Mixed Media

Links to visual arts articles in a variety of media including newspapers, magazine, blogs, tv and radio.

Mixed Media

Public Art and Private Scandals: Mixed Media

Here are a couple of interesting articles that appeared in the state’s major newspaper last week. In her July 24th article The Deseret News’ Carma Wadley tracks Utah’s public art history: http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700165734/Public-art-State-funds-dedicated-to-create-works-for-all.html This month’s edition of 15 Bytes will feature an artist profile of Brian Swanson, a sculptor […]

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How Come Salt Lake’s Not Like . . .

If you hang around Utah’s art community long enough you’ll hear a version of the discussion, “How come Salt Lake’s not like ___________?” Oftentimes the blank is filled by “New York” or “San Francisco;” sometimes by more modest comparisons: Portland, Seattle or Minneapolis. But you’ve probably never heard […]

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Fibonacci Visits the Desert and LA Artists Come to Utah to Get Fruity: Mixed Media This Week

5/16 Lamplight show highlights beauty in the shadows. http://clippertoday.com/view/full_story/13294316/article-Lamplight-show-highlights-beauty-in-the-shadows?instance=secondary_stories_left_column 5/17 Art exhibit to connect Utahns with our fallen fruits. Don’t be surprised if you’re befuddled on hearing about the Fallen Fruit Collective’s upcoming exhibit at the Salt Lake Art Center. Something deceptively simple-sounding sweeps you into profound artistic […]

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Stacked Scriptures, Ogden River Art, and Trouble at the Fork: Mixed Media This Week

5/4 BYU exhibit skirts controversy. Artist sculpts sacred Mormon scriptures and other LDS-themed books into a thought-provoking work. http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment/51742275-81/books-art-bateman-museum.html.csp 5/4 Ogden spends big to get a ‘significant’ public artwork Ogdenites soon will be able to watch as the city’s most expensive piece of public art is created to […]

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Bhakti Banning on KUED

In our upcoming edition of 15 Bytes we’ll be featuring an article on Salt Lake’s Pioneer Craft House. As a primer for the article, and for the organization’s upcoming exhibit featuring original handmade rag rugs (opens March 18), you should watch Mary Dickson’s program on KUED tonight, February […]