The art of the Western world has thrived because it has existed in a generally recognized and appreciated visual vocabulary. Generally speaking, a Carravagio will elicit similar effects from most viewers. A Raphael will allow reverence, a Rembrandt awe and wonder. Poussin is calm. David conveys intense desire to act, […]
Public vs. Private: Who Owns the Light? Sean Slemon and Herman Dutoit at CUAC by Geoff Wichert From ten feet away it appears that in Tied Up/Tied Down, Sean Slemon has filled a shadow box with bits of leafy foliage and then overlaid lengths of orange ribbon in […]
Bevan Chipman, a friend to many of us at 15 Bytes and a champion of the visual arts in Utah, died Saturday after a long struggle with prostate cancer. You can view some of his paintings at his website. Read about his role as a collector here and as […]
15 Bytes has been recognized in SL Weekly’s annual Artys awards, which are in this week’s edition of the paper. Artists of Utah got the Staff Picks award for "Best Website for Artists" (read here). You’ll find a number of other visual arts locals recognized in this year’s […]
Many are aware of classical art, but most are unaware of the fullness of the tradition, whose elements are so fundamental to the basic structure of painting, sculpture, and architecture. It was a tradition that had its genesis with the Greeks, the Romans, subsequently the Renaissance revival, and […]
The September 2007 edition of 15 Bytes features: Joseph Alleman’s Studio Space | Karl Pace | About Us page 2 William Whitaker | The Tin Angel page 3 SLC Mayoral Candidates | Benson Whittle page 4 Over the Edge with Ranch Kimball page 5 Cooperative Galleries | Partners […]
We failed to mention this in the August edition of 15 Bytes, but this weekend is the 7th annual Helper Arts and Music Festival Plein Air Competition. The Competition begins 6am Thursday August 16th, with 6pm Friday August 17th completion deadline. Over $6,000 in cash and prizes. For more info, visit the festival website at www.helperartsfestival.com or call 435-472-0318 with questions. Also this weekend is the The 2nd Annual OGDEN VALLEY Plein Air Competition & Silent Auction Sponsored by Wilkerson Fine Art […]
The August 2007 edition of 15 Bytes features: Jo-Ann Wong, the 15 Bytes Gnome | 15 Bytes User Guide page 2 Up and Upcoming in the Salt Lake Area page 3 Park City Arts Festival | Up & Upcoming to the North page 4 Spring City & Sanpete […]
Our August edition is now online. If you have any comments place leave them by clicking "comments" at the bottom of this post.
Okay, after a few bumps in the road the July edition of 15 Bytes is now online. Do you have something to say about this edition? Click "comments" at the bottom of this post to tell us what you think. Did you agree with our reviewers? Did one […]
The July 2007 edition of 15 Bytes features: Paul Heath Studio Space | About Us page 2 Eva Jorgensen| Kent Wing page 3 The Leipzig School | The Face of Utah Sculpture page 4 Florence Ware | A New Quilt in Town page 5 Corporate Collections | Contours […]
A profile of Utah artist Eva Jorgensen.