Tag: Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

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Wrestling with the Self: Andrew Moncrief at UMOCA

[slideShowProSC width=”600″ height=”500″ album=”616″] When ancient Greek city-states vied against each other, not in ruthless combat but in the more civilized arena we now call the Olympics, they were transforming the frequently violent but seemingly ever-present desire for conflict into a ritualized and artistic form of competition. Foremost […]

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Patterns of Resistance: Doctorow Prize Winner Firelei Baez at UMOCA

[slideShowProSC width=”600″ height=”600″ album=”569″] “Patterns of Resistance,” the title piece of UMOCA’s latest foray into “forward-thinking art” is a very large, intricate painting in blue and gray. In the midst of imposing space, created by joining two of what were probably the largest sheets of paper the artist […]