Utah Museum of Fine Arts Opens Trevor Southey: Reconciliation


SALT LAKE CITY, UT.- The Utah Museum of Fine Arts (UMFA) presents Trevor Southey: Reconciliation, a retrospective exhibition of the most significant works from each period of former Utah-based artist Trevor Southey’s (b. 1940) career. Guest curated by Day Christensen, in collaboration with UMFA Associate Curator of Art of Utah and the West, Donna Poulton, the exhibition will be on view in the Marcia and John Price Museum Building at the University of Utah from October 21, 2010–February 13, 2011. Two thousand square feet of gallery space on the UMFA’s first floor is devoted to Trevor Southey: Reconciliation. The exhibition comprises more than 60 works created over the last 50 years, including oil paintings, sculpture, and works on paper, which collectively create a profoundly biographical body of work. The exhibition is designed to trace four distinct passages in Southey’s life that have defined the ess