2901 S. Highland Dr. SLC, UT 84106        (801) 474-3796

Images from Past Gallery Exhibits

​​CURRENT AND UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS


JULY 2017

Figurative Tradition: The Works of Robert Barrett

Robert Barrett, a celebrated figurative artist based out of Utah, is the focus of our annual figurative show. Barrett's work includes sketches, finished drawings and finished paintings, and includes both anatomical studies and portraits.

July 14 - August 4


Opening Reception
July 14th
6:00 - 9:00 PM



AUGUST 2017


Figure Academy Exhibition

Featuring the accomplishments and finished pieces of 2017 participants of VAI's flagship program, Figure Academy.


August 11 - September 1


Opening Reception

August 11th

6:00 - 9:00 PM

An on-site educational gallery at the Visual Art Institute that exhibits student and professional artwork. Part of the Sugar House Gallery Stroll. If you are interested in showing at our gallery, or would like to rent out our gallery space, please e-mail info@visualartinstitute.org or call 801-474-3796.


Gallery Hours: Mon-Thurs 12:00-6:00 PM; Sat 9:30-12:30. Fridays by appointment. Closed Sun.

CLOSED  Sept. 4, Oct. 19-21, Nov. 22-25, and Dec. 15-31.

2901 S HIGHLAND DR. SALT LAKE CITY. 84106

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​​​​PAST EXHIBITIONS

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​MARCH 2016

Please / You're Welcome / I'm Sorry / Thank You: An Illustrated Narrative by Adriana Vawdrey
In Vawdrey's premier solo exhibition, she presents a series of colorful and bold illustrations. 

APRIL 2016

Contemporary Still Life: Works by Susie Jarvis and Tyler Swain

MAY 2016 


See Me, Hear
Featuring Youth-in-Care Students

A dialogue on participants' perceptions of themselves and the world around them..


JUNE 2016


VAI Senior Show

Featuring the accomplishments of VAI's graduating high school students.


JULY 2016


Figurative Tradition: The Works of Robert Liberace
VAI is honored to be hosting Liberace's first-ever Utah show. Several works by this renowned figure painter, including a few work-in-progress pieces, will be displayed.


AUGUST 2016


Figure Academy


SEPTEMBER 2016


Plein Air Painters of Utah
Celebrating the tradition of painting outdoors, and featuring the beautiful paintings of the Plein Air Painters of Utah. Rural scenes and landscapes from across Utah in different mediums will be featured.


OCTOBER 2016

Architect Showcase 
VAI will feature the work of several Utah architects.

NOVEMBER 2016

Utah Surface Design Group

Textile art made by members of the Utah Surface Design Group. The work includes hand-dyed fabrics, quilts, weaving and wearables. 


DECEMBER 2016

Small Works Holiday Sale
This fantastic holiday sale will feature several small works by multiple Utah artists.

JANUARY 2017

Clay Arts Utah​
Featuring beautiful sculptural work by Clay Arts Utah. Come enjoy a show like none other!


APRIL 2017

Women Artists of Utah
Featuring the work of some of Utah's most talented artists, including: Willamarie Huelskamp, Oonju Chun, Caitlin Connolly, and Paige Anderson.

MAY 2017

VAI Senior Student Show
Featuring the portfolio work of senior students in our program, including observational drawing and painting, digital illustration, ceramic sculpture, and narrative comics.

CALENDAR OF GALLERY 2901 EVENTS

2017 

GALLERY 2901

Visual Art Institute