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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

Summer Architecture Commission of the National Gallery of Victoria

The National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) in Melbourne, Australia has unveiled its inaugural Summer Architecture Commission designed by John Wardle Architects. The pavilion, which takes up temporary residence in the backyard of NGV International, is a the first in an ongoing annual series of architecture commissions.

The pavilion is made from a steel grid shell, which is a 19th century structural system, but here it’s been modelled using 3D programs in order to optimize the design of the structure. It is also designed for fast assembly with all the components made off site and installed in just 10 days. Spanning 21 metres and standing at 9 metres tall, the pavilion arches over the NGV’s garden like a half dome. A field of 1,350 hand-folded pieces of recyclable plastic is fixed to the underside of the grid shell and provides a gleaming pink shade from the sun.

Wardle said the colourful elements that adorn the inside of the pavilion are inspired by the great ceilings in Melbourne’s landmarks such as the Great Hall at the NGV and the Capital Theatre by Walter Burley Griffin and Marion Mahony Griffin.

For more information about this project, please visit

Link 1 (architectureau.com)

Link 2 (Website of The National Gallery of Victoria)

Link 3 (Facebook of The National Gallery of Victoria)



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