Events for Art & Museum Exhibits

Move Over Sir: Women Working on the Railroad

This exhibit traces the contributions that women have made to the railroad industry over the past 150 years, and calls out specific women and their unique contributions to the industry.

 “Move Over, Sir!” Women Working on the Railroad is produced by the Union Pacific Railroad Museum and part of the All Aboard! Spike 150 exhibits at the Utah Cultural Celebration Center.  #Spike150

 Exhibit Open: May 2 – June 26, 2019; Mon – Thurs 9 AM – 6 PM; Fri – Sat 9 AM – 4 PM 

The Opening Reception is May 10, 6 – 8 PM

 www.culturalcelebration.org



Alpine Art and Frame Gallery Stroll

Come connect with this artwork inspired by animals opening on June 21st, Alpine Art will be hosting a special event for art lovers and their pets. This year there will be a corner designated to the Angelman Syndrome Foundation, to raise awareness of this genetic disorder, donations welcomed. This art show aims to capture the joy and playfulness of our beloved pets and animals.  We will be showing new and recurring artists for this year’s show which will also include subject matters related to wildlife, animal portraits, and the like!  Bring your pets and enjoy an evening of art and hors d’oeuvres.

We are raising awareness and  money for the Angelman Syndrome Foundation during gallery stroll on June 21st from 6pm-9pm. Angleman Syndrome is a rare neuro-genetic disorder that can occur in one in 15,000 live births. Some of the characteristics of Angelman syndrome includes developmental delay, lack of speech seizures, walking and balance disorders, according to the angelman.org the official website for the Angelman Syndrome Foundation.  

At Alpine Art and Frames Gallery Stroll we will be featuring nine of the kids who have Angleman Syndrome in the state of Utah. There are over 50 people will Angelman Syndrome in the Beehive State.  These are some of the happiest kids you will ever have the privilege to meet, they might not speak but they have a lot to say. 



Time and Materials Artist Reception

Time + Materials features artwork by Jacqui Larsen, Heidi Moller Somsen, and Richard Gate. June 21 from 6pm - 9pm https://artsandmuseums.utah.gov/rio-gallery/



The Gateway Art Stroll

The Gateway is proud to partner with Salt Lake Gallery Stroll as part of the vibrant visual art scene in Salt Lake City. Walk down Rio Grande St. and explore the murals and interactive art pieces throughout the property. Meet the local artists involved in our Art Shop Project as they open their doors for special pop-up galleries – as well as the permanent gallery, the Urban Arts Gallery. Every third Friday of every month from 6-9 p.m. Urban Arts Gallery 116 S Rio Grande St. For more information visit: http://shopthegateway.com/calendars/the-gateway-art-stroll-spring-2019-3/



International Art Quilt and Layered Voices Exhibitions

Magnificence in quilting is on view in the Brigham City Museum’s two exhibitions, International Art Quilts and Layered Voices from Studio Art Quilt Associates, Inc. (SAQA) June 22 through Aug. 31.

Admission is free. Hours are Tuesday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 1 to 5 p.m. For additional information, visit www.brighamcitymuseum.org or phone 435-226-1439.



Move Over Sir: Women Working on the Railroad

This exhibit traces the contributions that women have made to the railroad industry over the past 150 years, and calls out specific women and their unique contributions to the industry.

 “Move Over, Sir!” Women Working on the Railroad is produced by the Union Pacific Railroad Museum and part of the All Aboard! Spike 150 exhibits at the Utah Cultural Celebration Center.  #Spike150

 Exhibit Open: May 2 – June 26, 2019; Mon – Thurs 9 AM – 6 PM; Fri – Sat 9 AM – 4 PM 

The Opening Reception is May 10, 6 – 8 PM

 www.culturalcelebration.org



Path to the Pacific: Building the Transcontinental Railroad

The University of Utah’s J. Willard Marriott Library now through August 15 presents the exhibition “Path to the Pacific: Building the Transcontinental Railroad.The public is welcome to enjoy a display of rare books, archival materials, and two gallery walls showcasing photographs and artistic works depicting key locations and events in the building of the Transcontinental Railroad.

Check http://www.lib.utah.edu/info/hours.php for full times and hours as they may vary by day. Note that exhibition is currently up and the August 15th date is when it will be taken down. Exhibition is located on level 3. Parking pricing and location information can be found here: http://www.lib.utah.edu/info/directions.php



Chase Home June Jubilee Celebration

Kick off summer at the Chase Home Museum for our annual June Jubilee celebration. It's Free and great for the Family! It will also be right before the Food Truck Face Off, so it's a great day to spend in Liberty Park. We are celebrating different traditions of Utah communities with fun activities There will be different arts and crafts stations for participants to learn new skills like Turkish paper marbling. We will also have local artists demonstrating woodcarving and bobbin lace. The museum will be open, and as always, admission is Free.



Chase Home June Jubilee Celebration

Kick off summer at the Chase Home Museum for our annual June Jubilee celebration. It's Free and great for the Family! It will also be right before the Food Truck Face Off, so it's a great day to spend in Liberty Park. We are celebrating different traditions of Utah communities with fun activities There will be different arts and crafts stations for participants to learn new skills like Turkish paper marbling. We will also have local artists demonstrating woodcarving and bobbin lace. The museum will be open, and as always, admission is Free.



International Art Quilt and Layered Voices Exhibit

Magnificence in quilting is on view in the Brigham City Museum’s two exhibitions, International Art Quilts and Layered Voices from Studio Art Quilt Associates, Inc. (SAQA) June 22 through Aug. 31.

Admission is free. Hours are Tuesday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 1 to 5 p.m. For additional information, visit www.brighamcitymuseum.org or phone 435-226-1439.