Time's running out to see two exhibits at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts that explore the artistic possibilities of the Great Salt Lake.
• One is "JG," the 35mm film by British artist Tacita Dean. The film explores Robert Smithson's landmark 1970 earthwork Spiral Jetty, using J.G. Ballard's 1960 science-fiction short story "The Voices of Time" as a focal point. The film was shot mostly at the Great Salt Lake, Utah's West Desert, and the Hogle Zoo.
• The other is the Great Salt Lake Landscan, created by the Center for Land Use Interpretation and commissioned by UMFA (and now part of the museum's permanent collection). It provides a stunning visual survey of the salt concentration ponds and industrial infrastructure of the lake's south shore.