George Smith Dibble: A Revolutionist for Modern Art in Utah

Wed, Jun 20
  • Presented By: Southern Utah Museum of Art
  • at: Southern Utah Museum of Art
  • 351 W. University Blvd., Cedar City, UT 84720
George Dibble studied at the University of Utah and Columbia University where he received his Bachelor of Arts in 1938 and his Master of Arts in 1940. While at Columbia, Dibble was influenced by several artists and styles including Cézanne and the Cubism movement.In 1949, he was promoted to associate professor at the University of Utah, and in 1950, became a visiting professor for summer sessions at the College of Southern Utah (now Southern Utah University). Dibble was a member of the first Modern Artists of Utah and participated in an exhibition and helped write a formal statement to the public, both intended to increase the understanding and acceptance of modern art in Utah.

Event Info

  • Presented By: Southern Utah Museum of Art
  • Dates: 6/15/2018, 6/16/2018, 6/19/2018, 6/20/2018, 6/21/2018, 6/22/2018, 6/23/2018, 6/26/2018, 6/27/2018, 6/28/2018, 6/29/2018, 6/30/2018
  • Location: Southern Utah Museum of Art
  • Address: 351 W. University Blvd., Cedar City, UT 84720
  • Time: 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM
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