Places + Faces

Artist Jane Kim perches atop a ladder as she leans into a large outdoor wall she is transforming with an expansive mural of boldly colored monarch wings and their graphic black and white spots. The result is “Monarch in Moda,” a striking piece of public art that...
Watch in delight as more than 500 butterflies take to the sky during their release at the Conservation Garden Park's, "Party in the Park" celebration. The event takes place on August 17th from 4-7pm. The first butterfly release into the main Garden Plaza occurs around 5:15 p.m....
Looking to get your chill on this summer? Luckily, Utah has some of the best nature spots to really connect with your mind, body and spirit, and we just got wind of one of the best spots for yoga practice during these outdoor-living months. Whether you're a professional yogi or...
Designer Andrea West teams with influencer Cara Loren to transform the style-setter's Kaysville basement from unfinished to fabulous. Call it fate. Just when lifestyle influencer Cara Loren was on the hunt for a designer to help transform her young family’s unfinished basement into something unique and stylish,...
Made in Salt Lake City, Hammerton's custom decorative lights meld the artistry of old world craftsmanship with the innovation and bold designs of today. Like many artists and designers, Levi Wilson became captivated with his medium—in this case, metal—long...
With her iconic VW pickup loaded with buckets of fresh-cut flowers, Shiann Chambers brings a fun and easy way to for bloom addicts to get their floral fix all over town. "Everyone deserves flowers!” That’s Shiann Chambers’ motto, and the belief that drove her to create her company,...
If you're like us, you can't get enough of the innovative architecture showcased in Michael Upwall Design's new Sugar House office building. So, in addition to featuring it in the pages of our current issue, we're thrilled to share the following online-only shots of the dynamic building. The sloped...
A love for flora and community inspires a botanical boutique in Salt Lake City. “It had to be plants,” says Melinda Meservy, who traded in a stressful corporate career to create Thyme and Place, a self-described botanical boutique connecting people with plants and each other, located in the heart of...
Interior designer and event judge Kristin Rocke shares the winning designs from last night's fabulous Fashion Remix 2018. Feature and award photos by Scott Fineshriber.   The IIDA , our interior design community and fashion-lovers came together last evening at the Union Event Center with the biennial Fashion Remix benefiting the...
 Architecture and design buffs, get ready for a month loaded with tours, panels and films. Here’s the lineup: Utah Architecture Week The Utah Center for Architecture (the nonprofit associated with the AIA Utah Chapter) is hosting Utah Architecture Week to explore Utah’s innovative design ideas, businesses and minds. The best part?...