M.C. Escher: Other Worlds

 In 2017, Past Exhibitions

November 17, 2017 – May 19, 2018

“He who wonders discovers that this is in itself a wonder.”

Discover the magic and mystery of M.C. Escher at the BYU Museum of Art at M.C. Escher: Other Worlds, November 17, 2017 – May 19, 2018. All exhibitions at the BYU Museum of Art are free.


In his famous images, M.C. Escher often challenged perceptions of reality. How can a few simple lines fool the eye? How can a surface be both inside and outside or both convex and concave? How does one evoke the feeling of infinity?

Escher would rarely be inspired by his surroundings but rather by the many ideas he was trying to work out in his mind: duality, mirror images, multiple dimensions, relativities, infinity, impossible constructions, to name a few.


Art After Dark Opening Celebration
November 17, 2017
7-10 PM

Take 5 Panel Discussion
January 25, 2018
7 PM

Premier of Original Escher-Inspire Composition by Composer Steve Ricks
February 23, 2018
Time TBA

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