitioners who prefer chalk to paint and the subtle horizons of flat spaces as opposed to vertical walls especiall
The Utah Foster Care Foundation gives them these artists their due, and more,this Father's Day Weekend, June 15 and 16 at The Gateway. That's when teams of up to four and fewer will gather to compete for the foundation's 10th Annual Chalk Art Festival.
Taking inspiration from a tradition that first started in Italy, wound its way toward trend-setting California and beyond, the competition is a casual way to take in this coming Father's Day. But with an eye for art, and all for a great cause. This year's theme is "Foster Parents are Super Heroes."