Exhibitions

The Handmade Object: Utah Designer Craft Alliance Exhibition

The Utah Designer Craft Alliance at 60

Formerly known as Utah Designer Craftsmen, this organization was started by Dorothy Bearnson in 1960. This juried exhibition will pay homage to that history with a unique opportunity for artists to showcase their craft at one of Northern Utah's finest museums. 

The call for entries will go out soon. Works in the following media will be accepted:

International Art Quilt Exhibition 2019

June 22 - August 31, 2019

47th Annual Quilt Exhibition

Prepare to be awed by Utah's foremost art quilt exhibition and show, opening soon at the Brigham City Museum of Art & History. This exclusive exhibition brings together quilts from around the world to showcase what is possible in the world of fine art quilting. Quilts will come from Japan, South Africa, England, the United States of America, and many places in between. 

This exhibition is the longest running annual quilt show in Utah and features top artists. 

Zhi Lin: Tracing Chinese Workers’ Footsteps to Promontory Summit

Exhibition March 23, 2019 – June 15, 2019

Zhi Lin: Tracing Chinese Workers’ Footsteps to Promontory Summit features paintings by an internationally-acclaimed artist, Zhi Lin, who has spent more than a decade attempting to trace the history of Chinese workers in the western United States, with a special focus on railroad workers. Zhi’s breathtaking works of art for this exhibition include both representational and abstract pieces that explore the lost experience of those workers.

2018 Utah Plein Air

Exhibition: Sept. 8 through Nov. 3Photo of one of the paintings

During the Brigham City Museum’s Plein Air Exhibition, every corner visitors turn in the gallery they will experience the immensity and power of Utah’s landscapes. The scenic paintings will be on display Sept. 8 through Nov. 3. Admission is free.

Imagining Innovation: Aerospace Art

April 7 - June 12 2018 at the Brigham City Museum of Art & History

Employees of Thiokol Chemical Corporation, known today as Orbital ATK, in Promontory, Utah, had the solemn responsibility over the years to produce solid rocket boosters for space launch vehicles as well as other products. Thiokol hired skilled artists to depict in art its challenges and accomplishments. In the 1980s and 1990s, high-end prints of their paintings were used to promote the company’s products at trade shows.

International Quilt Exhibition 2017

Image of the quilt catalogThere’s a French flair to the Brigham City Museum’s International Art Quilt Invitational Exhibition set for June 16 through Aug. 31, 2017. Beatrice Bueche of Alsace, France, is the exhibit’s Featured Art Quilter. The crème de la crème or best of the best in her portfolio is presented in the exhibition, including her interpretation of the deadliest foreign attack on American soil on Sept. 11, 2001. The quilt is titled “Why?”