OPENING THIS WEEK
Denver Art Museum (13th Avenue and Acoma, Denver, 720-865-5000) "Gee's Bend: The Architecture of the Quilt," featuring quilts by generations of African-American women, through July 6.
Art at the Main (Main Library, 210 E. 400 South, 363-4088) "Animals, Animals, Animals," featuring art by Caryn Feeney, through May 10. Artist's reception tonight from 6-9 during monthly Gallery Stroll.
Ken Sanders Rare Books (268 S. 200 East, 521-3819) "Artist Signed: Affordable Art in Miniature, Autographed Postcards and Show Cards" through April 26. Opening reception Friday night from 6-9 during montly Gallery Stroll.
Art Access* (230 S. 500 West, 328-0703) Sculpture by JinMan Jo, featuring oversize works in bronze, steel and wood, through May 7. Artist's reception tonight from 6-9 during monthly Gallery Stroll.
Art Access II* (230 S. 500 West, 328-0703) "Kids Without a Country: What Now, Jose?" featuring work by David Olvera (painter), Victor Sida (songwriter, poet), Jose Hernandez Lopez (poet/filmmaker) and Jesus Silva (painter), through May 7. Artists' reception tonight from 6-9 during monthly Gallery Stroll.
Art Barn/Finch Lane Gallery* (54 Finch Lane, 596-5000) Mixed media works in clay by Dawn Atkin, paintings by Lenka Konopasek and photographs by Charles E. Uibel through May 30. Artists' reception tonight from 6-9 during monthly Gallery Stroll.
Evergreen Framing Co. and Gallery* (3295 S. 2000 East, 467-8770) Artwork by Zach Hixson and Tyler Huntzinger through May. Artists' reception tonight from 6-9.
HORNE Fine Art* (142 E. 800 South, 533-4200) "Remembering Sugarhouse Paintings by Ken Baxter" through May. Opening reception tonight from 6-9 during monthly Gallery Stroll.
Local Colors of Utah* (535 S. 700 East, 363-3922) Paintings by John Collins and Karen Thorsen and jewelry by Shanna Brady through May 13. Opening reception tonight from 6-9 during monthly Gallery Stroll.
Michael Berry Gallery* (163 E. 300, 521-0243) New works by Kindra Fehr through May 10. Artist's reception tonight from 6-9 during monthly Gallery Stroll.
Palmers Gallery* (378 W. Broadway, Suite No. 3) New work by Jody Plant, Monika Del Bosque and Justin Wheatley through May 9. Opening reception tonight from 6-9 during monthly Gallery Stroll.
Phillips Gallery* (444 E. 200 South, 364-8284) Main gallery: New works by Tom Howard. Dibble gallery: Abstract portraits by Rowland Hall-St. Mark's fifth-grade students. Both exhibits run through May 9. Artist's reception tonight from 6-9 during monthly Gallery Stroll
Saans Photography Gallery (173 E. Broadway, 328-8827) "White Band is Coming: Images of India," featuring photography by M. Bryan Thompson, through May 13. Opening reception tonight from 6-9.
Moab Art Works (35 N. Main, Moab, 435-259-3010) Photographs from the Bonneville Salt Flats by Richard Morgenstein.
Utah Museum of Fine Arts (University of Utah, South Campus Drive, 581-7332) "Masters of Fine Arts Graduates Exhibition," featuring work by soon-to-be art graduates, through May 18.
A Gallery* (1321 S. 2100 East, 583-4800) "Enigmas," featuring collaborative art by Suzanne Kanatsiz and Jake Gilson, through April 30.
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.
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.
Chapman Library (577 S. 900 West, 525-8285) "Hodge and Podge," featuring art by Catherineann Nelson, through May 17.
Chase Home Museum of Utah Folk Arts (Isaac Chase Home in Liberty Park) Everyday Art, on weekends, noon-5 p.m.
Cherry Street Gallery (4790 S. Cherry St., 281-0075) Art by Ken Baxter, Dan Baxter, Ed Begay, Beso, Larry Christensen, Don Coy, Mike Fletcher, Steve Harvey, Jo Gilkey, Julie Jacobsen, Scott Ruston and Lee Anne Walker.
David Ericson Fine Art* (418 S. 200 West, 533-8245) "She's Back," featuring recent paintings by Lee Udall Bennion, through April 18.
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 an 80-foot installation by local artist Elmer Presslee (Bill Robins), through mid-May.
F. Weixler Gallery* (132 E St., 534-1014) Contemporary and early Utah art. Paintings and sculpture by Clark Bronson, Valoy Eaton, Harrison Groutage, Frank Huff, Earl Jones, Dennis Smith, Karl Thomas, Lance Turner and Kimball Warren, as well as custom furnishings.
Gallery 8 (150 S. 600 East) Utah painters, jewelers, photographers, fabric artists.
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.
Hope Gallery and Museum of Fine Art (151 S. Main, 532-1336) Featuring a distinctive collection of old Scandinavian and European masters from the 15th through early 20th centuries. Also features prints by Carl Bloch.
HORNE Fine Art* (142 E. 800 South, 533-4200) "Yesteryear: Phyllis F. Horne Paints Utah's Bygone Era," featuring paintings by Horne, through May 3.
Iao Gallery (511 W. 200 South, 336-0924) Art by the Intermountain Society of Artists Spring Salon through April 29.
Jewett Center for the Performing Arts (Westminster College, department of art, 1840 S. 1300 East) Emma Eccles Jones Conservatory: "Senior Student Art Exhibit," featuring artwork by graduating art students, through April 21.
Main Street Gallery* (299 S. Main, 535-4660) Art by Kent Wallis, Scott Wallis and Eric Wallis. Also art by Sandra Rast and Court Naumann.
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.
Saans Photography Gallery (173 E. Broadway, 328-8827) Vandyke photographs by Jesse Canales through April 16.
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.
Southam Gallery* (50 E. Broadway, 322-0376) Paintings and sculpture by gallery regulars.
Sprague Branch Library (2131 S. 1100 East, 524-8280) "Harmony," featuring mixed media by Mena Maniar, through April 30.
Sweet Branch Library (455 F St.) "Travels on Canvas: Southern Utah and the World by Peter Eckert," through April 30.
The Wine Store (255 S. 300 East) Landscapes in oil by Joshua Baird and Valerie Orlemann through June 28. Ten percent of sales will be donated to the Grand Staircase-Escalante Partners.
Utah Artist Hands Gallery* (61 W. 100 South, 355-0206) "A Joyful Life," featuring paintings by Willamarie Huelskamp, through May 15.
Utah Museum of Fine Arts (University of Utah, South Campus Drive, 581-7332) "Natural Revelations," featuring paintings by Susan Swartz, through today. "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
Art Around the Corner (Main Street and St. George Boulevard, St. George, 435-673-5595) Outdoor sculpture by L'Deane Trueblood, Ed Hlavka, James Christensen, Matt Clark, Nate Johansen, Jeannine Young, Grant Speed, Annette Everett and others.
Art Cottage (26 W. Tabernacle, St. George, 435-668-5154) Artwork by Annette Everett, featuring sculpture, oil, pastel and watercolor.
Art in the Village (1100 W. 7800 South, Gardner Village, 255-8900) Original paintings by Linda Curley, David Jackson, Bonnie Conrad, Colleen Howe, Sandra Rast, Debbie Broadhead, C. Rogers Atkinson, Elizabeth Stanley, Rebecca Blue and more. Also, sculpture by Stan Watts, Adam Reeder, Ed Spears, Shari Hamilton and Claudia Packer.
Bountiful/Davis Art Center (745 S. Main, Bountiful, 292-0367) "2008 Davis County High School Student and Art Educators Exhibit" through April 25.
Braithwaite Fine Arts Gallery (Braithwaite Liberal Arts Center, Southern Utah University, Cedar City, 435-586-5432) Senior BFA Portfolio Show through May 3.
Canyon Gallery (265 S. Mountain Road, Fruit Heights, 801-544-4262) Art by Ken Corbett, Linda Curley, David Jackson, Colleen Howe and Sandra Rast.
Coda Gallery (804 Main, Park City, 435-655-3803) Art by Cassandra Barney, Heather Barron, David Dornan, Aaron Fritz, Charlie Snow, Ben Steele and more.
Covey Center for the Arts (425 W. Center, 852-7007) "Letter Perfect," featuring work by 16 members of the Utah Calligraphic Artists, through April 24.
Datura Gallery (845 N. Coyote Gulch Court., Ivins, 435-674-9595) Art by Laurie Burns, Cheryl, Gary and John Collin, Elva Malin, Holly Pendergast, Melodie Williams, Roland Lee and more.
David J. West Gallery (801 Zion Park Blvd., 435-772-3510) Photographs of the Southwest and Rocky Mountains by West.
Eccles Community Art Center (2580 Jefferson Ave., Ogden, 392-6935) Main Gallery: "Weber County School District Secondary Students" exhibit. Carriage House Gallery: Photographs by father and daughter artists, Paul W. Muller and Debra Muller. Both exhibits through April 26.
Edelweiss Gallery (65 E. Main, Midway, 435-654-1335) Work by Florence Ware, Donald Allan, Kory Bird and Dennis Smith.
Ethel Wattis Kimball Visual Arts Center (Weber State University, 2001 University Circle, Ogden, 801-626-6420) Mary Elizabeth Dee Shaw Gallery: Student art exhibition through April 16.
Fairview Museum of History & Art (85 N. 100 East, Fairview, 427-9216) Works by Avard Fairbanks, Lee Udall Bennion, Ella Peacock, Max Blain, Dale Peel, John Heber Stansfield, Edith Roberson, Ted Wassmer and others.
Gallery 25 (268 Historic 25th St., Ogden, 334-9881) Art by Mac Stevenson, through April.
Gallery at the Station (Union Station, 2501 Wall Ave., Ogden, 629-8446) Paintings by Gary L. Bateman and pottery by K. Rassmussen, through April 29.
John Wesley Powell River History Museum (885 E. Main, Green River, 435-564-3427) Works by Mike Fitch, Brady Fairbanks, Carel Brest Van Kempen, Kent England, Richard Miles, Richard Prazen, Gary Prazen, Cliff Green, Paul Twitchell, Arlo Johnson, Jo Baxter, Joseph S. Venus, Lori Nicholas, Rebekah Hartvegson, Chris Trainor, Anton Rasmussen and Jean Gasser.
Kimball Art Center (638 Park Ave., Park City, 435-649-8882) Main gallery: "Teapots: Object to Subject" through May 25.
Lamplight Art Gallery (170 S. Main, Bountiful, 298-0290) "Environmental Studies," featuring collage by Debbie Goodman and photographs by Glenn Eurick, through April.
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. "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.
Myra Powell Gallery (second floor, Union Station, Ogden) "Let Wonderland Tell Its Story," featuring 1871 Albertypes by William Henry Jackson, through May.
Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art (650 N. 1100 East, Logan, 435-797-0163) "Traces: Montana's Frontier Re-Visited," featuring photography by Richard S. Buswell, through May 10. "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.
Repartee Gallery (4801 N. University, Riverwoods, Provo) Highlighting work by James C. Christensen, Kurt Knudsen, Barbara Lyman, Jack Morford, Greg Olsen and more. Also, original works in oil and watercolor, sculpture, pottery, stained glass and more.
Springville Museum of Art (126 E. 400 South, Springville, 489-2727) "Wayne Thiebaud: 70 Years of Painting," featuring 84 paintings and drawings by the artist, through July 27.
St. George Art Museum (47 E. 200 North, St. George, 435-634-5942) Mezzanine gallery: "Wood Takes Root," featuring contemporary woodwork by artists from around the world. Also "Dennis Elliott: Recent Work," featuring woodwork by the artist. Legacy gallery: "The Inspired Line: Selected Prints of Albrect Durer and Rembrandt van Rijn From the Thrivent Financial Collection of Religious Art" and "From Blocks to Rocks," featuring the woodblock prints of Royden Card. All exhibits on display through May 24.
Staples Art Center (120 S. 100 East, Elsinore, 435-527-4170) Showing art by Pat Matheny, Emmi Anderson, Jean Higginbotham, Sondra Mills, Sue Brady, Barth Hansen, Rachel Olsen and others.
Terra Nova Gallery (41 W. 300 North, Provo, 801-374-0016) Art by husband and wife teams, featuring Andres and Jenny Bravo, Sharron and Paul Evans, Ben and Kerri Hammond and Clay and Rebecca Watstaff, through May 30.
Terzian Galleries (309 Main, Park City, 435-649-4927) Artwork by Angela Fife and James Baker through April.
Torrey Gallery (80 E. Main, Torrey, 435-425-3909) Works by Doug Snow, Tony Smith, Paul and Silvia Davis, Patty Kimball, Denis Phillips, Andrew Skorut, Bonnie Posselli, Cordell Taylor and others.
Twiggs & Moore Art Gallery (200 W. St. George Blvd., St. George, 435-673-6363) Roland Lee, Leonard Parkin, David Jackson, Colleen Howe, Bonnie Conrad, Linda Curley and Darwin Dower.
Universe City Gallery (2556 Washington Blvd., Ogden, 435-458-8959) Work by Louis Aponte through April 19.
Utah County Gallery (Utah County Health and Justice Building, 151 S. University Ave., Provo) "Remember Me Zambia," featuring art by Suemarie LaMaker through April.
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.
Winborg Masterpieces Art Gallery (55 N. Main, Suite 208, Logan, 435-792-4278) Oil paintings and giclee prints by Larry Winborg and Jeremy Winborg.
Worthington Gallery (789 Zion Park Blvd., Springdale, 435-772-3446) Pottery by Greg Worthington, Jim Stewart, Bruce Larrabee and Suzanne Storer. Also, paintings by Willamarie Huelskamp and sculptures by Lyman Whitaker.
Zion Natural History Museum (Zion National Park) Watercolors and macro photographs by Joy Stein through May 5.