The Evenings for Educators series is one of the longest-running programs of the StateWide Art Partnership (SWAP). These events are held at locations across the state of Utah and feature speakers, hands-on workshops, and educational materials designed to help teachers integrate art intotheir curriculum. Teachers may receive inservice credit for attending these events.
2016-2017 Evenings for Educators at the BYU Museum of Art
Wednesday, October 12, 2016 | 7 PM
Evening for Educators: It �s My Life: Autobiography & Nostalgia in Art
In this Evening for Educators, we will explore artworks based on artist Rebecca Campbell �s personal life and look at the role nostalgia plays in creating and interpreting autobiographical art, all in conjunction with the exhibition Rebecca Campbell: The Potato Eaters.
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 | 7 PM
Evening for Educators: All Fun and Games? Photography of School Playgrounds Around the World
We will view photographer James Mollison �s diverse images of children playing on school yards from London to Tokyo and explore issues related to play, social conflict, cultural norms, and ideas of individuality & uniformity.