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What I Thought I Saw Book Release

Three years ago, Art Access hosted the  what I thought I saw exhibit, which featured ten pairs of photographic and written portraits of individuals with intriguing, though not readily apparent, stories. It was the beginning of a book project designed to challenge “the way we look at things because maybe we just don’t know.” That...

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Kent Christensen's Sweet Mormon Landscape

Kent Christensen’s Sweet Mormon Landscape

The subject of this month's Artist Profile begins a residency at The Leonardo today.

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Randall Hankins HyperObjects

Randall Hankins HyperObjects

Randall Hankins' HyperObjects opens tonight at Cordell Taylor Gallery.

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Reflections on Venus

Reflections on Venus

In Reflections on Venus, photographer Zuzanna Audette explores costume and space as they create personal identity.

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Morphing Leonardo: Artists' Residencies at the New Museum

Morphing Leonardo: Artists’ Residencies at the New Museum

By Ann Poore “Great things take a long time,” muses Jann Haworth, director of artist residencies at Salt Lake City’s new art and science museum, “and Leonardo was no stranger to taking a long time over things.” She has been involved for six years now and acknowledges that The Leonardo has gone through a number...

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Camilla Taylor Comes Back to Utah

Camilla Taylor Comes Back to Utah

Camilla Taylor, a native of Provo and graduate of the University of Utah, is back in town this week with a solo exhibit and printmaking workshop at Saltgrass Printmakers, as well as an appearance (of her work) at Art Meets Fashion. Taylor is a printmaker by trade and training — she went to California to...

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Edward Burtynsky Interview

Edward Burtynsky Interview

Edward Burtynsky’s The Industrial Sublime, now up at Weber State University’s Mary Elizabeth Dee Shaw Gallery through November 22nd, was reviewed in the September 2011 edition of 15 Bytes. Earlier this month Burtynsky came to Weber State University, and before giving his artistic talk Hikmet Sidney Loe sat down to talk to him about his...

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Tom Alder on Bob Olpin

Tom Alder on Bob Olpin

Check out a video interview with Tom Alder, of Williams Fine Art.

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Gallery Stroll Tonight: Timbre, Phase 2 and 15 Bytes Tees

Gallery Stroll Tonight: Timbre, Phase 2 and 15 Bytes Tees

There’s a lot happening tonight in Salt Lake’s art world. You’ve already read about some of it in this month’s edition of 15 Bytes, and you can see a full list of exhibitions on page 10. There are a couple of exhibits you have to see tonight if you want to see the full exhibit....

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Doug Snow on KUER

Doug Snow on KUER

A retrospective on Utah artist V. Douglas Snow, who died in 2009, is currently on exhibit in two Salt Lake locations: the Salt Lake Art Center’s Street Gallery, and the UMFA’s Great Hall. In our September edition of 15 Bytes we’ll be reviewing the retrospective. While we’re getting that ready (the edition is scheduled to...

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No Detour: What We're Working On

No Detour: What We’re Working On

With the North Temple viaduct torn up for resurfacing and closed to traffic, it’s tempting for those coming from downtown to skip the challenge of navigating over to the West Side. It’s a temptation worth resisting, for several reasons. For one, a quick detour past the Gateway complex along 300 North will carry one west...

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Utah Arts Festival Begins Today

Utah Arts Festival Begins Today

The Utah Arts Festival begins today and runs through Sunday. There’s so much going on at the festival there’s no way we could introduce it by selecting one or two items. Find out more at www.uaf.org We can, however, follow up on our previous article (in the May edition) on the Random Acts of Art...

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Random Acts of Art Knitters

Random Acts of Art Knitters

On Saturday the Utah Arts Festival’s Random Acts of Art knitters will be installing the stitchery they have been preparing over the past months. The Utah Arts Festival and Art Access/VSA Utah have joined forces to cover Salt Lake City in handmade sweaters. The duo will gather June 18 from 2-3 pm to cover parking...

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Stopping in at Jimmie's

Stopping in at Jimmie’s

Geoff Wichert takes a look at the incarnation of Jimmie's at the Westgate Lofts.

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Lenka Konopasek Speaks at the SL Art Center

Lenka Konopasek Speaks at the SL Art Center

The argument could be made that Salt Lake multi-media artist Lenka Konopasek stands astride two contrasting, major approaches to art, with one foot firmly in each, all the while subscribing to neither. Born and raised amid the European postwar experiment with figurative abstraction—Bohemia is one of the places where Cubism still carries weight—she has spent...

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