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Guest Speaker: Dr. Mark Kenoyer

Thursday, September 18, 2014 | 7:00 PM–8:00 PM

The Indus Civilization, Pakistan and India: New Discoveries of Textiles and Their Legacy
This illustrated lecture, offered in conjunction with the MOA’s exhibition Fabric of Belonging: Exotic Quilts from Pakistan & India will present an overview of the Indus Civilization of Pakistan and Western India, with an emphasis on recent discoveries related to textiles, writing and major craft technologies.

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Guest Speaker: Alison Smith

Thursday, September 25, 2014 | 7:00 PM

Curating the Pre-Raphaelites: Past and Present
Alison Smith, Lead Curator of Nineteenth-Century British Art at London’s Tate Britain museum, will discuss the innovative reinstallation of the world’s premier collection of British Art.

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Contemporary Art Lecture: Mary Henderson

Thursday, October 2, 2014 | 4:00 PM–5:00 PM

Contemporary artist Mary Henderson will address us as part of the MOA’s fall Contemporary Art Lecture Series.

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Open Studio

Saturday, October 4, 2014 | 10:00 AM–12:00 PM

On the first Saturday of each month, families can drop in to the MOA anytime between 10 AM and 12 Noon to participate in Open Studio, a free-choice, self-guided art making experience related to one of the Museum’s current exhibitions. After being presented with a key question about an exhibition theme, family members can create their own unique responses using the art materials provided. All ages are welcome.
 

Registration not required

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Contemporary Art Lecture: Father Terrence Dempsey

Thursday, October 9, 2014 | 4:00 PM–5:00 PM

Join us this fall for our Contemporary Art Lecture Series, featuring talks by artists and professionals from all over the world, film screenings, and speaker panels. Father Terrence Dempsey, Director of the St. Louis University Museum of Contemporary Religious Art and practicing Catholic Priest, will address us in the MOA Auditorium on October 9.

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November Family Programs Registration Opens

Monday, October 20, 2014 | 10:00 AM

The MOA offers a series of popular family programs each month that require advance registration. These programs, Adventures in Art: MOA Family Workshops and Van Gogh to Play Dough: Art for Toddlers give parents and children an opportunity to explore themes in current MOA exhibitions using games, discussion questions, sensory activities, art making activities and storytelling in a small class setting.

Registration for these programs open at 10 AM on the third Monday of the month for classes held the following month (i.e. register in mid-September for October classes).

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Guest Lecture: Lara Beene

Thursday, October 23, 2014 | 7:00 PM–8:00 PM

Join us for a guest lecture by costume designer Lara Beene, held in conjunction with CUT! Costume and the Cinema, now on view through December 6 at the MOA.

More information coming soon!

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Take 5: CUT! Costume and the Cinema

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 | 7:00 PM–7:30 PM

Join us for a new, fast-paced learning program designed to give layers of insight to those interested in learning more about themes in popular MOA exhibitions. On October 29, a line-up of four BYU faculty members will each offer a five-minute talk discussing various perspectives on CUT! Costume and the Cinema followed by a brief panel discussion.

More information coming soon!

Open Studio

Open Studio

Saturday, November 1, 2014 | 10:00 AM–12:00 PM

On the first Saturday of each month, families can drop in to the MOA anytime between 10 AM and 12 Noon to participate in Open Studio, a free-choice, self-guided art making experience related to one of the Museum’s current exhibitions. After being presented with a key question about an exhibition theme, family members can create their own unique responses using the art materials provided. All ages are welcome.
 

Registration not required

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Evening for Educators: Kim Schoenstadt

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 | 6:00 PM–9:00 PM

Experimenting with Observations of Place, Architecture, and Art

This Evening for Educators event will center on themes and methods addressed in Kim Schoenstadt: Block Plan Series: Provo. This fresh contemporary exhibition will feature three-dimensional wall drawings inspired by the architecture and identity of Provo, Utah. Educators will explore the concepts of architecture, local culture, and design as it relates to STEM and social science core standards.

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Contemporary Art Lecture: Jonathan Furmanski

Thursday, November 6, 2014 | 4:00 PM–5:00 PM

Join us this fall for our Contemporary Art Lecture Series, featuring talks by artists and professionals from all over the world, film screenings, and speaker panels. Jonathan Furmanski, Audio/Video Conservator at the Getty, will address us in the MOA Auditorium on November 6.

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November's First Friday: Kim Schoenstadt

Friday, November 7, 2014 | 7:00 PM–10:00 PM

Enjoy free food, fine art, and a fun night out with friends at the BYU Museum of Art, as we celebrate a new exhibition featuring the wall drawing installation Block Plan Series: Provo by contemporary artists Kim Schoenstadt! The artist will be joining us that night, so don’t miss out!

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Contemporary Art Lecture: Gabriel Dawe

Thursday, November 13, 2014 | 4:00 PM–5:00 PM

Join us this fall for our Contemporary Art Lecture Series, featuring talks by artists and professionals from all over the world, film screenings, and speaker panels. Contemporary artist Gabriel Dawe will address us in the MOA Auditorium on November 13.

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Loving Devotion Mini-Symposium

Friday, November 14, 2014 | 9:00 AM–3:00 PM

Join us for the day or just drop in for some of the insightful commentaries that will be offered by a series of scholars and leaders in religious studies and Hinduism. Speakers will discuss themes addressed in the MOA’s exhibition Loving Devotion: Visions of Vishnu.

Keynote: Dr. MV Krishnayya, Emeritus Professor and Chair of Philosophy and Religious Studies, Andhra University
Dr. Charles Nuckolls, Professor, BYU
Greg Wilkinson, Visiting Faculty, BYU
Dr. Ravi Gupta, Charles Redd Chair of Religious Studies, Utah State University
Balaji Sudabattala, Sri Ganesha Temple, South Jordan

More information coming soon!

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December Family Programs Registration Opens

Monday, November 17, 2014 | 10:00 AM

The MOA offers a series of popular family programs each month that require advance registration. These programs, Adventures in Art: MOA Family Workshops and Van Gogh to Play Dough: Art for Toddlers give parents and children an opportunity to explore themes in current MOA exhibitions using games, discussion questions, sensory activities, art making activities and storytelling in a small class setting.

Registration for these programs open at 10 AM on the third Monday of the month for classes held the following month (i.e. register in mid-September for October classes).

Register Here

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