Evening for Educators

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 into their 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.