10/4/12 Newsletter

Happy #Ogtober, friends! (nope, not a typo… check out what Visit Ogden has to say about it!) For us, the crisp fall air is pretty much our favorite time of year. After such a wickedly hot summer, we’re SO looking forward to getting out & about for #FirstFridayArtStroll again. Of course, we’re biased, as we’ve

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10/4/18 Featured Creative : Kiki Coquette

Hi Friends, this week our featured creative is Kiki Coquette. Kiki Coquette is Neo-Burlesque Performer, Producer, Choreographer, Dance Instructor, Entrepreneur, Multi-Disciplined Artist, Art Activist, Troupe Leader and Founder Of Rebelle Birds Burlesque in Ogden, Utah and founding Director of UVBC- The UVBC: Utah Vaudeville and Burlesque Collective. Dance is Kiki’s first love. She started

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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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9/20 Featured Creative: Thollem

Friends, we’ve got a special #FeaturedCreative for you this week… while Jane Kim is still working in Ogden, this week we’re happy to announce the return of a genre-busting artist and musician who performed for us at Alleged back in April of 2016. Thollem McDonas is swinging back through town, with a

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9/6 Featured Creative: Jane Kim

We’re so excited to feature our very own #O1WALLS mural artist for this month’s Featured Creative column. Jane Kim attributes her start to her love of nature and her curation of it. She says, “As a little girl. I was completely obsessed with bears. I collected over 300 bears. I drew them

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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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8/16 Newsletter Column: O1|WALLS launches !

At O1ARTS, we are committed to the promotion of art in all its forms, woven into the daily life of our community: #arteverywhere. We’ve already talked a bit about our first initiative, O1|PLATFORMS, launched in 2016, and we’ll talk more about our second, O1|PANES, which launched in 2017 in a

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8/3/18 Featured Creative: Alison Neville

Our Featured Creative this week is Alison Neville. As a child, drawing was something Alison never grew out of and consistently felt rewarded by.  Especially when her tries at other hobbies fell short. Drawing grew into a period of portrait painting during her time at Utah State which then  evolved

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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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July 19, 2018 – Featured Creative: Holly Morphet

Our Featured Creative this week is our dear friend Holly Morphet! Holly is an inspiring artist who uses her recovery from self-harm as a catalyst. Holly became serious at age 15. The life-changing question she asked herself was, “What would happen if I gave my absolute best to my artwork?” She

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