(155 N University Ave, 341-0120) UP:
Selections from the Denise Doiron and Jason Fites Metcalf private art collection. Works include paintings, drawings, and video. The Metcalfs have established themselves as prominent emerging collectors of local and regional contemporary art.
UP: New works by artist Andrew Ballsteadt.
Sego Art Center
UP: I am Chris Purdie. The performance involves 35 performers all playing the role of visual artist, Chris Purdie. They will wear the “Chris Purdie” uniform and perform the role as they interact with the viewers during the artist reception. The performance will take place MARCH 6, 2009 6-9pm at the SEGO Arts Center of Provo, Utah. For the duration of the art exhibition, March 6-28, there will be at least one "Chris Purdie" in the gallery during their hours (see page 1
Covey Center for the Arts
UP: Tactile Song
: Work by Aaron Fritz
and Brittany Golden. .
Caleb Mitchell Photography
(250 N University Ave, 734-9395) UP: New Photographs by Travis Lovell
and Brandon Allen
(167 N University Ave, 718-3038) UP: Street Art by local talent.
Painted Temple | Low Brow? No How!
(47 W 300 N, 356-8282) UP: Art Fusion
. A group collaborative exhibition by six artists. Six canvases will be hung on the walls of the Painted Temple. In an exquisite-corpse, surrealist type game, the artists will each draw on one canvas for approximately five minutes. They will then shift paintings, adding to the artist who has drawn on the canvas previously.
UP: New drawings by St. Louis/ Utah artist Colin Tuis Nesbit.Terra Nova
UP: Brian Kershisnik: Paper Work, through April 24.
Utah County Gallery
(151 S University Ave; 785-2059) UP: New works from the Utah Valley Artists Guild, including works on paper and painting media.
(250 W Center, 273 W Center; 377-5700) UP: Significant Forms
, a group exhibit from the Brigham Young University Visual Arts Club.
Window Box Gallery
(62 W Center St, 377-4367) UP: Featuring new work by James Christensen, Emily McPhie, Cassandra Barney, and others.
The Gallery at Cats Cradle
(168 W Center, 374-1832) UP: A show of 18th and 19th century Santos Figures from churches and personal altars- Also, prints by prominent local and international artists including a print by Alex Katz.
Braithwaite Fine Arts Gallery
Central Utah Art Center
UP: New Allegory
an exhibition of the works by Matthew Choberka (see page 1
). Choberka's works participates in the long tradition of landscape painting. Responding to national and international events, Choberka reshapes the landscape into a terrain that is full of disaster and yet also remains full of hope. Very aware of man's participation in current waves of destruction that flood our international community Choberka's work both references past art historical traditions and looks to the future. Through March 11th. UPCOMING: Utah Ties
, the CUAC annual juried exhibition. March 13 - April 7. Juror is Moti Hasson from the Moti Hasson Gallery
in Chelsea, New York.
UP: Zion: A Creative Response,
an Art & Design Faculty Exhibition,
ceramics, photography, oil painting and mixed media all created in the studios of the SUU Art and Design faculty. Through March 15.
SUU College of Performaing and Visual Arts
(South Hall) UP: A Chink in My Armor,
" an exhibition created by art education majors and local secondary art teachers implementing a teaching model for exhibiting student art. Through March 25.