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Visual Arts: Landscapes, photos for Mexico and wire sculptures

Published August 29, 2012 4:58 pm
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An exhibit of the works of artist Gregory Stocks, whose figure drawings exhibit linear interpretations of the human form while his landscapes offer a study of light.

Reception • Friday, Sept. 7, from 5 to 9 p.m.

When • Opens Tuesday, Sept. 4, and hangs through Sept. 29. Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Where • Eccles Art Center, 2580 Jefferson Ave., Ogden

Tickets • Free; 801-392-6935; www.ogden4arts.org

SUU Art & Design Curriculum Exhibition

An exhibit spotlighting the creative process and Southern Utah University visual arts department's programs.

When • Opens Thursday, Sept. 6, and hangs through Sept. 22. Tuesday-Saturday, noon-7 p.m.

Where • Braithwaite Fine Arts Gallery, Southern Utah University, 351 W. University Blvd., Cedar City

Tickets • Free; 435-586-5432 or www.suu.edu/pva/artgallery

'Think Flat: The Art of Andy Warhol and Takashi Murakami'

The works of Andy Warhol epitomize the notion of thinking flat, championing the everyday, while giving what might be considered low art the same consideration as the high arts. Japanese artist Takashi Murakami continues this tradition, revealing the paradoxes inherent in our flat world.

Reception • Friday, Sept. 7, 7-10 p.m.

When • Hangs through Feb. 13. Monday–Tuesday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Wednesday-Friday, 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (Closed Sunday)

Where • Brigham Young University Museum of Art, North Campus Drive, Provo

Tickets • Free


This exhibit feature more than 15 works and a variety of media, with proceeds from arts sales benefiting the Red Butte Garden. The opening Art Meets Fashion event includes runway shows and a swing band performance and dancing on the amphitheater stage.

When • Saturday, Sept. 8, at 6 p.m.

Where • Red Butte Garden and Arboretum, 300 Wakara Way, Salt Lake City

Tickets • $50; student tickets $35; ticketcake.com

'Mexico Then & Now'

The two-part traveling exhibition centers on the original negatives of photographer Agustin Victor Casasola, a collection that serves to showcase the changes Mexico underwent before and after the 1910 Revolution.

Reception • Friday, Sept. 7, at 5:30 p.m. in the atrium

When • Through Oct. 4; Monday-Thursday 9 a.m.-9 p.m.; Friday-Saturday 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday 1-5 p.m.

Where • Salt Lake Main Library, 210 E. 400 South, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free; more information about the exhibit at www.artesdemexicoenutah.org

'Totally Wired People'

The wire sculptures of Sam Guevara will be on display at the Sweet Branch Library.

When • Through Sept. 24; Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Friday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Where • Corinne and Jack Sweet Branch Library, 455 F St., Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

Biennial Faculty Exhibition

Weber State University's Mary Elizabeth Dee Shaw Gallery will host the 2012 Biennial Faculty Exhibition. The exhibition features recent works by more than 30 artists teaching at WSU.

When • Through Nov. 23; Monday-Friday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.,Saturday, noon-5 p.m.

Where • Weber State University, 1905 University Circle, Ogden

Info • Free; information at 801-626-6420 or www.weber.edu/dova






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