Treehouse makes time for grown-up gala

Sunday, September 8, 2013 Ogden — While the Treehouse Museum is closed for its annual deep cleaning, grown-ups are invited to enjoy some wildly good fun at the annual Treehouse Gala Dinner and Auction.This year’s gala has a... more

Judy Elsley's quilts, Oregon artists' work hangs at WSU

Thursday, September 5, 2013 Weber State University hosts two new exhibits in its Kimball Arts Center. “We Tell Ourselves Stories in Order to Live,” a traveling exhibit of contemporary art, and “40 Days and 40 Nights: Breast... more

North Ogden Arts Festival was no-show this year

Wednesday, September 4, 2013 NORTH OGDEN — If you’re wondering whether you missed the North Ogden Arts Festival, wonder no more. The sponsors chose not to host the festival this year.The festival was a lot of work, and... more

Ben Behunin makes art with a sense of humor

Becky Wright Wednesday, September 4, 2013 Ben Behunin has always been fascinated with women’s shoes.“Guy’s shoes seem lame and boring,” he said. He recently purchased about 25 pairs of ladies’ footwear — ridiculously expensive shoes made of... more

Marion Hyde loves to interpret landscapes in an abstract way

Becky Wright Wednesday, September 4, 2013 In high school, Marion R. Hyde drew tasteful Vargas-style pinups for his buddies to put in their lockers.In spite of his obvious talent for drawing, he didn’t consider becoming an artist.“Art wasn’t... more

Take a stroll through September's First Friday exhibits

Becky Wright Wednesday, September 4, 2013 Wilderness, woodwork and Western art are in the spotlight during September’s First Friday Art Stroll.The First Friday Art Stroll is a monthly event showcasing new exhibits at in Ogden’s galleries.... more

Nothing plain about Utah Art plein air competition

Wednesday, September 4, 2013 BRIGHAM CITY — The Utah Plein Air 2013 Juried Art Competition opens Friday, Sept. 6, at the Brigham City Museum of Art and History.“In plein air” is a French term for creating art outdoors, to... more

Van Suchtelen’s drawings at USU’s exhibit hall

Monday, September 2, 2013 LOGAN — “Life Drawings and Prints,” by Adrian Van Suchtelen, opens Tuesday, Sept. 3, in Utah State University’s Tippetts Exhibit Hall. A reception will be held at 6 p.m. Sept. 6.The exhibit brings... more

North Ogden's Shonda L. Cunningham wins Art in Bloom contest

Thursday, August 29, 2013 OGDEN — Shonda L. Cunningham, of North Ogden, won first place in the Eccles Community Art Center’s 2013 Art in Bloom competition.Cunningham, of Shonda’s Secret Garden, won a $300 prize. Her floral... more

Living Planet Aquarium closing Sept. 10, expected to reopen in December

Thursday, August 29, 2013 SANDY — This is an early warning, so you’ll have time to visit the penguins, sharks and other creatures of the sea — The Living Planet Aquarium is closing on Sept. 10. The aquarium is closing its... more