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The Modern Western Landscape: Mark Knudsen and Leslie Thomas at Phillips

[slideShowProSC width=”600″ height=”400″ album=”398″] “You two just keep getting better,” Denis Phillips observed Wednesday afternoon at a walkthrough of the terrific new show by Mark Knudsen and Leslie Thomas. And he’s an artist who doesn’t hand out compliments readily. The public seems to agree: five paintings have sold […]

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Being realistic about the future of painting: Joe Carter at Phillips Gallery

[slideShowProSC width=”600″ height=”450″ album=”323″] According to Wikipedia: The hippocampus (named after its resemblance to the seahorse, from the Greek hippos meaning “horse” and kampos meaning “sea monster”) is a major component of the brains of humans and other vertebrates. It belongs to the limbic system and plays important […]

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A Natural Idiom: Connie Borup’s Waterscapes at Phillips Gallery

[slideShowProSC width=”600″ height=”400″ album=”199″] Waterscapes by Connie Borup opening January 17th at Salt Lake City’s Phillips Gallery once again demonstrates the power of resurrection. Not just the renewal of nature, but the regenerating endurance of Borup’s idiom. Working in oils on medium-sized canvases, Borup continues to explore nature, […]