Curation is always difficult. It involves hours of work and focus with the added combination of a keen eye and a strong will. More often than not, it means accepting that in the eyes of some you’ll be a hero and a genius, while for others, you might […]
A conversation with sculptor Neil Hadlock in anticipation of his 20-year retrospective at Nox Contemporary.
“This Is The Place Monument by Mahonri Young is about as popular as public art gets in Utah … Forgotten are the politics, money, controversy, and conflict that surrounded the monument’s development during the 1940s. “If past public projects now seem pacific and universally accepted, it is only […]
In Memoriam General Delivery: Brent Gehring (June 2, 1942 – October 15, 2005) by Frank McEntire On Friday morning, October 21, I received a telephone call from The Salt Lake Tribune’s visual arts writer Brandon Griggs. He was preparing a tribute about Lee Deffebach, 76, who just died […]
Exhibition Review: Logan When Gesture Finds Its Power: Yona & JinMan Jo in Logan by Frank McEntire Two artists, natives of Korea and now Assistant Professors at institutions in Utah are featured in this exhibition at the Nora Harrison Eccles Museum of Art through April 30. [portfolio_slideshow] chunji-changjo […]