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The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

The Daily Utah Chronicle

The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

The Daily Utah Chronicle

UMFA’s Senior Curator on Obata’s Works and Influence on American Art History

By Avery Greig, Arts Editor January 24, 2022

  The Utah Museum of Fine Art's (UMFA) pivotal acquisition of 35 artworks from renowned twentieth-century, Japanese-American artist Chiura Obata will bring critical artworks that explore the complexity...

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Walking the Narrow Path of Academic Careers in the Arts

By Hannah Keating and Paige Gardner January 21, 2022

  Adjunct and full-time professors alike have had a difficult couple of years of adapting to online teaching and trying to work through the emotional toll taken by the pandemic. Many of...

Sandy Brunvand Exhibition poster .(Courtesy University of Utah Department of Art & Art History)

Space and Body in Sandra Brunvand’s ‘It’s Not Always Black and White’

By Avery Greig, Arts Editor September 19, 2021

    After a thirty-year teaching career, associate art teaching lecture professor Sandra Brunvand is bidding the University of Utah farewell with her studio exhibition “It’s Not Always...

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A Year in Review and a Look at What’s Next for Arts at the U

By Paige Gardner and Hannah Keating September 5, 2021

  The University of Utah’s College of Fine Arts departments have had a year unlike any other. The COVID-19 pandemic challenged students in arts departments at the U to pursue traditionally in-person...

Statue with a Mask (Courtesy Anna Gru I Unsplash)

The Inexorable Link Between the Arts and Surviving a Pandemic

By Kate Button, Arts Writer, Copy Editor November 11, 2020

  As we enter into the winter months and the United States continues to set new records for the number of new COVID-19 cases in a day, it is easy to feel disheartened or depressed at the state...

Gretchen Dietrich (Courtesy UMFA)

Artist of the Week: Gretchen Dietrich

By Hannah Keating, Arts Editor January 23, 2020

  Gretchen Dietrich, current executive director at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts, has had an illustrious career in art history and education. Renowned across the country for having worked at some...

5 by 5: Departments Honor Five Distinguished Artists

5 by 5: Departments Honor Five Distinguished Artists

October 18, 2016

Five departments, honoring five artists, at one distinguished alumni event. The College of Fine Arts recognized five distinguished alumni for their work in each of their fields. The alumni participated...

Bennett to examine visual elements of oil

April 2, 2013

Tonight in the Art and Art History Building, guest lecturer Elizabeth Bennett will be giving a fascinating talk on the visual culture surrounding oil and its byproducts titled “To Throttle and Gag the...