Thinking B I G : An installation comes to life, a new gallery launches…

Friends, it’s #Ogtober, a special version of October in beautiful Ogden UT. Ogden has always been a little “different”… in fact, our town boasts of being “Still Untamed!” As such, it seems the past few years, it’s been the Fall, not the Spring, when exciting new projects launch… The Corner,

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Richard Ramos Un|Rest at PLATFORMS

We’re very excited to host local artist Richard Ramos at PLATFORMS for September & October. As an arts organization with a social mission, our 2019 PLATFORMS programming has focused on #artswithpurpose  – either community engagement, issues surrounding social justice, or has shined a light on another community organization doing good

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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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6/23/2019 – Indie Ogden Article: Get to Know O1ARTS

            Hello Friends, if you haven’t yet noticed, Indie Ogden has changed hands, and is making waves.  Earlier this month, they launched a new, monthly, glossy mag spotlighting all-Ogden goodness .. and we were fortunate to have the following article included.  Get out and grab

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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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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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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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11/15/18 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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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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