George Beard: Mormon Pioneer Artist with a Camera
March 15, 2017 - June 17, 2017
This exhibition features a selection of George Beard's photographs, re-mastered and printed with fidelity to the highest standards that George Beard would undoubtedly have approved. The fine quality of these prints bears witness to Beard's masterful photographic technique - the skillful use of light and shade and the painstaking attention to detail that he brought to his original photographic compositions has earned him a place among the greatest photographers of the American West.
From the Studio of Arnold Friberg
February 15, 2017 - May 13, 2017
This exhibition offers a behind-the-scenes look at the sketches that adorned Friberg’s studio walls and the items he used for reference and study. Drawn directly onto the Friberg studio walls, these works in progress encourage us to see beyond the Masterpieces and explore the raw process behind their creation.
45th Annual Utah All-State High School Art Show
February 4, 2017 - March 24, 2017
This annual juried exhibition showcases the art of high school juniors and seniors throughout Utah. The purpose of this exhibition is to foster original visual art among Utah teenagers by providing a professional forum for students artists.
The Classical Tradition: Simplicity, Serenity, and Harmony
November 16, 2016 - August 5, 2017
In contemporary artistic practice, an increasing number of artists strive to emulate the serene harmonies and mathematical order championed in antiquity. Commonly referred to as the Classical Tradition, these principles inspire artists to seek for perfection in form and theory through an ongoing observation, study, and execution of these time-honored ideals.
Sanctuaries of Mind
September 1, 2015 - September 2018
In this exhibition, works of art from the Museum’s permanent collection are presented in three categories: External Sanctuaries, Sanctuaries of Daily Experience, and Sanctuaries Within.
Russian Stories, Soviet Ideals
January 21, 2015 - June 1, 2017
Russian Stories, Soviet Ideals is a fascinating exploration of the duality of the ideals of the centralized Soviet government and the realities of everyday life for the Russian (and non-Russian) people – politically, at work, at home, and on the land.
Voices: People, Places and Ideas in Utah Art
July 10, 2013 - June 1, 2017
Explore the voices in works of art and the thoughts and ideas that are conveyed through them by the artists or by the subjects they included in their works.