Jonathan Leo Fairbanks Born: Payson, Utah
by Geoff Wichert Forty-five years is a lifetime on the job: long enough to stretch from school to retirement. It is also the age of the American studio glass movement, which began in the 1960s with glass blowing breakthroughs by Harvey Littleton at the University of Wisconsin. Since […]
Evolution 337 The original installation of spray cans I placed in the small patch of grass in front of the 337 house began as a simple visual exercise intertwining rough mechanistic forms and bright color in an otherwise organic natural environment. These rough metallic forms were originally installed […]
The June 2007 edition of 15 Bytes is now online. If you have any comments about this edition please make them by clicking the "comments" link below.
For those of you checking the site today, itching for your new 15 Bytes, you’ll have to wait a few hours longer. But here’s another little preview for you. Kimberly Silcox has done a photographic essay of Frank McEntire’s studio space for this month’s edition of 15 […]
“Mother and Child” by Paul Nielson The history of the beginning of modern art is often told in terms of a reaction to and discarding of the longstanding tradition of the Academy. The art academy has its roots in sixteenth-century France, coming on the heels of the artistic […]
We’re in the thick of it now, getting the June edition ready for publication on Wednesday. You won’t need a novel to take with you to the beach or lake this summer; just print out a copy of the June edition and you’ll have plenty to read. In […]
The June 2007 edition of 15 Bytes features: Frank McEntire’s Studio Space | Mike Fletcher | About Us page 2 Jim Frazer | Jorgensen, Smolarkiewicz, Taylor page 3 Blackburn, Lindsey, Besterfeldt | Help a Hero page 4 Lee Greene Richards | Amanda Moore’s Internet Addiction page 5 Plein-air […]
Profile of Salt Lake City artist Jim Frazer.
We’re happy to announce that Artists of Utah was recently awarded a $5000 grant from the Jarvis and Constance Doctorow Family Foundation to support the publication of 15 Bytes for a 12-month period. The Doctorow Family Foundation, headquartered in New York City, supports charitable organizations in New York […]
This weekend is the last public opening for the 337 project (http://www.337project.org ) in Salt Lake. Last night a film crew stopped in at the project. They were on assignment to get some footage of the City County building to be used as a "City Shot" during the […]
We realize that many of you are probably sick of our month long barrage of emails so we’re posting this note on our blog. We appreciate everyone’s financial support during our Spring Fundraiser. And we want you to know that despite our sometimes playful emails, we consider very […]