That ’70s exhibit shows good, bad, ugly

Monday, March 18, 2013 WASHINGTON — Leisure suits, hot pants and patched jeans. Disco, Datsuns and Corvairs. The Bicentennial, wide ties and cassette tapes.The ’70s. The weird, in-between decade — part ’60s, part ’80s. A... more

Join the plein-art painters in Brigham City

Thursday, March 14, 2013 BRIGHAM CITY — Wish you could draw or paint landscapes like Claude Monet or Camille Pissarro? You can. You may or may not have their talent, but you can paint outdoors like they did.The Brigham City... more

Beehive collection displayed at Syracuse museum

Thursday, March 14, 2013 SYRACUSE — The beehive is Utah’s state emblem, but the collection of beehive items currently on display at the Syracuse Museum and Cultural Center was started in Pennsylvania.Sue Warren, of Syracuse... more

Two WSU art instructors display work at SLC's Rio Gallery

Thursday, March 14, 2013 SALT LAKE CITY — The artwork of local college instructors is on display at the Rio Gallery.“Lenzi, Reynolds, Tachinni” opens with a reception from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, March 15, in the gallery at... more

Speakers for Plane Talk series changed

Wednesday, March 13, 2013 HILL AIR FORCE BASE — Changes have been announced for Hill Aerospace Museum’s “Plane Talk” speakers series.Retired Brig. Gen. Stu Boyd will now be the speaker at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 16. His... more

Artist melds passion for surfaces, weaving

Becky Wright Wednesday, March 13, 2013 Ismini Samanidou is so fascinated by weaving and surfaces that she combines the two to make art.Samanidou weaves fiber to capture the cool smoothness between veins of leaves, the aged flaking of old... more

Planetarium ponders auroras

Friday, March 8, 2013 OGDEN — The wonders of auroras are spotlighted in a planetarium show during this weekend’s Science Saturday at Weber State University.A live presentation on auroras begins at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 9... more

USU celebrating its 125th birthday

Thursday, March 7, 2013 LOGAN — Utah State University kicks off its 125th anniversary with a special birthday exhibit.“From Humble Beginnings: Celebrating the 125th Birthday of USU” opens Friday, March 8, in the Merrill-... more

Decorate eggs, talk to the flowers at USU's Saturday at the Museum

Thursday, March 7, 2013 LOGAN — Get ready for spring at Utah State University’s Museum of Anthropology with a celebration of spring holiday traditions on Saturday, March 9. The activities are part of the Saturdays at the... more

‘The Last Fifty’ comes to Stewart Library

Friday, March 1, 2013 OGDEN — Weber State University’s Stewart Library hosts “The Last Fifty: Modern and Contemporary Works from the Utah State Fine Art Collection” through May 14.The art exhibit, already open in the... more