- OPENING THIS WEEK

- Sunday, May 31Union Gallery (Olpin Student Union, University of Utah, 245 University Union, 581-7469) - Paintings by Wanda Kippenbrock, through June 17. Public reception Thursday, June 11, 6-8 p.m.

- Monday, June 1

C Gallery (466 S. 500 East, 359-8625) - "B is for bronzes: Small bronze birds" through Aug. 31.

Holladay Library (2150 E. 4800 South, 943-4636, Ext. 334) - Watercolors by Vera Walker of the Intermountain Society of Artists through June.

Lamb's Restaurant (169 S. Main, 364-7166) - Fine art photography by The Print Society through June.

Leftbank Gallery* (242 S. 200 West, 539-0343) - "Gardened Expressions," featuring paintings and photographs by Calvin Johnson and Whitney King, through June 30. Opening reception Friday, June 5, 6-9 p.m. during monthly Gallery Stroll.

Sandy City Library (10100 S. Petunia Way

1450 EastT) - Weavings and sculpture with animal hair by fiber artist Jacquee Gillespie through June.

Sweet Avenues Branch Library (455 F St., 524-8276) - "Ron and Norma Molen: Recent Works" through July 6. Public reception Thursday, June 4, 6:30-8 p.m.

- Friday, June 5

Alliance for the Varied Arts (43 S. Main, Logan, 753-7058) - Annual Fine Art Exhibition through June 27. Opening reception Friday, June 5, 6-8 p.m.

Art Barn/Finch Lane Gallery* (54 Finch Lane, 596-5000) - "Westward Bound: A Celebration of Book Arts in the West," featuring handmade felt books by Maggie Harrison, through July 23. Opening reception Friday, June 5, 6-8 p.m.

Eccles Community Art Center (2580 Jefferson Ave., Ogden, 392-6935) - New works by Adrian Van Suchtelen and his Summer Workshops Participants. The exhibit of prints runs through June 30. Opening reception Friday, June 5, 7-9 p.m.

Myra Powell Gallery (Union Station, 2501 Wall Ave., Ogden, 629-8444) - Bogolan Mud Cloth by Jane Catlin and artists living in Mali, Africa, through June. Opening reception Friday, June 5, 6-8 p.m.

- CONTINUING EXHIBITS

Alpine Art and Frame (430 E. South Temple, 355-1155) - Contemporary abstract works by Steve Larson and paintings by Julie Jacobsen.

Aperture Gallery (307 W. 200 South, No. 1003, 363-9700) - A group exhibit, "Hand-colored Black & White Photographs," through June 13.

Art Access Gallery* (339 W. Pierpont Ave., 328-0703) - "We Live in a War Zone . . . My Hero is a Porcupine," mixed media works by third- and fourth-grade students from Washington and Wasatch elementary, through June 5.

Art Works Inc. (14 E. 300 South, 363-1717) - The works of Homero Aguilar through today. Also, a rotating exhibit of works by Ann DerGara, T.L. Lang, Enrico Embroli and Annora Spence.

Arts of Utah Gallery* (2226 S. 700 East) - "Raku and Evolutions," featuring ceramics works by Ken Marvel, through June 12.

Artspace Artists Association (337 W. Pier-pont Ave., California Rubber and Tire Building) - New works and works in progress.

Atrium Gallery (fifth floor, Salt Lake Public Library) - Arts of Japan, through June 11.

Cherry Street Gallery (4790 S. Cherry St., 281-0075) - Works by Lee Anne Walker, Ian Ramsey, Red Allen, Jim Despain, Steve Harvey, Randall Lake, Julie Jacobson, Cynthia Binyon, Don Coy, Rick Jackson, Dave Sor-en-son, Scott Ruston, Steve Harvey, Paul Brim-hall and Arlene Connolly.

Chroma Gallery (170 W. 2950 South, 487-4316) - Acrylics-serigraphs by Darryl Erd-mann. Exhibit ongoing.

D.B. Gallery (125 E. 6100 South, Murray, 268-9562) - Ongoing exhibit of Utah artists Richard Murray, Dave Keough and Jim Weiss.

Dolores Chase Gallery* (260 S. 200 West, 328-2787) - "The Young and the Bold," featuring works by Brian Christensen, Roland Thompson and Karolyn Snarr, through June 12.

Don Brady Drive Through Gallery (1301 S. 2100 East, 582-4500) - Paintings by Richard Murray, through today.

Excell Gallery (Inkley's, 2150 S. State, 486-3921) - Photographs from members of the Intermountain Professional Photographers Association, through June 30.

Framery (1519 S. 1500 East) - Works by Glania Perova.

F. Weixler Gallery (132 E St., 534-1014) - Works by Valoy Eaton, Harrison Groutage, Kimball Warren, Karl Thomas and Dennis Smith and others.

Holladay Library (2150 E. 4800 South, 943-4636, Ext. 334) - Watercolors by Vera Walker of the Intermountain Society of Artists, through today.

King's Cottage Gallery (2233 S. 700 East, 486-5019) - Ongoing exhibit of Utah landscapes and cityscapes by Susan Gallacher, Rick Graham, Rob Adam-son, Linda Curley, Trent Ellis, John Hughes and Brad Slaugh.

Lamb's Restaurant (169 S. Main, 364-7166) - Fine art photography by John Aldrich and Martin Maier, through today.

Light Spot (1043 E. 900 South) - "GI-GAN-TI/DRAGHGLI/EROI" (the Giants, the Dragons, the Heroes), featuring glass from Murano, Italy, by artisans Noti Massari, Renato Toso and Roberto Pamio.

Lost Art Gallery (4699 Holladay Blvd., 568-0659) - Metaphysical/New Age art.

Moonbird Studio (353 W. 200 South, Studio No. 301, 322-3816) - Kids' art from "Bad Dog Rediscovers America," urban kids mentoring project. Exhibit is ongoing.

Museum of Church History and Art (45 N. West Temple, 240-2299) - "A Season, a Time, and a Purpose: Images of the Sacred in Landscape," featuring paintings by 27 Latter-day Saint artists, through February 1999. Also, "Towards the Eternal Center: Israel, Jerusalem and the Temples," an exhibit on loan from the Library of the Jewish Theological Seminary of America, through June 29. "The Homemade Kingdom: Nineteenth-century Mor-mon Regional Furniture," featuring furniture created by 19th-century LDS converts, through Jan. 18.

Nativo (353 W. 200 South, 531-8555) - Contemporary interpretations of antique Victorian jewelry by Cheryl Elliot.

Oasis Cafe - Golden Braid Books (151 S. 500 East, 322-1162) - "Light Out of Africa," featuring photographs by Jelisa Peterson, through June 14.

Original Way Gallery (33 W. Center, North Salt Lake) - Prints by Portland artists Judy Hokanson and Jonnel Covault, as well as work by local artists David Montanaro and Ursula Bradauf-Craig, through June 2.

Petersen Art Center Gallery (1025 E. 2100 South, 467-5444) - "Love Making Art," featuring selected works by high school age artists, through June 10.

Phillips Gallery* (444 E. 200 South, 364-8284) - New works by Peggy Moore, Edith Carlson and Bonnie Phillips through June 12.

Salt Lake Art Center* (20 S. West Temple) - "The Interval Between Being and Not-Being," featuring paintings by James Charles, through June 28. Main gallery: "A View of 9," featuring work by Amy Adams, Jennifer Hillam Barton, Drex Brooks, Wyne Chubin, Downy Doxey-Marshall, Andrew Glantz, Brian Kersishnik, Fuifuilupe Niumeitolu & Joseph Ostraff and Kati Slater, through July 5.

Salt Lake City-County Building (451 S. State) - Photographs by Kent Miles, celebrating 150 years of ethnic pioneers in Utah.

Salt Lake Public Library (209 E. 500 South, 524-8200) - "A More Perfect Union: Japanese-Americans and the United States Constitution," featuring photographs, videos and documents on the federal detention camps in remote areas of the country. The exhibit runs through June 11 on the second floor of the library.

Sandy City Library (10100 S. Petunia Way

1450 EastT) - "On the Wild Side," featuring photographs by Scott C. Woodcox. (The photographs can actually be heard.) Exhibit runs through today.

Sego Gallery (637 E. 500 South, 328-9848) - Group show with works by Kathy Wilson, Ken Baxter and Sam Collett.

Silvertip Gallery (664 Union Square, Sandy, 571-9504) - Ongoing exhibition of sculpture by William L. Jorgensen, Dee Jor-gen-sen, R.L. Blair, Victor Reece, Avard Fairbanks and Shawn Beeler.

SoHo Gallery (142 E. 800 South, 521-8189) - Artwork by Sang Choi through June.

Thomas Kinkade Signature Gallery (627 Trolley Square) - Exclusively showing Kin-kade's works. His original painting, "Bridge of Faith," is on exhibit, as well as other limited edition canvases and paper images.

Tivoli Gallery* (255 S. State, 521-6288) - Patented process sculpture and acrylic paintings by Rose Marie Russell.

Twiggs & Moore Art Gallery (Gardner Historic Village, 1095 W. 7800 South, 255-3004) - Works by Arnold Friberg, Eric Dowdle, Robert Duncan, Thomas Kincade and Alan Maley. Exhibit ongoing.

Tyler Library (315 Wood St., Midvale) - Acrylics and watercolors by Vera Walker of the Intermountain Society of Artists through June.

University Hospital (Medical Drive, 2nd floor) - "Everybody's Art: Exploring Multiculturalism," featuring work of decorative arts from the Utah Museum of Fine Arts, through June 28.

Urban Arts Gallery (Second floor, Trolley Square, 322-3111) - Group show with Karl Pace, Tom Mulder, Richard Murray and Jim Stewart.

Utah Museum of Fine Art* (University of Utah, South Campus Drive, 581-7332) - "Images and Words," featuring student writings on art, through June 30. Also, "Renaissance at the Jungle's Edge: Genesis, Prohibition and Rebirth in the Art of the Asmat" and "Dancing in the Face of Power: Masks from the Owen D. Mort Jr. Collection of African Art," through July 26. Also, "The Val A. Browning Memorial Collection of 500 Years of European Masterworks," featuring paintings by Brueghel, Gainsborough, Fragonard, Corot, Van Dyke, Vigee Le Brun and many others. The exhibit will run indefinitely.

Utah State Historical Society (300 Rio Grande, 533-3500) - "A Woman's View: The Photography of Elfie Huntington (1868-1949)," through June 30.

Williams Fine Art* (Main Lobby, Eagle Gate Plaza, 60 E. South Temple, 534-0331) - Several pieces by Utah UPA artist Howell Rosenbaum. Also, works by early Utah artists including John Hafen, J.T. Harwood, LeConte Stewart, Maynard Dixon and others, through June.

Zia Fine Art Gallery (Trolley Square, upstairs, 359-9235) - "Dortia Series," featuring paintings by Derek K. Nielsen, through today.

* Member, Salt Lake Art Dealers Association.

OUTSIDE SALT LAKE CITY

Artists' Gallery (95 E. Telegraph St., St. George, 628-9293) - Photographs by Keith L. Gray, through today.

Bountiful/Davis Art Center (745 S. Main, Bountiful, 292-0367) - Works by Tom Howard, Elayna Clegg, Jinny Snow and Lester Lee, through June 20.

Brigham City Museum-Gallery (24 N. 300 West, Brigham City, 723-6769) - "Trail of Iron," featuring photography that documents construction of first transcontinental railroad, through June 27.

The Coda Gallery (804 Main, Park City, 655-3803) - "Group Show," featuring David Dornan, Chris Young, Brad Aldridge, Paul and Silvia Davis, Ray Hare, Patty Kimball, Ron Richmond, Doug Himes, A.D. Shaw, Dennis Smith and many more. The gallery also shows jewelry, glasswork and fabrics.

Fairview Museum of History & Art (85 S. 100 East, Fairview, 427-9216) - Forty additions to the Theodore Milton Wassmer collection, including Osral Allred, Bonnie Posselli, Rick Graham, Will South, Lee Deffebach, Wulf Barsch and others. Also, the museum collection of Avard Fairbanks, Florence Ware, Jon Rappleye, Ella Peacock, John Heber Stansfield, Lee Udall Bennion and others. Utah '97, a photography exhibit will run through June 3.

Flat Rabbit Gallery (421 Main, Park City, 435-649-2155) - Paintings by Pilar Pobil, David Montanoro, Jan Perkins and Guy Buffets signed limited editions. Exhibit ongoing.

Gallery East (College of Eastern Utah, 451 E. 400 North, Price, 637-2120, Ext. 5246) - Annual Student Art Exhibition through June 10.

Museum of Art (Brigham Young University, North Campus Drive, Provo, 378-2787) - "Allegories of Empires," featuring bird lithographs of the British empire during the 19th century. The exhibit runs through Sept. 5. Also, "Questioning Context: A Spectator Sport," featuring 12 works of art, through June 12. Also, "From Heart and Hand: Religious Folk Art," featuring Polish folk art, through July 21. Also, "150 Years of American Painting," artwork from BYU's permanent collection, on display through August 1999.

Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art (650 N. 1100 East, Logan, 797-0163) - "Theatrical Threads: An Exhibition of Costumes from Utah State University's Theatre Arts Department," through June 14.

Park City Gallery (592 Main, Park City, 649-4514) - Oils by Gary Smith and Steve McGinty and pastels by Yugoslavian artist Marinko Cetvei.

Tippetts Gallery (Utah State University campus, 797-3460) - BFA Student Exhibition through June 6.

Torrey Gallery (80 E. Main, Torrey, 425-3909) - Works by artists who live in or are influenced by the Capitol Reef area: Doug Snow, Tony Smith, Paul Davis, Sylvia Davis, Wulf Barsch, Bonnie Posselli, Carol Brown, Patricia Kimball, Doug Braith-waite, David Muench, John Telford, Susan Beck, Scott Peterson and Lyman Whitaker.

Worthington Gallery (789 Zion Park Blvd., Springdale, 435-772-3446) - Pottery by Greg Worthington, Jim Stewart, Bruce Larr-a-bee and Suzanne Storer. Also, paintings by Willamarie Huelskamp and sculptures by Ly-man Whitaker.

- CALL FOR ENTRIES

The Springville Museum of Art announces a call for entries for its 1998 Quilt Show, which will run from June 28 through Aug. 9. Open to all quilters in the United States, the entries will be divided into a Masters category and an Artisan category. Quilts will be accepted for judging from Wednesday, June 17, through Saturday, June 20. For more information and entry forms, call the museum at 435-489-2727.

The Eccles Community Art Center announces a call for entry for its 24th Annual Statewide Competition. Open to all artists residing in Utah, the competition will accept all art forms except photography. The art must also have been completed within the last two years. Artwork will be accepted on Friday, June 26 and Saturday, June 27. For entry form and more information call the ECAC at 801-392-6935.