'Traces of the West' art show sees record number of entries

Becky Wright Wednesday, July 10, 2013 OGDEN — Enough Western art was rounded up for this year’s “Traces of the West” show and competition to fill two galleries. An exhibit of works by master artists opened July 7 in the Eccles Community... more

Storytellers take on ‘Centerville’s Story’

Monday, July 8, 2013 CENTERVILLE — A historical home is the perfect setting for stories of the past.“Telling Centerville’s Story” starts at 6:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month, at the Thomas Whitaker Home Museum,... more

Arrgh! Puppets present ‘Pirate Adventures’

Friday, July 5, 2013 BRIGHAM CITY — Cap’n One Eye needs a ship and a crew. Audience members are invited to join the captain on his quest in a puppet show called “Pirate Adventures,” at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 6, in the... more

July’s First Friday Art Stroll has definite Western flair

Becky Wright Thursday, July 4, 2013 It’s time to stroll on down the trail, as Ogden’s Pioneer Days celebration joins the First Friday Art Stroll for a big round-up of western art.The city’s First Friday Art Stroll is a monthly event... more

Top of Utahns join the Utah Cowboy Hall of Fame

Becky Wright Thursday, July 4, 2013 The Utah Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum officially opens Friday, July 5, with live music and the induction of six new members into the Utah Cowboy Hall of Fame.The new museum, inside Ogden’s... more

Space-engineer-turned-artist shows life's work

Thursday, July 4, 2013 OGDEN — Fred Hunger has been an artist for 60 years, and a new exhibit shows the breadth of his work.“Fred Hunger: 2-D to 3-D” opens at 5 p.m. Friday, July 5, in Weber State University’s Shepherd... more

USU hosts an art exhibit for feline lovers

Wednesday, July 3, 2013 LOGAN — The latest exhibit in the Merrill-Cazier Library is the cat’s meow.Broadsides from the Green Cat Press are on display in the library’s atrium, from now until Sept. 8. Each broadside (a single... more

Quilting exhibition set to open in Brigham City

Becky Wright Monday, July 1, 2013 In the woods, trees grow from tiny seeds. In an artist’s studio, quilts grow from tiny scraps of material.Quilts made by Noriko Endo grow from scraps of material, and from tiny seeds planted in the... more

Neanderthals invade USU museum on Saturday

Friday, June 28, 2013 LOGAN — Utah State University’s Museum of Anthropology continues its “Saturdays at the Museum” program with a day dedicated to exploring the relationship between modern humans and Neanderthals. From... more

Art sparking conversations at BDAC

Becky Wright Thursday, June 27, 2013 FARMINGTON — Artists share their view of the world without saying a word, through “Conversations in Culture.”“Conversations in Culture: How Other Cultures Influence Art in Utah” opens Friday, June 28... more