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Transcontinental: People, Place, Impact - Exhibition @ Rio Gallery

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Presented by Utah Division of Arts and Museums and Golden Spike 150 at Rio Gallery, Salt Lake City UT

Mar 22 2019
Jun 14 2019
Transcontinental: People, Place, Impact - Exhibition @ Rio Gallery

Featuring the work of more than 30 Utah artists, this exhibition examines the legacy and impact of the Transcontinental Railroad.

Join us for an artist reception on April 19 from 6 – 9 pm, with a special performance by artist Gregg Deal at 7 pm. The exhibition will run from March 22 – June 14.

This exhibition, featuring the work of more than 30 Utah artists, examines the legacy and impact of the Transcontinental Railroad. Working in a variety of arts media, including painting, sculpture, photography, printmaking, installation, performance and video, artists explore subjects ranging from transportation, innovation,

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Exhibition dates: March 22 – June 14; Artist reception April 19 from 6 – 9pm with a special performance by artist, Gregg Deal @ 7pm.

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


Rio Gallery

300 South 455 West, Salt Lake City, UT 84101

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Graphic Designer; UDAM Teaching Artist | David received his BFA in Illustration from Brigham Young University in 2006. In 2008, he became one of the first illustrators to become a Children’s Book Design Fellow at Chronicle Books in San Francisco. For the next eight years, David continued to work as an illustrator and designer, both in-house and freelance. Then, In 2017, he earned his MFA in Studio Art, with a Graphic Design emphasis, from The University of Utah.
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