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A University Divided: ACME Session Calls Attention to Disparate Views on Abortion

A University Divided: ACME Session Calls Attention to Disparate Views on Abortion

By Connor Applegate

February 7, 2019

  The Utah Museum of Fine Arts (UMFA) organized an open lecture and discussion on women’s reproductive rights in coordination with Salt Lake Public Library on Thursday evening, Jan. 24. The event was the latest in a series of sessions under the "Art. Community. Museum. Education." initiative...

TOLERANCE Takes the Stage at UMFA

TOLERANCE Takes the Stage at UMFA

By Alison Myers

January 22, 2019

  Art often communicates with us on an intuitive if not spiritual level, but for art to be considered activism, we may need to ask what qualifies the piece. For the ideas to be provoking, what side of the scale will be most effective? Should art drive its audience towards outrage or introspectio...

Gallery Hopping in SLC

Gallery Hopping in SLC

By Palak Jayswal

January 16, 2019

  Although Salt Lake (and Utah in general) is known for its snow, there’s much more to us than the "greatest snow on Earth." Utah has vibrant art and music scenes, including many spectacular art galleries that even long-time residents are unaware of. Many of these galleries are hole-in-the-wall...

Deciphering Fact vs Fiction at “salt 14”

Deciphering Fact vs Fiction at “salt 14”

By Abigail Raasch

November 1, 2018

  The Utah Museum of Fine Arts has officially brought in their 14th artist as part of their "salt" series of contemporary art. This new exhibit, "salt 14," highlights the work of Yang Yongliang. The artist’s profile has been growing, especially in the United States, rather recently. Coming...

Utah Division of Arts and Museums celebrates 40 year anniversary in Glendinning Home

Utah Division of Arts and Museums celebrates 40 year anniversary in Glendinning Home

By Linda Derhak

November 1, 2018

  The Utah Division of Arts and Museums celebrated the residency of their historic home for 40 years on Oct. 19. The Utah Division of Arts and Museums provides more than 500 outreach services. They are responsible for the promotion of the arts and Utah museums. The Glendinning Home features works...

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