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Tippetts Gallery


Twain Tippetts was invited to join the faculty at Utah State University in 1956 as head of the Fine Arts Department that included the academic units of visual art, theater and music. Once on campus he became actively involved in "all things art." Through the years he headed the university's cultural arts activities, concert and lecture series and led numerous cultural arts tours both domestically and internationally. He headed the university's Performing Arts Series that brought the country's best touring companies and guest artists to campus to perform in the Chase Fine Arts Center. He became a keeper and curator of the university's growing art collection, eventually heading the Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art prior to his retirement. Following his retirement, he pursued a keen personal interest in photography. He was supported throughout his career at USU by his wife, Florence Page Tippets, often hosting the university's guest performers. In recognition of his career in the fine arts, the Tippetts Galleries in the Chase Fine Arts Center are named in his honor.

Eccles Gallery


This gallery is dedicated to the loving memory of the daughters of David and Ellen Stoddard Eccles. These extraordinary women committed thier lives to improving our society through education, the arts, medicine, the environment, and countless other causes. Their example lives on in the state of Utah and beyond, and their influence will continue to be felt long into the future. The rich cultural and educational opportunities we enjoy daily are a result of their selfless vision and steadfast commitment to enriching the lives of others.
Marie Eccles Caine (1893-1981)
Jessie Eccles Quinney (1896-1982)
Emma Eccles Jones (1898-1991)
Nora Eccles Treadwell Harrison (1902-1978)
Ellen Eccles Merrill Harrison (1905-1973)


Exhibition Schedule 2019-20


Dates               Exhibition Reception (Impact Commons)
June 24 - July 26           Artists of Cache Valley     
Local Artists
July 12                6-8pm
August 26 - September 27          Love Between the Atoms
Eva Kwong
September 5       6-8pm
October 7 - November 1 Past Nature / Post - Nature
Mary Claire BeckerAmanda Lee  
Gallery talk 10.8.19 at 5pm NEHMA Study Room
October 8            6-8pm
November 11 - December 6 USU Art + Design Faculty Exhibition  November 21      5-7pm
December 16 - January 24 Aaron Coleman Exhibition  
February 3 - March 4 Paper & Clay 
MFA & BFA Juried Exhibition
 
March 23 - April 2 BFA Capstone Exhibition  
April 6 - April 10 MFA Exhibition #1  
April 13 - April 17 MFA Exhibition #2  
April 20 - April 24 MFA Exhibition #3  
April 29 - May 2 BFA & MFA Highlights