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Monday, October 15, 2012

November 2012 Exhibitions and Events @ the UMFA

Artist Talk: Jann Haworth
Thursday, November 1, 2012, 7:00 p.m. | Free
American Pop artist and pioneer of sort sculpture Jann Haworth will discuss her current work. She will also speak about her piece Charm Bracelet, the artwork acquired for the UMFA by the Young Benefactors Council last year.

Event for Educators: Book Arts
Saturday, November 10, 2012, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. | Free
Educators of all disciplines and grade levels are invited to explore various styles of book arts. Pre-registration required at artinabox@umfa.utah.edu or 801.581.8336. Funded in part by the StateWide 
Art Partnership.

Palette to Palate: New Trends in Art and Wine
Wednesday, November 14, 2012, 6:30-8:30 p.m. | $39 + Special Fee: $25.00 = $64.00 | UMFA Members receive a $3 discount
Art Historian Laura Hurtado will guide participants through a tour of six examples of modern and contemporary art, and certified sommelier Michael Roussin will guide a parallel exploration of the influences and flavors of six contemporary wines. Light refreshments will accompany the wine tasting. Register through University of Utah Lifelong Learning at continue.utah.edu or by calling 801.587.5433.

Third Saturday for Families: Print Your Own Postcard
Saturday, November 17, 2012, 1:00-4:00 p.m. | Free
Participants will get inspiration from the fabulous art books on display and then make their own print on a postcard. Funded in part by the Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts, and Parks Fund.


Highlights of the Collection Tour
6:30 p.m. on the first Wednesday of the month and 1:30 p.m. on all Saturdays and Sundays | 
FREE with general Museum admission
Experience the UMFA galleries through a thirty-minute tour with a docent. No pre-registration necessary.

Utah Museum of Fine Arts
University of Utah 
Marcia & John Price Museum Building
410 Campus Center Drive
Salt Lake City, Utah 84112
(801) 581-7332

Museum Hours
Tuesday–Friday: 10:00 am–5:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 10:00 am–8:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 11:00 am–5:00 p.m.
Closed Mondays and holidays
Visit our website: umfa.utah.edu 

General Admission
UMFA Members FREE 
Adults $7
Youth (ages 6-18) $5
Seniors & Students $5
Children under 6 FREE
U students, staff & faculty FREE
Active duty military personnel FREE
Thanks to the Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts, and Parks fund, the UMFA opens its doors for FREE on the first Wednesday and third Saturday of the month.

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