For Immediate Release
Contact: Eugenie Hero Jaffe 801.599.2040 / www.uaf.org
Utah Arts Festival Gallery presents
Works by Verl Adams, Blake Palmer & Miranda Whitlock
Opening artist reception Friday, March 16, 6 to 9 pm
Show runs March 16–April 13
Salt Lake City, UT: The Utah Arts Festival Gallery presents Perception multimedia work by Verl Adams, Blake Palmer and Miranda Whitlock March 16 through April 13 at the Festival headquarters, 230 South 500 West, Suite 120.
Verl Adams is an architect and photographer. He utilizes photography, as one of several methods, to study and better understand different qualities of light and shadow, perception, scale and time. Verl emphasizes these elements in his work as an architect and designer, and also in the classroom at the University of Utah, where he teaches architectural design studios at the School of Architecture. Verl has practiced architecture in Japan, California and Utah, where he currently resides.
Blake Palmer was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. He graduated from Fullerton College with a degree in graphic design and illustration and has overcome many obstacles in life including dyslexia. Blake works as a full-time graphic designer and currently resides in Northern Utah.
Miranda Whitlock was born in Logan, Utah. She studied photography and art history at the University of Utah where she received her Bachelor of Fine Arts in 2010. She is the recipient of the Carmen Morton Christensen Endowment, Departmental Merit Award and the Jack and Florence Sears Scholarship. She has exhibited throughout the state of Utah including the University of Utah Student Invitational at the Williams Fine Art Gallery.
Artists’ reception, in conjunction with the Salt Lake Gallery Stroll, is Friday, March 16 from 6 to 9 pm.
Regular gallery hours are Monday through Friday, 10 am to 5 pm.
The Utah Arts Festival Gallery is housed in the Festival headquarters, 230 South 500 West, Suite 120.
For details visit www.uaf.org.
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Upcoming 2012 Utah Arts Festival Gallery Shows:
April 20 – May 11: Natural Treasures with Richard Horrocks, Kevin Wellard and Gary Merrell
May 18 – June 8: Particulation/Caught Up in the Moment with Christine McDonough, Michelle Condrat and Kim Blackburn
2012 Utah Arts Festival: June 21–24
Utah Arts Festival Gallery Mission: To provide a rotating exhibition space for local artists who have participated in the Utah Arts Festival and to introduce emerging artists to the public while familiarizing them with the Gallery and Festival experience.
Utah Arts Festival Gallery is a member of the Salt Lake Gallery Association.
Eugenie Hero Jaffe
Bombshell Music & Media
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