PORTRAIT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PORTRAIT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah Jazz notes: Jeremy Evans displays paintings at EnergySolutions Arena http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57792609-87/evans-utah-bad-jazz.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57792609-87/evans-utah-bad-jazz.html.csp">Utah Jazz notes: Jeremy Evans displays paintings at EnergySolutions Arena</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Aaron Falk  | The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T21:56:32.023-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 09:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two years ago in Houston, Jeremy Evans brought the painting just in case. The Jazz forward was defending his slam-dunk title and, just in case he made it to the second round, he’d need a prop. His only concern was that he’d never jumped over it. Evans eventually did make it to the prop round and he cleared the portrait with ease, though he felt the dunk didn’t get the credit it deserved. “I don’t think people recognized how big the canvas is,” he told reporters. “It’s taller than a couple of you...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57792609@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 21:56:32 MDT Former president Bush calls painting his life’s passion http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57773923-68/bush-president-george-painting.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57773923-68/bush-president-george-painting.html.csp">Former president Bush calls painting his life’s passion</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JAMIE STENGLE </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-04T13:56:46.284-06:00">Updated Apr 4, 2014 01:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Former President George W. Bush is displaying his portraits of world leaders in the first exhibit of his work as an artist. The portraits, which include everyone from a grim-looking Russian President Vladimir Putin to a smiling likeness of the late Czech playwright and President Vaclav Havel, are part of an exhibit opening Saturday at the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum in Dallas. He even did a self-portrait. The exhibit called “The Art of Leadership: A President’s Pe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577739232014-04-04T13:56:46.284-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-04T13:56:46.284-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57773923@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Apr 2014 13:56:46 MDT Best Picture nominees offer a dark portrait of the American Dream http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57598342-223/data-hide-true-american.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57598342-223/data-hide-true-american.html.csp">Best Picture nominees offer a dark portrait of the American Dream</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Adrienne LaFrance</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Digital First Media</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-26T11:00:46.338-06:00">Updated Feb 26, 2014 11:00AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Most of the nominees in this category are fundamentally concerned with the space between who we are and who we say we are, both as individuals and as Americans. &lt;freeform&gt; &lt;script data-hide-title=”true” data-hide-byline=”true” data-hide-footnotes=”true” data-hide-embed=”true” type=”text/javascript” src=”http://cdn.spundge.com/embed/stories/14363/”&gt;&lt;/script&gt;&lt;noscript&gt;&lt;h1&gt;Americana&lt;/h1&gt;&lt;h2&gt;This is America. It is many things at the same time. (Thinkstock)A...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57598342@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Feb 2014 11:00:46 MDT