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Branding the American West: Call For Papers

Branding the American West Symposium March 4-5, 2016 Brigham Young University Museum of Art   The Brigham Young University Museum of Art announces an upcoming symposium to be held Friday and Saturday, March 4-5, 2016, in conjunction with the exhibition “Branding the American West: Paintings and Films 1900-1950.” This interdisciplinary symposium seeks to expand upon […]

1:41 PM , August 7, 2015 Comments Off on Branding the American West: Call For Papers
Shaping America Closed For One More Week

Shaping America Closed For One More Week

The Physical Facilities Electric shop is replacing the lighting for the majority of the 3rd floor (main floor) of the MOA. The Shaping America exhibition and religious wing will be closed during this time. This project will occur from Monday, July 27 – Friday, August 7. The MOA Cafe and 2nd floor galleries will remain open. The […]

3:48 PM , July 23, 2015 Comments Off on Shaping America Closed For One More Week

Press Conference: Carl Bloch’s “The Mocking of Christ”

On Thursday, June 4, 2015, the BYU Museum of Art proudly presented for the first time the Museum of Art’s newest acquisition and addition to the permanent collection of the Museum, Carl Bloch’s The Mocking of Christ. The BYU Museum of Art press conference and unveiling of the painting is below.

11:36 AM , June 11, 2015 Comments Off on Press Conference: Carl Bloch’s “The Mocking of Christ”
Introduction: A Tradition of Adaptation

Introduction: A Tradition of Adaptation

In conjunction with the exhibition Weaving the Unexpected: Navajo Pictorials from the Lucke Collection, the graduate curatorial students involved in creating the exhibition each submitted an essay to be compiled into a book of the same name as the exhibition. This book is available for purchase at the MOA Store. Here we feature one of […]

11:16 AM , June 11, 2015 Comments Off on Introduction: A Tradition of Adaptation