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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

Video: Panel Discussion “The Promise and Peril of Mormon Art”

On May 20, 2015, the BYU Museum of Art hosted an panel of jurists from the LDS Church History Museum’s 10th International Art Competition. These panelists discussed the topic “The Promise and Peril of Mormon Art.” Panelists: Campbell Gray – Director, University of Queensland Art Museum in Brisbane, Australia and former Director, BYU Museum of […]

1:31 PM , June 5, 2015 Comments Off on Video: Panel Discussion “The Promise and Peril of Mormon Art”
Viewer Voices: Kim Schoenstadt: Block Plan Series: Provo

Viewer Voices: Kim Schoenstadt: Block Plan Series: Provo

As part of the exhibition Kim Schoenstadt: Block Plan Series: Provo on display at the MOA until April 18, museum patrons are encouraged to share their memories and experiences about the various Provo landmarks and buildings featured in the installation. Here are some of our favorite comments: “I was 12 when I had my first kiss […]

4:26 PM , March 30, 2015 Comments Off on Viewer Voices: Kim Schoenstadt: Block Plan Series: Provo