Art Access Semi-Monthly Update: October 6th-September 18th


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Current Gallery Exhibits:

Art2Go and Of Stone and Substance

Beach Diva Stephanie Hock $1000

Missing summer? Take home this gorgeous painting by Stephanie Hock, and you will almost be able to feel that summer sunshine again. Art2Go has a wide variety of stunning work by over 35 local artists. With prices between $50 and $1,000+, there's something for everyone! 

From now until the end of Art2Go (October 13th) all pieces will be 20% off! Find the perfect piece you've been missing!

 

 

 

In Art Access Gallery II Clark Marshall's ceramics look good enough to eat (your dinner on). Marshall's stunning dinnerware pieces are intentionally raw, unglazed and gritty to showcase each piece in the series is a work of minimalistic sculpture. This is a show you do not want to miss.

Art2Go and Of Stone and Substance is up for one more week! Come on in and find a piece of art that speaks to you.

 
 

Upcoming Programs:

 

Upcoming Workshop:

Writing Through Grief

We still have a couple of spots left in Debbie Leaman's Writing Through Grief. This workshop is designed to provide a supportive environment in which participants can explore feelings of grief, and craft a personal essay about their experiences.

Previous participants comments on their experience in Writing Through Grief:

"This was so hard but so worthwhile.  Debbie is a fantastic teacher. She did a wonderful job of creating a safe & respectful container."

"I am very grateful for this experience. It has been a profoundly helpful and healing for experience for me."

For more details click HERE. 

Register now ​​to reserve your spot.

An Investigation by Susan Jarvis  

Upcoming Gallery Exhibits:

In Art Access Gallery: Life as I See It by Susan Jarvis and Amber Egbert

Susan Jarvis and Amber Egbert explore the unique moments of everyday life through their paintings and sculptures.

In Art Access II Gallery: 5th Annual Veterans Exhibit       

This upcoming exhibit showcases artwork by Veterans and active duty military personnel. This show explores a variety of mediums, influences, and styles. 

Artist Reception & Gallery Stroll: Friday, October 20th from 6 PM - 9 PMat Art Access, 230 S 500 W SLC, UT 84101

For more information click HERE.

 
 
 

On the Horizon: 

Mercury, a Salt Lake Acting Company production runs from October 11th to November 12th, 2017. Check out the exhibit hanging in their gallery space and support local Salt Lake City artists. Buy tickets HERE.

Fused Glass Ornament workshop with Sarinda Jones registration opens on Monday, October 9th, 2017. The workshop will be held Saturday, November 4th, 2017 from 9 AM - 5 PM at Art Access.

Art Access will be hosting a public reading with Kael Weston, author of The Mirror Test: America at War in Iraq and Afghanistan and guest Veterans on November 8th, 2017 from 6:30 PM -8 PM. We are proud to be partnering with The King's English and will have Kael's books for sale at the event.

 

Artist Spotlight: Roger Whiting

 
 
Roger Whiting is a teaching and visual artist. Roger is involved in a number of  Art Access programs including our Integrated Arts Program, Adult Residencies, and community workshops.

Roger was first inspired to co-create murals with students during his first semester at Rhode Island School of Design in 2001. Roger took an art education course and after doing a site visit to watch a middle-school teacher instruct her class, had an idea to make a mural with her students. Roger returned on his own time to create a 4' x 8' mural with a few students from each of the school's classes.

Since then, Roger has been organizing and implementing dozens of mural and mosaic projects with nonprofit organizations and schools, many of which are structured as classes to teach youth the creative process (from brainstorming to planning to creation).

Roger is involved in a variety of projects in Salt Lake City as well. You have likely seen his works in community gardens and centers across the city. Roger recently completed a mural for local youth organization Matt's Place and a  sensory wall at the Hogle Zoo created in partnership with students at Matt's Place.

 
Photo by photographer Sergio Diez  

(Diez Photography )

Printed Tile Mural by Roger Whiting and students at Viewmont Elementary School as part of Art Access' Integrated Arts Program in 2012.
 

ART ACCESS ANNUAL APPEAL

Our annual appeal will be going on until November 30th, 2017. If you would like to make a personal contribution to our mission and programming, you can donate online - mail a check to our office - or call us at 801-328-0703 ext 5

Thank you for being a part of Art Access. 

 

 

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