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"Fairmont Park — Sugarhouse" (oil) by Ken Baxter is on display at HORNE Fine Art.
OPENING THIS WEEK

Monday

Sprague Branch Library (2131 S. 1100 East, 524-8280) — "Harmony," featuring mixed media by Mena Maniar, through April 30. Artist reception Thursday, March 20, 6:30 p.m.

Friday

Lamplight Art Gallery (170 S. Main, Bountiful, 298-0290) — Pastels by Tom Rogers and abstracts by Byron Johnson through March. Opening reception tonight from 6-9.

Loge Gallery (The Roy W. and Elizabeth Simmons Pioneer Memorial Theatre, 1340 E. Broadway, U., 581-7222) — An exhibit of prints by the Saltgrass Printmakers through March 29.

Museum of Art (Brigham Young University, North Campus Drive, Provo, 378-2787) — "Dismantling Geneva Steel: Photographs by Chris Dunker," featuring 60 pigment prints from Dunker's three year coverage of the plant taken with a large format camera, through Nov. 1.

Rose Wagner Art Gallery* (138 W. 300 South) — "Block Prints by Everett Ruess," featuring 25 block prints, two photographs, two linocuts and one poem by Ruess, through March 30.

Utah Cultural Celebration Center Art Gallery (1355 W. 3100 South, West Valley City, 965-5100) — "Sudan: The Land and the People," featuring 70 photographs by Michael Freeman depicting the ethnic, cultural and geographical diversity of Africa. Also "Painting Faces on War: Brave Heart of the Lost Boys and Girls of the Sudan," featuring paintings created by artists in the African Refugee Artist Club. Both exhibits run through April 30. Opening reception tonight from 6-9.

Saturday

Sweet Branch Library (455 F St.) — "Travels on Canvas: Southern Utah and the World by Peter Eckert" through April 30. Artist reception Wednesday, March 19, 7 p.m.

CONTINUING EXHIBITIONS

A.M. Stein Imports (3408 Highland Drive) — Mayan paintings, African textiles and Judaica.

Abravanel Hall (123 W. South Temple) — Dale Chihuly's "Olympic Tower" and art from the Salt Lake County Art Collection.

Alice Merrill Horne Gallery* (617 E. South Temple, 236-7555) — An exhibit of recently conserved paintings from the State Fine Art Collection, including pieces by Lee Greene Richards, Francis L. Horspool, John Hafen and more, through March.

Anderson-Foothill Branch Library (1135 S. 2100 East) — "Ruralscapes" by Julie Crews through April 19.

Anthony's Antiques and Fine Art (402 E. 200 South, 328-2231) — Fine art and furniture.

Art Access* (230 S. 500 West, 328-0703) — "The New Orleans Project," featuring a multimedia exhibition by poet Melissa Bond, photographer Alice McNamara and audiographer Beth Hoffman, through March 14.

Art Access II* (230 S. 500 West, 328-0703) — "The State Street Project: A Portrait of Utah," featuring art by Namon Bills, Steven Stradley, Justin Wheatley, Steph Johnsen, Liz Wilson, Shawn Stradley, Sarah Bigelow and Steven Hardman, through March 14.

Art at the Main (Main Library, 210 E. 400 South, 363-4088) — "Whimsy Through Art," featuring work by Joan Zone through March 15.

Art Barn/Finch Lane Gallery* (54 Finch Lane, 596-5000) — Paintings by Rob Adamson and intaglio prints in combination with hand-made books by Jennifer Marie Suflita through April.

Art Barn/Park Gallery* (54 Finch Lane, 596-5000) — Silver gelatin photographs by Shalee Cooper through April 11.

Chase Home Museum of Utah Folk Arts (Isaac Chase Home in Liberty Park) — Everyday Art, on weekends, noon-5 p.m.

Children's Gallery at Library Square (Main Library, 210 E. 400 South, 524-8200) — "Creative Works by Clayton Middle School Students" through April 11.

Community Art Wall (TOC Utah Department of Transportation, 2060 S. 2760 West, 887-3710) — Nostalgic art from the Utah Watercolor Society through March 30.

Community Gallery (Pioneer Precinct Building, 1040 W. 700 South) — "Parkview Poets," featuring a collection of children's poetry and art from the after-school program at Parkview Elementary through March.

David Ericson Fine Art* (418 S. 200 West, 533-8245) — An exhibition of recent paintings by Clay Wagstaff and Rebecca Wetzel Wagstaff through March 21.

Day-Riverside Branch Library (1575 W. 1000 North, 594-8632) — "Holga Photographs & Desert Decay" by Brett Johnson through April 26.

Don Brady Drive Thru Gallery (1301 S. 2100 East, 582-4300) — "Storm Comin'," featuring 13-by-80-foot installation by local artist Elmer Presslee (Bill Robins), through mid-May.

Gallery at Library Square (Main Library, 210 E. 400 South, Level Four, 524-8200) — "A World of Water by Laurel Casjens," featuring infrared photographs by Casjens. Also "Salt of the Earth," featuring specimens and objects from the Utah Museum of Natural History's collection. Both exhibits run through April 19.

galleryuaf (230 S. 500 West, No. 120) — Charcoal and pastel by Ryan Buffington, works on paper by Marian McDevitt and black and white and color photography by Susan Slade through March 17.

Hope Gallery and Museum of Fine Art (151 S. Main, 532-1336) — Featuring distinctive collection of old Scandinavian and European masters from the 15th through early 20th centuries. Also features prints by Carl Bloch.

Iao Gallery (511 W. 200 South, 336-0924) — Original paintings by Jennifer Long, Cami Bay and Olivia Glascock, winners of last year's Amateur Artist Competition, through April. Also steel and wood sculptures by Tim Little and JinMan Jo.

Jewett Center for the Performing Arts (Westminster College, department of art, 1840 S. 1300 East) — Emma Eccles Jones Conservatory: Juried Student Art Exhibit, featuring work by art students from Wesminster College, through March 25.

Local Colors of Utah* (535 S. 700 East, 363-3922) — Paintings by Kristine Groll and Pat Heberling and fused glass work by Terry Horton through March 18.

Michael Berry Gallery* (163 E. 300, 521-0243) — Paintings by Wayne Lyndell Geary through March 15.

modern8 gallery (561 W. 200 South, 355-6309) — Still life mixed-media photography by Josh Winegar and landscape paintings by Russ Gray through March 14.

Museum of Church History and Art (45 N. West Temple, Upper Level, 240-2299) — "Something Extraordinary: A Sampler of Women's Gifts," featuring assorted objects, gifts and talents of Relief Society women. "The Salt Lake Tabernacle: Gathering the Saints Under One Roof," through Jan. 11, 2009. "I Am a Child of God," featuring an educational exhibition of interactive and hands-on art for children, through Jan. 18, 2009.

Palmers Gallery* (378 W. Broadway, Suite No. 3) — New abstract paintings by David Maestas and Joyce Baron and abstract sculpture by Fred Hunger through March 14.

Phillips Gallery* (444 E. 200 South, 364-8284) — Main gallery: "Michael Hall: Examining the Linear Community," featuring new paintings by the artist, through March 14.

Pickett Fairbanks Gallery (39 I St., 363-7764) — "Utah Watercolor Miniature Show" through March 19.

Rio Gallery* (300 S. 455 West, 533-3582) — "People, Places and Things Along US-89," featuring photography by John Telford, through April 12. Opening reception Friday, March 21, from 6-9 during monthly Gallery Stroll.

Saans Photography Gallery (173 E. Broadway, 328-8827) — "Disputed Premises," featuring photographs by Tanya Ortega de Chamberlin, through March 19.

Sandy Senior Center (9310 S. 1300 East, 561-3265) — Spring Show by the Sandy Watercolor Club through March 31.

Salt Lake Art Center* (20 S. West Temple, 328-4201) — Street Level and Main Gallery: "Gaylen Hansen: Three Decades of Paintings," featuring 40 works by Hansen, through May 31.

Utah Arts Alliance Main Street Gallery (127 S. Main) — "Part One: Early to Mid Career Works," featuring a retrospective exhibit by Gene A. Stark through March 29.

Utah Artist Hands Gallery* (61 W. 100 South, 355-0206) — "Sixth Anniversary," featuring work by gallery artists.

Utah Hogle Zoo (2600 E. Sunnyside Ave., 582-1631) — "15th Annual World of the Wild," featuring wildlife art, through April 6.

Utah Museum of Fine Arts (University of Utah, South Campus Drive, 581-7332) — "Cinderella: Masks, Magic & Mirror," featuring fairy-tale inspired art from around the world, through March 31. "Natural Revelations," featuring paintings by Susan Swartz through April 13. "Suitcase Paintings: Small Scale Work by Abstract Expressionists," featuring small-scale art by New York School Abstract Expressionists, through March 29. "Forgotten Splendor: Utah's Echo & Weber Canyons," featuring photographs and promotional material, through April 20. Also artwork from the museum's permanent collection is continually on display.

Utah Museum of Natural History (1390 E. Presidents Circle, University of Utah) — "America's Wildest Places: Our National Wildlife Refuge System," featuring an exhibition of our nation's preserves for fish, wildlife and a history of habitats, through May 26.

Williams Fine Art* (200 E. South Temple, Suite 100, 534-0331) — Specializing in early Utah artists: John Hafen, Lee Greene Richards, LeConte Stewart and more, including contemporary painters.

OUTSIDE SALT LAKE CITY

Bountiful/Davis Art Center (745 S. Main, Bountiful, 292-0367) — Annual statewide competition, featuring 99 works of art in all mediums, through March 28.

Eccles Community Art Center (2580 Jefferson Ave., Ogden, 392-6935) — Main Gallery: "The 11th Black & White Statewide Competition" exhibition, featuring black and white art in all media. Carriage House Gallery: Photography by Randy S. Chatelain. Both exhibits run through March 29.

Ethel Wattis Kimball Visual Arts Center (Weber State University, 2001 University Circle, Ogden, 801-626-6420) — Mary Elizabeth Dee Shaw Gallery: "Third Annual Northern Utah High School Art Exhibition," featuring work in all mediums by high school students, through March 21.

Gallery at the Station (Union Station, 2501 Wall Ave., Ogden, 629-8446) — Paintings by Rhett Ashby and ceramics by Giuliana Marple through April 4.

Kimball Art Center (638 Park Ave., Park City, 435-649-8882) — Main gallery: "Bravo! The Tortilla Paintings of Joe Bravo," featuring Bravo's art on tortillas. Garage gallery: Badami Gallery: "Wasatch Back Student Art Show: Arte Latino Theme."

Museum of Art (Brigham Young University, North Campus Drive, Provo, 378-2787) — "Masterworks of Victorian Art From the Collection of John H. Schaeffer," featuring drawings and paintings from the era's best artists, through Aug. 16. "Minerva Teichert: Pageants in Paint," featuring 47 of the artist's large-scale pieces, through May 26. "American Dreams," featuring 115 pieces of art from the museum's permanent collection, including prints, sculpture, photography and painting.

Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art (650 N. 1100 East, Logan, 435-797-0163) — "Picturing Faith: Religious America in Government Photography, 1935-1943" through June 28. "Abstracting the Land: Southwest Transcendentalism," featuring art by Agnes Pelton, Raymond Jonson, Emil Bisttram and Lawren Harris, through May 3. "Uses of the Real: Originality, Conditional Objects, Action/Documentation and Contemplation," featuring 12 works by Channa Horwitz, through May.

Springville Museum of Art (126 E. 400 South, Springville, 489-2727) — "36th Annual All-State High Schools of Utah Show," featuring high school art from around the state, through March 28.

St. George Art Museum (47 E. 200 North, St. George, 435-634-5942) — Main gallery: "Bear River: Last Chance to Change Course," featuring photography by Craig Denton. Mezzanine gallery: "A Reflective Nature," featuring 50 works of art on loan from the Leigh Yawkey Woodsen Art Museum in Wausau, Wis. Legacy gallery: "A Legacy of Water," featuring art from the museum's permanent collection. All exhibits run through March.

Terzian Galleries (309 Main, Park City, 435-649-4927) — "Plein Air Landscape Series" by Doug Braithwaite through March.

Two Sisters Fine Art Gallery (650 W. 100 South, Heber) — New paintings by Karrie Baldwin Penney through April 12.

Universe City Gallery (2556 Washington Blvd., Ogden, 435-458-8959) — "Sugar and Spice: The Good, the Bad, the etc.," featuring photography by Joshua Crawford-Bizzell, through March 22.

Zion Natural History Museum (Zion National Park) — Watercolors and macro photographs by Joy Stein through May 5.

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