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In the heart of Liberty Park ~ Always Free Admission Play On! Explore the process of play with hands-on fun while learning about toys and games of traditional folk artists from the State of Utah Folk Art Collection.  This exhibition showcases a variety of interactive experiences appropriate for different age groups from children to adults. […]

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Rio Gallery

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 […]

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Toolkit: Museums

We’re on Pinterest! Find us pinning about museums HERE . Upcoming Workshops Caring For Archives in Museums Dates: April 12 & May 3, 2018 Time: 9:30 am-4:30 PM, both days Location: Ogden Nature Center Cost: $20 Register for our upcoming Caring for Archives in Museums two-part workshop! If your museum is responsible for institutional archives, or […]

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Original Writing Competition

Since 1958, the Utah Original Writing Competition has awarded Utah writers for works of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry in a variety of forms. The competition’s mission is to aid Utah writers on their path to publication and broader recognition. Submissions must be original works and, with some exceptions, cannot be published or accepted for publication […]

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Folk Arts

Folk and traditional arts encompass a wide array of artists and communities. Cowboys, farm folk, and American Indians living in urban and rural areas and on reservation lands as well as the many cultural, occupational and ethnic groups throughout Utah each have unique identities, histories, and artistic practices. Their traditional arts include crafts, music, dances and stories […]

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