In the Desert with 3hattrio
In Virgin, Utah, 3 musicians created an unlikely band. One is a classically trained violinist, one is a cowboy singer, and one plays Caribbean rhythm. Together, they're creating what they...
The Gospel According to Ralphael
In a run-down commercial block on Salt Lake City's State Street, Ralphael Plescia has spent nearly 50 years making religious art to tell the story of creation as he understands it. He calls...
Go to Your Room: The Art of Caitlin Connolly
Caitlin Connolly is an artist, musician and self-described "creative enthusiast." She and her husband Robbie Connolly, guitarist for the band Fictionist, make their home in Provo, Utah....
Earth and Fire: Anasazi Style Pottery
Kelly Magleby is an artist and primitive potter. She’s intrigued by the idea you can go into the wild with nothing and find what you need to survive. So for 10 days, she made her way in...
jenna means little bird
Here's another artist profile from Utah filmmaker Steve Olpin. Jenna von Benedikt makes her home in Utah as well. Her name means "little bird," and a few years ago, she stopped doing...
Harlan
Let's get this right up front. There's disturbing and graphic language in this short film. Adam Palcher is a Utah-based director and writer. Harlan is his story of a serial...
The Nude Photographer
This short is our latest collaboration with the guys at The Good Line.  It’s about Utah photojournalist Trevor Christensen and his project Nude Portraits. Here’s the twist – these...
Mullets and Cowboy Boots: The Art of Kate Wolsey
Here’s another piece by Utah filmmaker Steve Olpin. He met Kate Wolsey through her art, and was immediately drawn to its bold, childlike feel. Wolsey works in women’s health care, but...
Jetty
In September, the actor Julian Sands was in Utah to perform his one man show A Celebration of Harold Pinter. He asked us about Spiral Jetty, and if we might visit it with him. That's when...
Danny C.
Meet Dan Christofferson – a Salt Lake-based artist, illustrator and designer.  This short is a profile created by his friend Brian Powell, a graphic designer with an interest in film....
FICTIONIST – Lock and Key (Official Video)
We just had the band Fictionist on RadioWest. They talked about the experience of being dropped from their record label and how it has helped them find a new identity as a band. This short...
DreamGiver
Our theme is animation this week (check out the short in our favorite section).  This piece was created at BYU’s Center for Animation.  They do amazing work, which is not surprising if...
Harmony of the Parts
This short comes from Utah filmmaker Andy Bork.  It’s a profile of Georg Meiwes, a Master Violin Maker.  Georg worked on his craft for 20 years in Europe.  These days he’s practicing...
Julia Adams, Art and Autism
Julia Adams was diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder at two years old. She has graduated from high school, and like many young adults with Autism, Julia and her family are now faced with...