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Visual notes: International puppetry, Russian pastoralism and a Dynamic Digital Day

Published October 18, 2012 6:09 pm

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Puppets From Around the World

Discovery Gateway announces the opening of the "World of Puppetry," featuring puppets and masks representing a variety of world cultures culled from the collections of the Brigham City World of Puppetry Museum and the Utah Museum of Fine Arts. The exhibit will be featured in Discovery Gateway's Studio 444 through Dec. 29.

When • Sunday, noon-6 p.m.; Monday to Thursday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.

Where • The Gateway, 18 N. Rio Grande St., Salt Lake City

Tickets • $8.50; visit discoverygateway.org

Juried Student Show

Each year, Williams Fine Art invites students at the University of Utah College of Fine Arts to apply for the annual juried student show. The top award winner receives a solo art show at the gallery. Andrew Roth is the featured artist this year. Visit http://www.williamsfineart.com/#!news—events/ctym for information.

When • Monday through Friday, Oct. 22-26, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Where • Williams Fine Art, 60 E. South Temple, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

Global Spotlight Russia: Pastoralism

Utah Valley University's Woodbury Art Museum is partnering with the Center for Global & Intercultural Engagement to present "Global Spotlight Russia: Pastoralism," on display at the museum through Dec. 15.

When • Tuesday through Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Where • Woodbury Art Museum, Utah Valley University, 575 E. University Parkway, University Mall, Suite N250, Orem

Tickets • Free

Gallery for Local Artists

The Utah Museum of Contemporary Art is accepting submissions for the Locals Only Gallery. The space is open to artists who are currently working in Utah. Online submissions will be accepted through Nov. 4, at 5 p.m. For information, visit utahmoca.org/exhibitions/open-submissions

When • Tuesday through Thursday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m.

Where • Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, 20 S. West Temple, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

Bad Dog Arts — Dynamic Digital Day

Bruce Hucko will teach a one-day, hands-on digital photography workshop that will outline the technical, creative camera and computer processing skills needed to make great photographic compositions and fine art prints. To register, visit baddogarts.org or call 801-322-3816.

When • Saturday, Oct. 27, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Where • Bad Dog Arts, 824 S. 400 West #B129, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

Keeping an Eye on People

Enjoy "People Watching," figurative paintings from city streets, the dance floor, the beach and the living room, demonstrating Karen Horne's skill capturing the figure in movement and in repose. Also on view, fall landscapes by Phyllis Horne.

When • Wednesday through Friday, noon-6 p.m.; Saturday, noon-4 p.m.; through Nov. 8

Where • Horne Fine Art, 142 E. 800 South, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

Meet author/photographer Howie Garber

His images have been widely published as book and magazine covers and in calendars and greeting cards. Some of his clients have included Newsweek, National Geographic, Nikon, Patagonia, Anheuser Busch and Greenpeace. He will discuss and sign his new book, Utah's Wasatch Range: Four Season Refuge.

When • Monday, Oct. 29, 7-9 p.m.

Where • Jim Santy Auditorium, 1255 Park Ave., Park City

Tickets • Free