Spike 150 Celebration: A Contemporary Art Exhibition of Historic Helper City and the Railroad

Presented by The Helper Project and Golden Spike 150 at Anne Jespersen Fine Arts, Helper UT

May 03
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Aug 02
Spike 150 Celebration: A Contemporary Art Exhibition of Historic Helper City and the Railroad

The Helper Project is partnering with Donna Poulton, a renowned Utah Art Historian to curate an Artist Exhibition. The inspiration being Historic Helper, the train, the routes and the landscape.

May 3 – August 2, 2019

Founded in the 1890’s and the site of Butch Cassidy’s first robbery, Helper is one of the most important historical and culturally diverse small towns in Utah with an exceptional community spirit. Most of the citizens in Helper have strong ties to the past. Their extraordinary characters have been chiseled from their connection to the Mining and Railroad industries and most recently to the Arts. The presence of the train and the mining industry defined Helper and created

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ADMISSION INFO

INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • May 3, 2019 at 11:00 am (Fri)
  • May 3, 2019 at 04:00 pm - 09:00 pm (Fri)
  • May 4, 2019 at 11:00 am (Sat)
  • May 5, 2019 at 11:00 am (Sun)
  • May 8, 2019 at 11:00 am (Wed)
  • May 9, 2019 at 11:00 am (Thu)
  • May 10, 2019 at 11:00 am (Fri)
  • May 11, 2019 at 11:00 am (Sat)
  • May 12, 2019 at 11:00 am (Sun)
  • May 15, 2019 at 11:00 am (Wed)

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Additional time info:

Opening Reception – May 3, 2019  4-9 pm

Gallery Hours

Wed – Saturday  11-6 pm

Sunday – 11-4 pm

Monday & Tuesday CLOSED (Open by appointment only)

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Anne Jespersen Fine Arts

167 South Main Street, Helper, UT 84526

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