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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Newsletter article 1/31/19

In our last newsletter, we teased about a new mural opportunity through our #O1WALLS initiative… the Call For Proposals is live, here: http://ogdenfirst.org/exhibition/o1walls-call-for-mural-proposals-2019-1/ DEADLINE 2/17 at 4pm !! We’re hoping for a BUNCH of creative designs that add vibrancy to the neighborhood and reflect the diversity and character of Utah, Ogden City, The Monarch,

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11/15/18 Newsletter Article

THANKS(FOR)GIVING Friends, we want to start this newsletter with a Thank You to our community, donors, sponsors and partners for all you’ve done to enable O1ARTS to do the work we do. No community is complete without access to the arts … the arts create opportunities for dialogue and understanding,

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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 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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