Robert Barrett, a professor in the visual arts department at BYU teaching illustration, will be speaking at the Villa Playhouse Theater in Springville on Sunday at 7:30 p.m.
A prominent artist, having worked in the field for several years as both an in-house and freelance illustrator, Barrett has exhibited his work in both local and national judged art shows. He has received several awards including the Karl G. Maeser teaching award and has studied art at the Academy of Arts in Berlin, Germany.
Some of his creative work has been illustrations for Gerald Lund’s book “The Work and the Glory,” along with 20 works featured in an Ensign article on the life of Christ by Jay Todd. He has also done cover illustrations for the Author Roberta Kells Dorr.
The Villa Playhouse Theater is at 254 S. Main. Call for reservations 489-3088