The Rio & Alice Galleries were established as a free service to Utah artists and surrounding communities. These venues allow emerging artists, professional artists, and curators to collaborate in the process of exhibition making as well as engage the community through thoughtful and innovative art making and dialogue. The Rio Gallery is located in the grand lobby of the historic Rio Grande Depot,
Monday – Friday 8 am – 5 pm | Closed Saturday & Sunday
300 S Rio Grande Street SLC, UT 84102
Free and open to the public
The Rio Gallery will be closed October 23-November 17 while we jury and
prepare Statewide Annual ’17. Please join us for the opening reception on November 16th 6-9pm.
DesignArts Utah ’17
Please join us for the closing celebration during Salt Lake Gallery Stroll on October 20th from 6- 9 pm as part of Salt Lake Design Week. Delectable treats will be provided by Sprinkle & Dash, San Diablo Churros, and Argentina’s Best Empanadas. Thanks to partners Salt Lake Design Week, Craft Lake City, and these great culinary artists.
The DesignArts Program is pleased to host the DesignArts Utah ’17 juried exhibition, September 8, 2017 – October 20, 2017, at the Rio Gallery in downtown Salt Lake City. Designers in architecture, industrial, product, and information / media / graphic design will be included with realized, conceptual, and prototype design. This year’s featured designers include: Jorrien Peterson / Fell – Gunnar Harrison – Lianne Wappett – Hunter Hofstrand – Camilla Aubrey – Sparano + Mooney Architecture – WEST Group and Juror’s Award Winners; Nick Mendoza and Andrew Galloway in the professional category and Joshua Siebert and DesignBuildBluff in the student categories.
This annual exhibition honors and celebrates Utah’s great designers and provides a valuable platform for viewers to learn about and engage with the design community. DesignArts Utah is excited to partner with Salt Lake Design Week and Craft Lake City for this event that is free and open to the public.
Brooke Hodge, the director of the Palm Springs Art Museum Architecture and Design Center, will curate the exhibition. The designer selected as the Juror’s Award Winner will receive a $3,000 award. Two designers selected in the student category will each receive a $500 award.
In conjunction with Salt Lake Gallery Stroll and Salt Lake Design Week, a closing reception will take place on October 20th from 6-9 pm at the Rio Gallery, 300 S. Rio Grande in Salt Lake City. Admission is free and open to the public.
Please feel free to refer any questions to Jim Glenn email@example.com 801.245.7271 or Mackenzie Morton firstname.lastname@example.org 801.245.7270
Statewide Annual 2017: Painting, Sculpture, & Installation
Online Registration September 22-October 23, 2017
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