USU's Chinese railroad camp exhibit in spotlight on Aug. 3

Thursday, August 1, 2013 LOGAN — The transcontinental railroad changed America.“How Railroads Changed American Culture” is the topic of this week’s “Saturdays at the Museum” program at Utah State University’s Museum of... more

New exhibits ready for August First Friday Art Stroll

Becky Wright Wednesday, July 31, 2013 August’s edition of the First Friday Art Stroll offers the first opportunity to see new art by local artists, and the last opportunity to see works by a popular painter.The First Friday Art Stroll... more

Norman Hall's landscape, wildlife photos go on display on Antelope Island

Wednesday, July 31, 2013 ANTELOPE ISLAND STATE PARK — The Antelope Island State Park Visitor Center opens an exhibit of nature photography by Norman Hall on Thursday, Aug. 1. Hall is a retired police sergeant who began... more

Carl Bloch’s art encores at BYU museum

Tuesday, July 30, 2013 PROVO — The Brigham Young University Museum of Art is bringing another exhibit of work by master painter Carl Bloch to Utah. The museum hosted an exhibit of Bloch’s art in 2010 and 2011, drawing... more

DUP cabin getting face-lift, other museums receive boosts through state grants

Becky Wright Monday, July 29, 2013 John Carver built a log cabin in Plain City in 1859. The one-room house, measuring 10-by-15-feet, was home sweet home for Carver, his wife and four children.The local Daughters of Utah Pioneers... more

Perry photographer’s works juried into Park City Kimball Arts Festival

Becky Wright Monday, July 29, 2013 You might call Hal R. Allen an impulsive planner. He tried photography on an impulse, and now he carefully plans each shot. “I don’t waste a lot of time looking for the perfect picture — I realize it... more

Sit in on Science Saturday at WSU’s Lind Lecture Hall

Friday, July 26, 2013 OGDEN — Wannabe scientists are invited to gather at the Lind Lecture Hall on Saturday, July 27, for the next installment of Science Saturday.The event runs from noon to 5 p.m. on the Weber State... more

Art events scheduled for Monday

Sunday, July 21, 2013 Diversity the theme of Family Art Night FARMINGTON — Bountiful/Davis Art Center hosts Family Art Night starting at 7 p.m. Monday, July 22, in the center’s temporary home on the second floor of the... more

Artistic 'loner' Richard Sheppard remembered in memorial service, exhibit

Becky Wright Tuesday, July 16, 2013 Fred Hunger will miss Richard Sheppard.“He wasn’t like anybody else. He was his own man; he was his own thinker. He just lived life,” said Hunger. “He was a fellow artist, and an appreciated friend.”... more

Photographers can submit entries for Snow Horse Art Gallery show

Tuesday, July 16, 2013 LAYTON — The Davis Arts Council has announced a new exhibit opening in its Snow Horse Art Gallery.The exhibit, showcasing the work of amateur photographers from Davis and Weber counties, opens at 7 p... more