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Video: Norman Rockwell at the MOA

Watch this beautiful video from University Communications all about the exhibition, American Chronicles: The Art of Norman Rockwell.

11:55 AM , January 21, 2016 Comments Off on Video: Norman Rockwell at the MOA

Eight Things You Didn’t Know About Norman Rockwell

Because the Rockwell excitement is alive and well here at the MOA, we’re sharing a few things you didn’t know about the American artist, Norman Rockwell. Did you know that Norman Rockwell served stateside in the Navy during World War 1. Norman Rockwell’s first cover for the Saturday Evening Post​ was published in 1916, when […]

5:36 PM , January 20, 2016 Comments Off on Eight Things You Didn’t Know About Norman Rockwell

Guest Lecture by Ruby Bridges

It is an amazing experience to hear from a Civil Rights icon and American hero, which is why hundreds of students and patrons lined outside the BYU Museum of Art on Thursday, November 19, for the chance to hear from Ruby Bridges. At the young age of six, Ruby Bridges was one of the first […]

4:21 PM , November 24, 2015 Comments Off on Guest Lecture by Ruby Bridges

MOA Masterpiece Celebrates Another Decade in the Collection

As a museum, when someone calls and says they have a Rembrandt painting that they want to donate, how do you respond? BYU Museum of Art Assistant Director Ed Lind, who answered such a phone call, admitted to being a bit incredulous. He said, “We occasionally get calls at the museum from individuals who own […]

2:49 PM , November 2, 2015 Comments Off on MOA Masterpiece Celebrates Another Decade in the Collection