Four|For Freedoms article

Each July, Americans celebrate our Nation’s founding, and freedom from Great Britain. On a day marked with parades, barbecues and time off, it’s easy to forget the real drivers of that event. In the Declaration of Independence, it is stated that “…all men are created equal… with certain unalienable Rights…”

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4/30/2109 Newsletter

We love the Spring… a time of possibility, renewal, birth. This May, Ogden is celebrating the 150th anniversary of the driving of the Golden Spike – the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad… which made Ogden into one of the most important towns in the West. To honor this occasion, we’ve

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4/4/2019 Newsletter

Community + Social Topics = #ArtsWithPurpose Happy Spring, friends. For many, including us, Spring means renewal, new projects… and a fresh coat of paint. In this case, we’re talking about #murals, again in partnership with The Monarch and YOUR chances to be a part: We’re winding down Phase 1 of our #ARTicipate mural project this

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12/26/18 Newsletter

What do you want for Christmas?! As is customary in November, over the last couple weeks we’ve given thanks for past and present support from our fans, sponsors, donors, and of course, the artists we’ve worked with over the last couple years. It’s now December, and that means the end

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11/14/18 Featured Creative: Lindsay Huss

Friends, this week’s Featured Creative is Lindsay Huss. Lindsay Huss has been creating for as long as she can remember. Her incredibly supportive family gave her paper and drawing utensils at a very early age. Her mother, being a talented artist and seamstress herself, passed that creativity on to her daughter.

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10/31/18 O1|PLATFORMS: CALL For PROPOSALS

O1|PLATFORMS: Art by, for, of the People …. Let’s hear from you! In my last article, I mentioned we were looking for ideas for 2019 programming at #O1PLATFORMS. We created O1|PLATFORMS in 2016 for the express purpose of giving local artists a unique venue to exhibit their work. A venue that

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10/18 O1ARTS Newsletter Article – updates and performing arts

Hello again, friends! As I write this, the monsoon has passed, and it’s a gorgeous, crisp, sunny day in the Wasatch. We do want to remind you of our current exhibition up at @#O1PLATFORMS: Kaleidoscope | A Community Exhibit Of Butterflies  – We’ve EXTENDED IT THROUGH MID-NOVEMBER!! It features eight different

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9/20/2018 Newsletter Article – UPDATED 9/29

By now, through a couple articles and a slew of social media posts, (not to mention merely passing by The Monarch), we hope you’ve picked up on the fact that we’ve been very busy with a big new public art project in the Nine Rails Creative District (@ninerailsogden)… specifically, at our future home,

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9/6 Newsletter column: #artwithpurpose

Back in January, I wrote about Art as a Vehicle for Social Commentary, and some of the exhibitions around town that had layers of messaging and content in addition to stuff that was interesting to look at. More recently, I shared O1ARTS’ mission statement and a tagline.  Today, I’m distilling

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Newsletter Column: Take the Ogden Art Challenge

Friends, as this week’s newsletter entry, we’re sharing an article written by Jane Font: arts advocate, artist, former gallerist, and budding You Tube star. She’s a great example of the type of creative force(s) we have here in OTown…not always visible, but a vital part of the fabric of our

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