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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

Little Sun Charge: a Solar Phone Charger by Olafur Eliasson

Little Sun Charge is a beautiful, high-performance handheld solar phone chargerand light, designed by Danish-Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson and engineer Frederik Ottesen. It is a work of art that works in life, a great solar energy product and a social business in one. It has the following features:

  1. Offers a full smartphone charge from 5 hours of sunshine.
  2. Works with all of your existing mobile devices and cables and uses a standard USB port.
  3. Great for outdoor use. Hang it from your backpack and it will charge all day while you're out and about.
  4. Phone charging and a solar light wherever you go, whenever you need it!

Little Sun Charge is an new innovation after the Little Sun lamp that has brought light to hundreds of thousands of people, including over 670,000 people living without access to the electrical grid. 

For more information about this project, please visit Kickstarter. To see more art projects by Olafur Eliasson, please visit our previous post "Circle Bridge" and his website.

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