April at Utah Arts Alliance

Urban Arts Gallery RE show at Urban Arts Gallery 137 S Rio Grande St, Salt Lake City, UT 84101 Friday, April 21: RE: REcycled, REpurposed, REthought, REinvented. In this exhibit, local artists use reimagined approaches and techniques to create work from repurposed and recycled materials. The show also features a collection of Rock’Em Sock’Em Robot games that have been transformed by artists’ imaginations. RE will hang from April 4th to April 30th. An artist reception will be held on Friday, April 21st from 6-9 pm. Admission is free and open to the public. RSVP, here Connect April 14, 2017 at the Urban Arts Gallery, 7-9pm Friday, April 14: Artist
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This Month at Urban Arts Gallery

Now Showing: Women in Art This exhibit seeks to focus on women’s creativity, challenges, victories, and individual journeys within the art world – and life in general. Women in Art features 8 local female artists and over 40 pieces of original work in various mediums. To see all of the available artwork, come experience the show in person during opening hours between now and April 1.  Here are a few pieces from the show… A Woman Wondering if Her Contribution will be Enough by Emily Larsen Collage on Paper. 9″ x 8″ with frame. $75 Cassandra by Tonia Klein Screen print. 21″x 25″ with frame. $350 Diana
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March 2017

Special UAA Updates, Visual Arts, Music, Partner Programs, & UAA Rental Special UAA Updates The Art Factory UAA’s Newest Venue 225 south 200 east, Salt Lake City The Utah Arts Alliance has opened a new art facility in South Salt Lake. The Art Factory is a Creative Industries Incubator that offers private studio spaces for creative professionals and artists as well as office space for non-profits. The Art Factory includes shared spaces like a boardroom and a huge event space. If you are interested in space in the new facility, email andrew@utaharts.org for more info. Love Utah Give Utah March 30, 2017 Show your
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Framing your art

Here are some resources for framing art. Golden Start Art Mats, Bags, Backers www.goldenstateart.com Clear Bags Bags www.clearbags.com Modern Display Gridwall and Hangers www.moderndisplay.com ProPanels Art booth and wall system www.propanels.com Flourish Tent, canopy and wall hanging system www.flourish.com Video on framing your art
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How to submit to SLC art galleries

The process of submitting work to art galleries is widely misunderstood. Just as there are different genres of art (even within one medium) so, too, are there different art galleries with specific focuses. Not all galleries accept all kinds of work. It happens frequently that great art is not accepted into a great gallery, simply because it does not fit within the focus of the gallery. (To further understand this relationship, imagine a great Heavy Metal band playing inside a great classical concert hall.) As you’ll see in the list below, each Salt Lake City art gallery has a different focus
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