Exhibitions

A directory of press releases for current visual art exhibitions in the state of Utah, organized by geographic area.

In Memoriam: Carbon Paintings by Cara Despain at Kimball Art Center

Park City October 1, 2021 – January 2, 2022 For In Memoriam, Cara Despain presents a body of work that marks our changing climate. Using burnt debris she collects from wildfires across the western United States, she creates ‘paintings’ of pure carbon—dark, saturated fields that memorialize these increasingly destructive […]

David Hartt: On Exactitude in Science (Watts) at Kimball Art Center

Park City October 1, 2021 – January 2, 2022 David Hartt: On Exactitude in Science (Watts) presents the artist’s most recent film with a selection of related photographs. Asked to consider the notion of Black space during a recent Museum of Modern Art commission, Hartt looked to Charles Burnett’s […]

Claire Sherman: Here Now at Kimball Art Center

Park City October 1, 2021 – January 2, 2022 Claire Sherman’s work engages with landscape archetypes and Romantic conceptions of nature, including the sublime. Distorting scale and perspective, her oversize paintings of forests, caves, rockets, and trees evoke both specific locations and abstracted, ubiquitous environments. Vivid color and […]

L’Affichomania: The Passion for French Posters at BYU MoA

Provo September 3, 2021 – February 19, 2022   The BYU Museum of Art is pleased to announce L’Affichomania: The Passion for French Posters, a colorful exhibition of lithographic posters and ephemera that will transport its viewers to 19th-century Paris. Celebrating the inexhaustible energy of fin-de-siècle France, L’Affichomania: […]

Wayne Coyne of the Flaming Lips: King’s Mouth at Ogden Contemporary Arts

Ogden Aug. 6 – Sep. 19 The King’s Stroll, Exhibition Opening: Friday, August 6th, 4-10pm The King’s Party, Ogden Twilight Pre-Party: August 20th, 4 – 6pm OCA Center, 455 25th Street, Ogden, Utah Ogden Contemporary Arts Presents King’s Mouth Art Installation by Wayne Coyne of the Flaming Lips, Coinciding […]

Marisa Bernotti La Oficina (The Office) Part One at Office Space

Salt Lake City Aug. 1 – December 31 OFFICE SPACE and OFFICE SPACE CHETTINAD 169 South Main Street Salt Lake City UT 84111 Selvaraj Sellamuthu, Bryce Chatwin, Albert Abdul-Barr Wang, and Melissa Prosser https://www.officespaceslc.com/ Office Space is excited to exhibit the first part of an epic series of […]

Space Maker at UMFA

Salt Lake City Aug. 21 – Dec. 5 Through a keen awareness of the spaces we inhabit—whether interior or exterior, natural or built, real or imagined—Space Maker explores the tensions, histories, and myths that shape our experiences of the world. These works, created by a variety of artists in […]

stephanie mei huang: self-armature at Office Space

July 1 – Oct. 31 Salt Lake City OFFICE SPACE CHETTINAD 169 South Main Street Salt Lake City UT 84111 Selvaraj Sellamuthu, Bryce Chatwin, Albert Abdul-Barr Wang, and Alexis Davidson https://www.officespaceslc.com/ https://www.artfare.com/office-space 801-410-4696, 801-654-8999 gallery.office.space@gmail.com “law-making is power-making, assumption of power, and to that extent an immediate manifestation […]

Your Place in the Multiverse: Jean Lowe at NEHMA

Logan June 19 – December 12, 2021 American artist Jean Lowe’s (b. 1960) work revolves around the intersection of art history, popular culture, environmentalism, commerce, and politics. Jean Lowe: Your Place in the Multiverse is a survey of her work drawn from the past seventeen years featuring many of her […]

Japanese Art: Adaptation and Transformation at UMFA

  Adaptation and Transformation is the newest UMFA permanent collection exhibition devoted to Asian art. This new gallery of Japanese art joins Greater Merit: The Temple and Image in South Asia and Chinese Art: Emulation and Innovation. Adaptation and Transformation explores how Japanese artists over the last thousand years have responded to internal and […]