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Utah’s Beehive Art Exhibit

In 1980, then Utah State Folklorist Hal Cannon curated an art exhibit exploring the symbolism of the Beehive, especially here in Utah. The exhibit, The Grand Beehive, was on display at the Salt Lake Art Center for two months, and was accompanied by a book by the same title. The book is essentially a cataloguingContinue Reading

Slow Food Utah Features Ark of Taste Seeds at the 2013 People’s Market Seed Swap

It may be the depths of the Utah winter, but as we approach the end of January spring is closer than it seems. For gardeners and growers, its the perfect time to be pouring over seed catalogs, inspired and tempted by pretty pictures and delectable descriptions of page after page of edible plants and flowers.Continue Reading

2012 Feast was a Night to Remember

The 2012 Feast of Five Senses was the most successful one ever, thanks to an amazing group of volunteer event organizers and chefs, generous silent auction donors, host venue The Alta Club, and most importantly our Feast guests. Our deepest gratitude to everyone involved. Special recognition is due to many people without whom this eventContinue Reading

Slow Food Utah Book Club wins City Weekly Best of Utah 2012 Award

Kudos to Slow Food Utah leader Gwen Crist’s inspiration to create a food-themed book club in Salt Lake City. Here’s what City Weekly has to say in naming the book club for a 2012 “Best of” award: Best Way to Cook a Book Slow Foods Utah Book Club While reading a book can be an especially personalContinue Reading