The Rio and Alice galleries are accepting proposals for visual art exhibitions in 2015. Applications open July 7, 2014, with a deadline of Sept. 1, 2014. To submit a proposal for exhibition, visit visualartsutah.org and download guidelines in the Galleries section.
The Church History Museum announces the exhibition, "No Greater Love," which will include works showing Christ's love in his earthly ministry and resurrection. This exhibit will run Sept. 20, 2013-October 2014 in the museum theatre gallery. Visit history.lds.org/event/no-greater-love?lang=eng for information.
Help United Way of Salt Lake "Stuff the Bus" with school supplies for 8,500 low-income children served through neighborhood centers and community schools. Volunteers are needed to conduct school supply drives throughout their community. For more information and to register to conduct a supply drive visit uw.org/stb. Contact Amy Worthington at 801-746-2566. Volunteers are needed until Aug. 31, 2014.
In the spring of 2014, Granger High art students collaborated to create a 29-panel contemporary painting reflecting their impressions of how literacy in different fields of study is supported and at the same time challenged by new technologies and popular culture. The exhibit will run July 8-Aug. 27, 2014. There will be an opening reception, July 10, 6-8 p.m.
The Face of Utah Sculpture provides Utah artists a forum to present Utah culture through sculptural form. This exhibit features both well-known and emerging Utah sculptors, showcasing both traditional and contemporary sculpture in a variety of techniques, styles, mediums and forms. For more information, call 801-965-5100 or visit www.culturalcelebration.org. There will be an opening reception July 10, 6-8 p.m.
Take a stroll and down Birdhouse Trail at the Ogden Nature Center to view 66 new birdhouses along with 70 plus birdhouses that are all part of the Ogden Nature Center's annual Birdhouse Exhibit, on display April 19-Aug. 30, 2014.
Held at the Springville Museum of Art, open to all ages and quilting interest and experience levels, the day will include classes from quilting experts, a taster's table complete with a chocolate fountain, a quilt and craft yard sale, and a silent auction. Proceeds from this event will go to support community-based service projects for the Utah Valley Quilt Guild. For more information visit www.uvqg.org.
The graffiti and abstract artwork of local artist, Basha, will be on display July 22, 2014 to Aug. 31, 2014. Visit utaharts.org/locations/urban-arts-gallery for information or www.bashaworldwide.com
Park City Mountain Resort will begin its summer season May 23, 2014 for Memorial Day Weekend. The resort will operate an additional chairlift, Crescent Hi-Speed Quad, to provide hikers and mountain bikers access to new parts of the mountain. Visit parkcitymountain.com/site/summer/conditions/hours-of-operation for a complete summer operating schedule. Prices vary
The Springville Museum of Art will present "Face-Off: Portraits by Casey Childs," May 14-Jan. 4, 2015. The works of Casey Childs are more than mere mirror images of people. Child's strives "to capture the beauty, variations and complexities of the human form." Visit smofa.org for information.