Brigham Young University Museum of Art will host a lecture on the social conditions of Modernism and Its Critics, Thursday, 7 p.m., lower level of museum (801-422-8251 or www.moa.byu .edu)
Archie's Freshman Year. Archie Comic artist Bill Galvan will be teaching an artist seminar. Learn layout techniques, penciling and inking secrets to drawing your own comic. Salt Lake City Library, Friday, 4-5:30 p.m. (524-8234 or www.slcpl.org)
Brolly Arts and TRASA Urban Arts Collective present the first-ever Sugar House Stroll. Come and experience contemporary local art at various businesses in the Sugar House business district. Maps and programs will be available on street corners at 2100 S. Highland Drive, Friday, 5-9 p.m. (673-2974 or 486-0870).