A monthly showcase of short new works and works-in-progress by local artists in many disciplines. One Sunday a month, come see new pieces in music, dance, writing, film, theater, performance art and the like, each 12 minutes or less.
Performing, for me, has always been a very inner processBarbara Streisand
The Salt Lake City Library hosts art exibits throughout the year. We also lists citywide exhibits here and in our events calendar. If you are a local artist, click on "Call for Entries" to get involved.
The British Passion for Landscape: Masterpieces from National Museum Wales This exhibit of more than 60 oil and watercolor paintings and photographs is drawn from the remarkable collections of Amgueddfa Cymru–National Museum Wales, and charts the rise of landscape art in Britain through works from such masters as J. M. W. Turner, John Constable, Claude Monet, Thomas Gainsborough and Richard Wilson. Utah Museum of Fine Arts, 410 Campus Center Dr
24 Hours in China: Photography from the China Overseas Exchange Association (Part 1) Reception: Mon, Dec 7, 7pm Lower Urban Room Gallery, Level L1
Little Monsters: Scientific Illustrations by Mark Thomas Palfreyman Reception: Tue, Nov 24, 6:30-8pm Sprague Branch
Occurrences: A Further Examination of Phenomena in Nature Works by Lisa Anderson Special Collections Reading Room, Level 4
Embraced Landscapes: Paintings by Sigfredo Mendoza Alonso Reception: Sat, Nov 7, 3-5pm Corinne and Jack Sweet Branch
The Colorado Plateau and Other Stories: Paintings by Roberto Zavala Paintings by Roberto Zavala Chapman Branch
CALL FOR ENTRIES
Exhibits are chosen by a staff committee according to the needs and interests of the community, the variety of shows, the artistic quality of the works, and the suitability of format for each library's physical space. Submissions are accepted twice annually: during the two-week periods prior to April 10 and October 10.
TEEN ART EXHIBIT CALL FOR ENTRIES
Teen artists and art instructors, submit your or your student's portfolio to be featured at The City Library! We are always on the lookout for original art exhibitions for the Main Library's Canteena Space on Level 2, and welcome submissions year-round.