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UA&M Covid-19 Emergency Funding

The Utah Individual Artist Emergency Funding Round 2 is a resource dedicated to supporting working artists residing in Utah who are experiencing financial hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Focused on lost income, these one-time relief funds of $500 will be provided to Utah artists for as long as the fund can sustain requests. Application […]

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Alumni Highlight: Catching Up with Alyssa Hood

Congratulations to Painting and Drawing alum Alyssa Hood (BFA 2019), who will start the MFA program at the Ernest G. Welch School of Art and Design at the Georgia State University in Atlanta this fall! Hood has also been awarded the Area Distinction Fellowship in Painting and Drawing based on the quality of her work. […]

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Trishelle Jeffery at UMOCA

PROJECTS GALLERY: JAN 24 – MAR 21, 2020 OPENING RECEPTION: FEB 7, 2020 | 7-9 PM Utah Museum of Contemporary Art 20 S. West Temple Salt Lake City, UT 84101 Being a woman and living in the body that comes with it can be a fraught experience. In Best Breasts in the West, Trishelle Jeffery […]

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MFA Alum Nolan Flynn at Finch Lane Gallery

MFA alum Nolan Flynn opens his new exhibition Vertical Obedience at Finch Lane Gallery this Friday! Through the combination of inquisitive mark-making and active painting techniques, Nolan Flynn’s exhibition Vertical Obedience lives as a visual record of the excitement and emotions he experiences when making art. The work contains literal, visual,  and codified vernacular as a way to […]

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MFA Alum Chad Crane at BDAC

Chad Crane opens his new exhibition, An Intimate Familiarity with Goldfish Crackers, on Friday, January 10 at Bountiful Davis Art Center. Reception: Jan 10, 2020 6-8pm Exhibition on View: Jan 10 – Feb 14, 2020 This exhibition is a collaboration of artwork and poems created with his children, read more about it here.

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BFA Alum Dylan Barbour at BDAC

BFA alum Dylan Barbour opens his new exhibition, DOORs1, at Bountiful Davis Art Center on Friday, January 10. Reception: January 10, 6 – 8 PM Exhibition on view: January 10 – February 14, 2020 Gallery hours: Tues – Fri: 10 AM – 6 PM, Sat: Noon – 5 PM DOORs1 By Dylan Barbour In a series […]

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Congratulations to Utah’s 15!

Congratulations to Utah’s 15: The State’s Most Influential Artists, which include faculty from the Department of Art & Art History, as well as artists and creators from our University of Utah community! Please join us Friday, February 8, for the reception and book release party at Rio Gallery. Utah’s 15: The State’s Most Influential ArtistsArtist reception […]

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Alumna Karen Southam wins Utah Art Education Association Award

Karen Southam, a 2018 graduate from the Art Teaching program at the Department of Art & Art History, has been named the 2018-2019 Preservice Student of the Year by the Utah Art Education Association (UAEA). The UAEA’s mission “advocates for and increases the quality of visual arts education through professional development, collaboration, and leadership opportunities.” […]

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