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A poster covered in red-painted handprints of students, hangs in the hallway between Shepard Union and Student Service, to bring awareness of MMIW in Utah and the Weber State campus.

Bringing Attention to Missing or Murdered Indigenous People

Reagan Whiting, Reporter March 12, 2024

On Feb. 28 and 29, Toni Nakai, a Navajo student at Weber State University, helped put together an interactive art exhibit in hopes of collecting 4,200 handprints to represent missing Indigenous people....

Frida Kahlo appears in FRIDA by Carla Gutiérrez, an official selection of the U.S. Documentary Competition at the 2024 Sundance Film Festival. Courtesy of Sundance Institute


Cooper Hatsis, Reporter January 30, 2024

“Frida,” the debut documentary film from filmmaker Carla Gutierrez, premiered at this year’s Sundance Festival, and documents the life, career and artwork of Mexican painter, Frida Kahlo. Kahlo...

A profile photo of Patti ONeal.

The story behind the scholarship: The legacy of Patti O’Neal

Star Neil, Graphics Editor December 5, 2023

The Patti O’Neal Dance Scholarship memorializes a professor’s love of art, compassion for her students and her fighting spirit that she used to bring topics surrounding racial injustice onto center...

A closer look inside of the piece, New Range.

Renovando la esquina de Ogden

Mariano Martinez Martinez, Traductor September 21, 2023

El 1 de septiembre, Ogden Arts, Culture & Events organizó una ceremonia de corte de cinta para celebrar la inauguración de The Corner como caseta de información y tienda para Ogden que abrirá durante...

Murals seen lining the walls of the alleyway of The Monarch Art building.

Calling all artists

Cooper Hatsis, Reporter June 13, 2023

Weber State University students and local community members have the chance to show off their art projects in a new local art show hosted by Ogden City Arts and Union Station. This is the second year Ogden...

Murals seen lining the walls of the alleyway of the Monarch Art building.

Llamado a todos los artistas

Nathanael Stout and Cooper Hatsis June 13, 2023

Los estudiantes de la universidad Weber State y miembros de la comunidad local tienen la oportunidad de mostrar sus proyectos de arte en una nueva exposición de arte local con Ogden City Arts y Union...

The biennial student art exhibition at Weber State.

A student showcase: WSU students show off their art

Shania Emmett, Reporter February 28, 2023

The Biennial Student Art Exhibition is back at the Shaw Gallery at Weber State University, allowing students to showcase their artwork. While other showcases may only be for art majors, the biennial...

Becoming Native by Tamara Kostianovsky created with discarded textiles on wood.

Flesh fabrications

Cooper Hatsis, Reporter February 9, 2023

“Mesmerizing Flesh” is a display using textiles and fabrics to symbolize carcasses. This provocative display by Argentinian textile artist Tamara Kostianovsky is at the Ogden Contemporary Arts Center...

Physics Professor Adam Johnston introducing John Armstrong, the director of the planetarium at WSUs Ogden campus.

The art of the matter

Terra Bell, Reporter February 9, 2023

John Armstrong, a professor of astronomy and physics and the director of Ott Planetarium, discussed the differences and similarities between learning physics and learning the arts in a physics seminar...

Honorable Mention winner, What I Saw (Left) and Summer, (Right) both created by Sara Luna.

Andanzas bohemias

Marianna Lopez Luritta, Editor De Sección January 17, 2023

En el año 1993, se creó el programa de arte de la ciudad Ogden, lo que llevó oportunidades y conexiones a varios artistas en la ciudad e inspiró a los ciudadanos continuamente. Entre la variedad de...

The stickers outside each of the official Art Stroll stops, to let visitors know where the locations are.

El corazón de Ogden

Nathanael Stout, Translator November 8, 2022

El arte es uno de los aspectos más importantes de Ogden. Los murales en los edificios, los músicos callejeros que actúan en las aceras y, lo más importante, las varias galerías de arte situadas por...

The Monarch Butterfly mural on the wall outside of the Monarch Art Gallery.

Ogden’s art avenue: First Friday Art Stroll

Anna Kuglar, Photographer November 8, 2022

Art is one of the most important aspects of what makes Ogden. It’s the murals on the buildings, the music buskers performing on the sidewalks and, most importantly, the many art galleries located throughout...

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