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Preparatory Division String Camp, June 20-24, Ages 6-9 and 9-12. Registration deadline is May 20th. Preparatory Division, Tanner Dance and Youth Theatre Arts Passport, June 27 - July 1, Create an original performance work to be presented at the Tanner Dance Building. Preparatory Division International Piano Festival, July 26 - July 29, Musicianship, ukulele, and choir classes. University of Utah, School of Music.

Home in Their Eyes: Images and Stories of Home by Residents in Rural China, Friday, March 25 – Thursday, June 2, 2016, J. Willard Marriott Library 3rd Floor

Salt Dance Fest 2016 brings together internationally renowned dance artists and dance makers Jeanine Durning, Alex Ketley and Jennifer Nugent, along with esteemed SLC dance artists Daniel Charon, Molly Heller and Stephen Koester for two weeks of moving, collaborating, dance making and the lively exchange of ideas, June 6-17, 2016.

Summer Chamber Music Workshop, Matt Zalkind, June 26 - 30, 2016, Hasse Borup, Director, Open for serious string and piano players, age 12 - 26,  School of Music, University of Utah

University of Utah Department of Ballet Summer Intensive, June 20 - July 15, 2016. Join us for an exciting four-week ballet intensive with internationally recognized faculty and guest artists.

Performance Calendar of 2015 - 2016 Season, Department of Ballet, University of Utah

Performance Calendar of 2015 - 2016 Season, Department of Modern Dance, University of Utah

Natural History Museum of Utah 2015 Lecture Series

College of Fine Arts, University of Utah

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Tilt Brush lets you paint in 3D space with virtual reality. Unleash your creativity with three-dimensional brush strokes, stars, light, and even fire. Your room is your canvas. Your... read more »
Anna Razumovskaya is best known for her classic, romantic figures that carry a sense of elegance and grace. They carry an aura associated with the Renaissance yet due to her signature... read more »
Romanian artist, illustrator and muralist, Saddo started his artistic career as founder of one of the first Romanian street art collectives, The Playground. His street art activity... read more »
Australian artist Melanie Hava came from diverse cultures - her father originating from the oldest city in Austria, Enns and her mother from the Mamu Aboriginal people, Dugul-barra and... read more »
Craig Penny is an artist living in Melbourne, Australia. His watercolor, acrylic painting paintings depict the breathtaking beauty of beaches, sky, water, boats, landscapes and... read more »
Rembrandt van Rijn (1606 – 1669) was one of the world’s greatest painters and an important figure in Dutch history. After almost 400 years, a new portrait ‘by Rembrandt’ was... read more »
Wendy was born in Hong Kong, Educated in the United States, Belgium and the United Kingdom. Art has always been at the heart of all Wendy’s career decisions. Her work explores elegance... read more »
Sophia Heymans is an artist living and working in Minneapolis, MN. Her painting style is placing the figurative narrative of American Folk Art on top of the textural assemblages of... read more »
Jennifer Annesley is a Canadian artist whose career currently spans 26 years and 64 exhibitions. Her work is collected worldwide and has been published in numerous major fine art... read more »
A native to East Tennessee, Michael Aaron Williams is best known for his ethereal portraiture. These paintings are created using coffee and ink on antique ledger paper to capture the... read more »
Stev’nn Hall is an artist living in Toronto, Canada. He composes incredible landscape works by applying his photography techniques and paintings skills. To create these works, Hall... read more »
Miertje Skidmore is an artist living in Adelaide, South Australia. Her abstract paintings capture the beauty of the landscapes of Australia and the planet. She had 26 solo exhibitions... read more »
Canadian artist Faye Hall is a painter, illustrator and designer from Winnipeg. Following a 25 year career in advertising design and widowhood, Faye made a complete change to working as an... read more »
Jim LePage is a freelance artist and designer in Bellingham, WA. Known for bold and highly conceptual art and illustration work, Jim also has experience in art direction and leading a... read more »
Two years ago, a successful Kickstarter campaign raised more than £53,000 for the world's first feature-length painted animation film “Loving Vincent”, directed by Polish painter and... read more »
David Habben is a Utah-based artist, illustrator and educator, working with both traditional and digital tools, for a wide variety of clientele. His works have more than 200,000... read more »
Igor Status and Svetlana are artists living in the Netherlands. They are friends and partners. During the childhood, painting and wood burning were the greatest hobbies of Igor Status... read more »
Korean artist Minwoo Sung is a PhD in art education from Korea National University of Education in Seoul, Korean. She created a new form of expression for portrait paintings: human figures... read more »
Jane Shoenfeld is an artist, poet and teacher living in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Her work includes landscape abstractions in pastel and mixed media as well as small mixed media pieces based... read more »
Paris based luxury brand Hermès releases its new tableware collection Carnets d’Équateur, featuring the artwork of the late French wildlife artist Robert Dallet (1923-2006). Hermès... read more »
Go inside and beyond Dalí’s painting Archeological Reminiscence of Millet’s Angelus and explore the world of the surrealist master like never before. Experience Dreams of Dalí in... read more »
Artist Rika Nagahata was born in Japan but has been living in New Zealand since 2008. While in Japan she graduated from Osaka Art University majoring in printmaking. This time at... read more »
Dessie Jeanne Marshall is an artist born in Drumheller, Alberta of Cananda. Dessie was artistically inclined from a very young age. She was a child who spent countless hours searching for... read more »
The Sistine Chapel is one of the most iconic buildings on earth — but there's a lot you probably don't know about it. In this tour-de-force talk, art historian Elizabeth Lev guides... read more »
"He should be as famous as Edvard Munch, but the world seems to have forgotten him – until now" - Jonathan Jones, The Guardian Dulwich Picture Gallery in London presents the radically... read more »
Roberto Zavala is a self-taught painter who studied architecture in Honduras, Central America. As an architect, he recreated master plans for colonial churches and designed business... read more »
Alison Moritsugu was born and raised in Hawai‘i and left the islands after high school. She received a BFA from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri and an MFA from the School... read more »
Shirin Jabalameli is an Iranian artist. The Collection of “Woman” is her new series of acrylic paintings on paperboard. On Pinterest, she states “As long as there is SOMEONE in the... read more »
Artist Yoshiko Yamamoto loves working in the tradition of block printing that once flourished in her home country of Japan. She especially respect the belief that artwork should be based... read more »
Lyn Diefenbach is a representational Australian artist in Oil and Pastel. The pursuit of masterly quality and technique is a high priority for Lyn Diefenbach whose work is imbued with a... read more »
With everyone feeling festive ahead of Christmas, this image has been shared a lot on social media. Can you spot the panda hidden among all the snowmen? It's proven really popular... read more »
Daniel Luther is an art director, graphic designer and artist living and working in Stockholm, Sweden. His incredible watercolor paintings portray the vivid moments of birds, whether they... read more »
Artist Jane Kim has just completed painting a 3,000-square-foot mural on the wall of the Cornell Lab of Ornithology Visitor Center in Ithaca, New York, that depicts the evolution of... read more »
World renowned silk painting artist Daniel Gabriel Angelo Jean-Baptiste of Saint Lucia, uses tropical nature as his inspiration and silk as his canvas. His creations reflect on a life... read more »
Ziv Cooper is an artist living and working in Israel. The subject of his paintings is chosen emotionally, personally and very carefully. He visualizes the space, the smell, feelings,... read more »
Jason Ratliff is a resident of Indianapolis, India where he works (Art Director) and live (Artist), designing by day and making art by night. His new series “Super Shadow” has gained... read more »
Australian artist Monica Rohan paints to convey a sense of what it feels like to be overwhelmed. Her female figures are represented floating, falling, tumbling, twisted in greenery or,... read more »
Eric Wert's background as a scientific illustrator is apparent in his astonishing attention to detail. Yet the difference between illustration and fine art is inspiration. Depicting an... read more »
Antonio Colombo Arte Contemporanea in Milan is presenting Preternatural History, the new personal exhibition of the Italian artist El Gato Chimney, curated by Michela D’Acquisto... read more »
This year the American Society for Microbiology (ASM) launched its first Agar Art Contest. The challenge was to create a piece of art using microbes as the paint and agar as the... read more »
Jesse Lane is an American colored pencil artist living in the Woodlands, Texas. Jesse is always looking for the easily missed moments of everyday life. Using light and composition, he... read more »
Arlene Steinberg is a renowned American colored pencil artist. Arlene’s focus is on the color and light found in everyday objects. At first glance her work appears to be realism or... read more »
New York based artist Rosemarie Fiore is having Eclipse, an exhibition of her new work at Von Lintel Gallery. The exhibition marks the artist’s second solo show with the gallery and her... read more »
We often pick artwork that reflects our views, passions and what inspires us. Marney-Rose Edge is a premier Vancouver artist that strives to create beautiful pieces of art and share her... read more »
Help Beata & David to go to Arteles art residency in Hämeenkyrö, Finland to create inspiring art! Hi! We are Beata and David, a just married couple of professional artists based in... read more »
Karolina Kijak is a Polish artist living in Wroclaw. She graduated from architecture major at Wrocław University of Technology. Apart from work in her profession as an architect, she... read more »
Within a few years, Yayoi Kusama (born 1929) has become a favourite of Louisiana’s guests because of her Gleaming Lights of the Souls installation at the museum – a mirror-lined... read more »
Award winning artist/designer Peter McGrain has been working with stained glass for over 30 years. During this time he has handled every type of stained glass project imaginable;... read more »
Ceci Lam is an illustrator and animator based in Hong Kong. She enjoys drawing, crafting and traveling around. She has drawn inspiration from everyday objects turning ordinary elements... read more »
Join the Oakland art movement—support Oakland Superheroes Mural #3, a community-driven project. The Oakland Superheroes Mural Project (OSH) brings together local youth and... read more »
Nataliya Scheib is a Ukrainian born artist and currently lives and works in Houston TX. She enjoy painting serene peaceful landscapes and also makes collages with the printed images from... read more »
Maria A. Aristidou is a coffee artist, illustrator & cake designer living in Cyprus. In her latest project "Art on Cakes", famous paintings by Dali, van Gogh, Munch and Picasso are created... read more »
Alabama based Karen Libecap has done some form of art for over 35 years. She has always been in awe of the surrounding colors and shapes and tries to capture that in a photo-realistic... read more »
A reanimation of the tea party & riddle scene from Alice in Wonderland (1951), restyled by 17 famous paintings. Created by Gene Kogan. Using code by Justin Johnson, based on the paper on... read more »
In Belarus, photographer Alexandra Soldatova's home country, people love when everything looks neat, clean and beautiful. Alexandra Soldatova decided to search for origins of this fact... read more »
Japanese artist Miki Saito has been constantly living between the U.S. and Japan throughout her life. She has lived in over five states in the U.S., three cities in Japan, and has... read more »
Amit Shimoni, 28, has created a strong following with his latest portfolio, “Hipstory.” The Israeli illustrator and designer recently graduated from the Department of Visual... read more »
Self-taught artist Mauricio Ezequiel Paz Viola (b 1985; Carmelo, Colonia, Uruguay) embarked on his artistic journey early in life. Inspired by Matta, Miro and other pioneers, Paz... read more »
Riusuke Fukahori is known best for his resin-based studies of Japanese goldfish; “I am not a resin artist. I am a goldfish artist,” he has said. Fukahori alternates between pouring... read more »
Nuart Festival, Block Berge Bygg and French artists Ella & Pitr have completed the world's largest outdoor mural in Klepp, Norway in just four days! The mural is the first project to... read more »
We might have seen many leaf paintings by various artists, but the ones by Marija Pantelic bring us a new wonder. Each one is unique and telling a story. "To paint is to love again," she... read more »
Researchers from a British university believe they have unlocked the mystery of the Mona Lisa’s famously enigmatic smile – by analysing another, recently-discovered masterpiece by... read more »
Esteemed French artist Claire Basler is having her personal exhibition "La Joie des Fleurs" at the Amy Li Gallery in Beijing. Under the influence of her father, Basler became accustomed... read more »
Dex Hannon, is an artist and photographer based in West Yorkshire, England. He is one quarter of the Broken Toy Company, 4 Artists One Mind. His current work is an exploration of our... read more »
Jemmima Lim is an award-winning young artist living in Malaysia. She enjoys experimenting with media and techniques, often using mixed media. This allows a piece to evolve its own... read more »
"Perhaps the first thing to say about Nathan Walsh's astonishing photorealist cityscapes is that, for all the seeming influence of photography in their making, it is, paradoxically,... read more »
Frank Gonzales is an artist living in Elmhurst, New York. He takes reference from various sources including books, the net and photos to comprise and create his own imagery - beautiful... read more »
Upfest 2015, Europe’s largest, free, street art & graffiti festival, attracted over 250 artists painting 28 venues throughout Bedminster & Southville, Bristol from 25th – 27th July... read more »
In an unprecedented effort, Germen Crew - a group of street artists - and the government of Mexico joined forces to rehabilitate and beautify the district of Palmitas in Pachuca in Mexico... read more »
John Salminen is an award-winning American watercolor painter who is well known for his realistic urban landscapes. His work was described as "compelling street scenes packed with detail"... read more »
Tal Peleg keeps impressing us with her miniature works of art that she paints on the eyelids. The passionate makeup artist from Israel uses eye shadows and eye liners to create... read more »
23 -year-old freelance artist Morgan Davidson graduated from Ringling College with BFA in illustration in 2014. She grew up in Southwest Florida and has always had a strong passion for... read more »
‘We draw. We sculpt. We fry.’ Known as 'Tiger Tomato', Australian father-son duo make artsy pancakes and post the videos on their Youtube channel, which has gained over 47,000... read more »
Google's image recognition programs are usually trained to look for specific objects, like cars or dogs. But now, in a process Google's engineers are calling "inceptionism," these... read more »
Illustrator and graphic designer Kei Meguro was born in Tokyo, Japan and currently is living in New York with her french-bulldog/pekingese mix assistant, Momo. Meguro began as a self... read more »
American artist Kurt Wenner is best known for the invention of interactive 3D pavement art illusions. His work also includes large-scale oil paintings, ceramic murals, sculptures,... read more »
When folk look at Patrick Vale’s absorbing drawings, some worry that there’s something wrong with him; that he’s obsessive or OCD ­but that assumption gives way to one of... read more »
Enam Bosokah shows us that you don't need expensive paints or fancy supplies to create exceptional art. The Ghanaian artist creates the most amazingly realistic portraits simply using a... read more »
John Bramblitt is a blind artist living in Denton Texas, his art has been sold in over twenty countries and he has appeared internationally in print, TV and radio. He has appeared on CBS... read more »
Kristián Mensa is an artist based in Prague, Czech Republic focused on creative work with objects that we usually see less interesting that they might appear. Kristián is also a... read more »
Artist Melissa McCracken is a synesthete. This means that the music she hears is translated into a flow of texture of texture and colors. Melissa states 'Synesthesia, although not... read more »
Edinburgh based artist Urszula Korwin-Kochanowska fulfils her passion as a freelancer in a different areas of art: paintings, drawings, graphics and storyboards. Since her graduation from... read more »
We’ve all seen grand gestures of love in Hollywood movies and Korean dramas—planting a field of daffodils in one’s front yard, battling a Sicilian in game of wits and dashing... read more »
Forbes 30 Under (Art and Style) honoree and two times Society of Illustrators New York Gold Medalist Victo Ngai is a New York based illustrator from Hong Kong, graduated from Rhode Island... read more »
In the Ardeche gorge in southern France lies one of the most important prehistoric sites ever discovered. It's locked away behind a thick metal door, hidden halfway up a towering limestone... read more »
Pam Spika is a Colorado based artist. Her passion and curiosity for painting have won her numerous awards at the best shows and exhibits in Colorado. She is inspired by the movement and... read more »
Albert Irvin, the British prolific painter, who has died on March 26, 2005 at the age of 92, started out in the 1950s as a figurative artist of the kitchen sink school, but after... read more »
Born from halfway across the world in Kielce, Poland, Serg Wiaderny has found his passion in the heart of Utah, U.S.A. He has undertaken several genres of photography throughout the... read more »
Instead of the usual mathematical formulas and other lessons, chalk artworks are filling classroom blackboards, leaving a lasting effect on students now graduating in the Tokyo... read more »
Liz Collins is an award winning California artist who has gained a reputation through her vibrant colors and whimsical perspective. Her newest mixed media includes oil pastel, acrylic,... read more »
Roz Chast has loved to draw cartoons since she was a child growing up in Brooklyn. She attended Rhode Island School of Design, majoring in Painting because it seemed more artistic... read more »
Street art transforms public spaces into open-air galleries, adding vibrancy to urban landscapes. But using the city as a canvas often means these artworks are here today, gone tomorrow... read more »
When Alessandro Diddi takes his pencil to paper, he makes drawings come to life. The 44-year-old Italian artist creates clever anamorphic pencil drawings that, when viewed from a... read more »
Please do not touch: we’re used to seeing the signs in museums worldwide, but now Madrid’s Museo del Prado has done away with this rule in a special new exhibition, focussed... read more »
Famed dancer and choreographer Martha Graham once said, “All that is important is this one moment in movement.” This perfect “moment in movement” is what artist Roseann Munger... read more »
Snow artist Simon Beck creates stunning drawings in the snow by walking in a pair of snowshoes. Here are the new artworks he made on Feb. 25 and 26 for Sunshine Village and Lake Louise Ski... read more »
Javier Pérez Estrella is a graphic designer and audiovisual producer from Guayaquil, Ecuador. His simple and minimal illustrations have amazed numerous people around the world and won him... read more »
Susan Herbert is one of the most distinctive of contemporary cat artists, who produces consistently crafted watercolours that respond with wit and affection to the imagery of Western... read more »
British artist Jen Allen’s work is lively and appealing and has won her international fame. Her inspirational iconic images have a power and immediacy that is enhanced by a distinctive... read more »
Brooklyn based contemporary artist Dustin Yellin is commissioned by the New York City Ballet (NYCB) for its 2015 art series. At the New York City ballet in the Lincoln Center, Yellin will... read more »

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