EARTH + Craft Lake City: Artist Reception

16 July - 8 October 2021
6:00-8:00 PM

Modern West is thrilled to announce the opening of Earth this Friday. In conjunction, this event will also celebrate our collaboration with Craft Lake City and works by local artist Sophie Schwabacher. Represented artist Nathan Florence will provide music throughout the evening with his band the Reckless Gestures. Beverages to mark the occasion will be provided by Bewilder Brewing.

 

Modern West is pleased to announce Earth, a group exhibition on view from July 16 to September 10. In collaboration with the Southern Utah Museum of ArtEarth features a preview of their upcoming exhibition This Earth curated by local writer and art historian Hikmet Sidney Loe, and Founder of Montello Foundation, Stefan Hagen. Select works from the upcoming SUMA exhibition are presented alongside works by represented Modern West artists and select guest artists whose work emphasizes an appreciation for the earthly world.

 

We are excited to premiere our collaboration with Craft Lake City in a curated preview of what you can anticipate seeing at the upcoming 2021 Craft Lake City Festival. In support of the festival, Modern West selected a variety of works by artisans who work in multiple mediums. Featured artisans include: 

Concrete and Copper Co.

Desert Rose Jewelry

 Honovi Design,

Lyman & Brown

Niknack


Please join us in celebrating these exciting partnerships, opening July 16 from 6-8 pm. We hope to see you!