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MOA Pays Tribute to Retiree Dawn Pheysey

MOA Pays Tribute to Retiree Dawn Pheysey

Our friend and colleague, Curator of Religious Art Dawn Pheysey, has retired after devoting more than twenty-two years to the Museum of Art and its collections. Her unflinching dedication and stellar accomplishments will continue to have far-reaching impact on the MOA—its programs, exhibitions, personnel, and patrons. Dawn received her MA in Art History and Curatorial […]

New Head of Education Brings Experience, Love of Arts

New Head of Education Brings Experience, Love of Arts

Recently hired as the new Head of Education for the Brigham Young University Museum of Art (MOA), BYU alumna Janalee Emmer is excited to share her passion for art with the university and the community. Emmer’s education and experience has prepared her well for this opportunity. Before returning to BYU, she was an art history […]

Eager Volunteers Help

Eager Volunteers Help “Paint the MOA”

When the BYU Museum of Art (MOA) Curator of Contemporary Art Jeff Lambson asked intern Sarah Carrigan to help recruit and coordinate volunteers for an upcoming exhibition installation with California-based artist Kim Schoenstadt this past summer, nobody was certain how much work it would take to recruit the anticipated volume of volunteers needed to complete […]

New exhibition of 3D wall drawings inspired by Provo

New exhibition of 3D wall drawings inspired by Provo

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contemporary exhibition on view at BYU MOA features 3D wall drawings inspired by architecture, identity of Provo PROVO, UT – Fresh on the heels of being named the nation’s second “Best Place to Live” by Outside Magazine, Provo will find its unique identity, architecture and industry the subject of a new contemporary […]