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The artist and members of the local business community, cut the ribbon at the unveiling of a new art piece.

Renovating The Corner of Ogden

Terra Bell, Reporter September 21, 2023

On Sept. 1, Ogden Arts, Culture and Events held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the unveiling of The Corner as a year-round information booth and store for Ogden. “It was an old building that...

Breaking ground with the new Dumke Arts Plaza

Breaking ground with the new Dumke Arts Plaza

Kierstynn King March 3, 2021

Ogden City Arts held a groundbreaking event for the new Dumke Arts Plaza on Facebook live Feb 26. The Dumke Arts Plaza will be located behind the Bigelow Hotel and Apartment building, at the corner...

Ogdens historical Monarch Building welcomes its newest attraction, Ogden Contemporary Arts (OCA).  OCA opens their doors on Friday, offering the public a glimpse of the OCA experience.  (Nikki Dorber / The Signpost)

Pieza de arte interactiva presentada en la gran inauguración del nuevo centro de OCA

Andres Rodriguez February 22, 2021

Ogden Contemporary Arts celebró la gran inauguración de su nuevo centro feb. 12 en el edificio Monarch situado en la 2444 Washington Blvd.Venessa Castagnoli, directora ejecutiva de OCA, ha estado...

Ogdens historical Monarch Building welcomes its newest attraction, Ogden Contemporary Arts (OCA).  OCA opens their doors on Friday, offering the public a glimpse of the OCA experience.  (Nikki Dorber / The Signpost)

Interactive art piece featured at the grand opening of OCA’s new center

Adam Rubin February 17, 2021

Ogden Contemporary Arts held the grand opening of their new center on Feb. 12 in the Monarch building at 2444 Washington Blvd.Venessa Castagnoli, executive director at OCA, has been working with many...

Jo Blake presents Chloé Valdary for Browning Presents! on Oct. 13. Photo credit: Caitlyn Nichols

National writer and entrepreneur speaks on the arts and her Theory of Enchantment

Caitlyn Nichols October 14, 2020

On Oct. 13, Browning Presents! featured Chloé Valdary, founder of the Theory of Enchantment, who spoke about her theory as well as the importance of the arts and pop culture in life.The presentation...

Do you know your news?

Marisa Nelson July 20, 2020

1.) This past week, an anti-mask protest in Provo, Utah saw parents upset about Utah schools' mask mandate refusing to send their kids back to school. One woman did what to her mask before speaking?a....

Amanda Sowerby took over as interim dean on May 20. (WSU).

Lindquist College of Arts and Humanities welcomes interim dean

Adam Rubin June 7, 2020

The new Interim Dean of the Lindquist College of Arts and Humanities Amanda Sowerby is assuming the role in a tumultuous period for the university. Sowerby was announced as the new interim dean on May...

Pianist Isaac Schraedel collaborated with other WSU students on everything from classical to jazz pieces during his performance for Webers Sessions on the Ledge. (Monika Clarke/The Signpost)

And then there was a pianist

Sharon Valverde Vargas November 9, 2019

Initially, aiming to honor Native American Heritage Month, Weber State University hosted Sessions on the Ledge on Nov. 6. However, due to a lack of performance participation, coordinators scrambled to...

WSU professor Samuel Bryson conducts the Symphonic Band concert (Nikki Dorber/The Signpost)

WSU Symphonic Band provides a musical journey and honors veterans

Francisco Ruiz November 8, 2019

The Weber State University Symphonic Band fall concert took audience members on a musical trip to Tolkien’s Middle Earth, the DeLorean from “Back to the Future” and to the beaches of...

The band Black Labrador posing for a shot after finsihing their set. (Marissa Wolford / The Signpost) Photo credit: Marissa Wolford

Polyphonic Shrines conquers seven shows in seven days

Colton Heward February 7, 2019

What started out as an off-the-wall idea for the local band Mother Lights came to fruition last week after completing a week long tour at different venues around Ogden. Mother Lights teamed up with local...

Kent Ripplinger, adjunct professor of photography at Weber State University. (Joshua Wineholt / The Signpost)

Signpost Profiles

Joshua Wineholt September 25, 2016

  WHO: Kent Ripplinger OCCUPATION: Adjunct professor of photography. MOST IMPORTANT THING FOR ANYONE TO LEARN: "Who they are, finding out who you are. I'm still trying too, right? Who...

The String Project, of Ogden Youth Symphony, offers string instrument classes taught by Weber State students. (Source:

WSU-led String Project recruits students of the arts

Jeweliette Cordero September 11, 2016

With the arts leaving local schools, students are left seeking art-related extracurricular activities.The String Project and Ogden Youth Symphony are now offering string ensembles. The classes are open...

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