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June 30, 2016

June 30, 2016

Maynard Dixon (1875-1946), Flathead Tepees, 1909, oil on chipboard, 4 11/16 x 7 7/16 inches. Brigham Young University Museum of Art, gift of Herald R. Clark, 1937.                                                         […]

9:42 AM , June 30, 2016 Comments Off on June 30, 2016

Call for…Sticks?

The MOA is considering a possible installation made entirely of wood sticks by an acclaimed contemporary artist. If the MOA moves forward with this potential project, we would need to gather a large amount of local saplings of various sizes, ranging from 2-3″ in diameter and 7′ long to small pencil-sized sticks.  Currently, we are […]

4:47 PM , June 29, 2016 Comments Off on Call for…Sticks?
June 29, 2016

June 29, 2016

Guilliam Collaert, St. Peter, c.1650, etching, 3 9/16 x 2 9/16 inches. Brigham Young University Museum of Art, purchase/gift of the Mahonri M. Young Estate, 1959.   “37 ¶Now when they heard this, they were pricked in their heart, and said unto Peter and to the rest of the apostles, Men and brethren, what shall […]

9:56 AM , June 29, 2016 Comments Off on June 29, 2016

BYU MOA Hires New Curator

The Brigham Young University Museum of Art has hired Dr. Kenneth Hartvigsen as Curator of American Art. The retention of Dr. Hartvigsen was precipitated by the retirement of long-time Curator of American Art, Dr. Marian Wardle, who acted in this role for over 14 years. Dr. Hartvigsen will continue the scholarly legacy of Dr. Wardle, […]

9:20 AM , June 29, 2016 Comments Off on BYU MOA Hires New Curator