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PaperWest – 3rd National Works on Paper Juried Exhibition

Alvin Gittins Gallery, University of Utah 370 South 1530 East, Salt Lake City, UT

Organized by the Department of Art and Art History at the University of Utah. Juried by Sam Vernon, this national competitive juried exhibition will showcase contemporary works on paper by 63 artists from throughout the country. Juror: Sam Vernon www.samvernon.com Sam Vernon is a visual artist who earned her MFA in painting and printmaking from […]

MFA Open Studios 2021

Art Building 375 South 1530 East, Salt Lake City, Utah

Please join us Wednesday, October 20, from 5:30 - 8pm for our annual MFA Open Studios featuring work from our current MFA candidates: Reilly Jensen Tess Wood Kristina Hines Holly Rios Marissa Strickland Christina Riccio Sara Serratos Douglas Tolman Sydney Porter Williams Kimberly Pack

Visiting Artist: Rick Griffith

Gardner Commons, room 2950 260 Central Campus Dr, Salt Lake City, UT

Artist Talk November 3 | 4:30pm Gardner Commons | Room 2950 Rick Griffith is a graphic designer, master letterpress printer, and passionate advocate for design. His work is an erudite exploration of language, history, politics, science, music, and ethics. Rick was born and raised in Southeast London and immigrated to the U.S. in the late […]

Annual Student Exhibition 2022

Alvin Gittins Gallery, University of Utah, Art Building 375 South 1530 East, Salt Lake City, UT

The Annual Student Art Exhibition features work from University of Utah Undergraduate Art and Graphic Design students. The exhibition runs from April 12 - 26 in Alvin Gittins Gallery, University of Utah. This year's show is juried by alumna Laura Hurtado, Executive Director of Utah Museum of Contemporary Art. Please join us for the opening […]

BFA Show 2022

150 S Rio Grande St, Salt Lake City, UT 84101 150 S Rio Grande St, Salt Lake City, UT

See work from our current Univerity of Utah graduating BFA students in their group exhibition “Ah, Never to Escape” at 150 S. Rio Grande St. in the Gateway over the Gallery Stroll weekend. Artist Reception will be held on April 15 from 5 pm - 9 pm, and artwork will be on view from April […]

We’ll Miss You: Graphic Design Senior Show

Alvin Gittins Gallery, University of Utah, Art Building 375 South 1530 East, Salt Lake City, UT

We'll Miss You: 2022 Graphic Design Senior Show Sep 6 — Sep 17 Opening Reception Sep 15th at 6:00PM Location: Alvin Gittins Gallery, Department of Art & Art History The 2022 Graphic Design Senior Show allows the alumni to present their portfolios in a culminating exhibition. Please join us as we celebrate the accomplishments and get […]

Visiting Speaker Series: Shiva Nallaperumal

ART 158, Art Building 375 South 1530 East, Salt Lake City, UT

Shiva Nallaperumal is a Graphic Designer, Art Director and Typeface Designer originally from Chennai, India. In 2018 he co-founded the plural design practice November with Juhi Vishnani. November has worked with a wide range of clients on Identity systems, printed matter, typefaces and installations. As a type designer he has published/worked with Typotheque, Commercial Type, […]

Graphic Design Capstone Course Proposals

Alvin Gittins Gallery, University of Utah, Art Building 375 South 1530 East, Salt Lake City, UT

The graphic design senior students’ capstone project poster proposals are on display this week in Gittins Gallery. This is an informal review of their preliminary idea for a project that they will complete in spring 2023. Each student has framed a design challenge based on a research topic of their own interest.

2022 Holiday Sale

Alvin Gittins Gallery, University of Utah, Art Building 375 South 1530 East, Salt Lake City, UT

Stop by the Department of Art & Art History Holiday Sale for your gift purchases this year! Items for sale will include handmade ceramics, fine art prints, paintings, drawings and more! Tuesday 12/6 1pm - 7pm Wednesday 12/7 10am - 6pm Thursday 12/8 10am - 6pm Friday 12/9 10am - 6pm All proceeds help support […]

Scholarship Applications Open

The Department of Art & Art History Scholarship Applications open Friday, January 20th and close at midnight on Friday, February 24th. Find more information and how to apply on our Financial Aid & Scholarships page. Need help preparing your portfolio for submission? Sign up for a documentation workshop with Visual Resources, or get some pointers in […]