Brigham Young University Museum of Art

Brigham Young University Museum of Art The Museum of Art is a place where the heart and mind are brought together to seek knowledge and values, self affirmation and spiritual understanding.
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Admission: Free Museum Hours: Mon, Thurs, Fri: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm Tues, Wed, Sat: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm Sun: Closed MOA Cafe Hours: Mon – Fri: 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Sat – Sun: Closed Closed for University devotional (Tuesdays 10:45 to 11:45 a.m.)

Get ready for another exciting week at the MOA!TONIGHT: Come for our FREE 30-minute Family Home Evening tour at 7:15 PM ...
11/11/2019

Get ready for another exciting week at the MOA!
TONIGHT: Come for our FREE 30-minute Family Home Evening tour at 7:15 PM every Monday. If you can't make it for the guided tour, come for our self-guided tours until 9:00 PM.

On Wednesday at 12:10, Museum Curator Janalee Emmer will present the first public tour of "From the Vault: Highlights from the MOA Collection." This 30-minute tour is free.

And, best of all, Art After Dark is on Friday from 7 - 10! We'll be hosting exclusive art studio activities, live music from local band "The Naked Waiters," and free Hruska's Kolaches! Bring your friends and join us for an awesome evening.

Get ready for an awesome week at the MOA!In addition to our weekly Family Home Evening tour (7:15 P.M. every Monday), we...
11/04/2019

Get ready for an awesome week at the MOA!
In addition to our weekly Family Home Evening tour (7:15 P.M. every Monday), we’re also hosting Associate Professor of Ancient Scripture John Hilton III this Thursday at 7 P.M. Dr. Hilton is a popular speaker who will be providing insight and context on our newest exhibition, "Rend the Heavens: Intersections of the Human and Divine."

Happy Halloween from the MOA! On display now, here's our spooooOOOkiest painting currently on display in "Becoming Ameri...
10/31/2019

Happy Halloween from the MOA! On display now, here's our spooooOOOkiest painting currently on display in "Becoming America."

Image: Claude Buck (1890-1974), War Protest, c.1945, oil on panel, 59 3/4 x 41 3/4 inches. Brigham Young University Museum of Art, gift of Leslie Buck, 1978.

FACT: The BYU Museum of Art has a weekly Family Home Evening tour every Monday at 7:15 P.M.FACT: The official FHE tour e...
10/28/2019

FACT: The BYU Museum of Art has a weekly Family Home Evening tour every Monday at 7:15 P.M.

FACT: The official FHE tour ends at 7:45 P.M. and the free self-guided tours are available all evening until 9:00 P.M.!

OPINION...(FACT): Family Home Evening at MOA is a great way to uplift your family in a fun setting. Come tonight and see for yourselves!

Treat your family with a Family Home Evening they won’t forget. Come to the Museum for a FREE 30 minute guided tour of...
10/21/2019

Treat your family with a Family Home Evening they won’t forget.
Come to the Museum for a FREE 30 minute guided tour of our newest exhibition “Rend the Heavens” at 7:15 P.M. to 7:45 P.M. If you can’t join us for the tour, please pick up our self guided pamphlet at the front desk before 9:00 P.M.!

Brigham Young University Museum of Art's cover photo
10/21/2019

Brigham Young University Museum of Art's cover photo

Remember Art After Dark tonight at 7 PM!Remember we're giving away free Crumbl (mini) cookies!Remember we've got live mu...
10/11/2019

Remember Art After Dark tonight at 7 PM!
Remember we're giving away free Crumbl (mini) cookies!
Remember we've got live music featuring the band Roseburg!

See you there!

Jam.Sticky, sweet.Sticks to the fingers.Poetry.Honest, sweet.Sticks to the soul.Poetry Jam.Tonight at 7:00 P.M.Here at t...
10/10/2019

Jam.
Sticky, sweet.
Sticks to the fingers.

Poetry.
Honest, sweet.
Sticks to the soul.

Poetry Jam.
Tonight at 7:00 P.M.
Here at the MOA.
It's gonna be sweet.

10/09/2019

Another great reason to come to Art After Dark on Friday: the MOA will be closed all day Saturday for building maintenance.

10/09/2019

Gallery Talk: “Rend the Heavens: Intersections of the Human and Divine” with MOA Curator Ashlee Whitaker

10/09/2019

Gallery Talk: "Rend the Heavens: Intersections of the Human and Divine" with curator Ashlee Whitaker!

Get your calendars ready, because we have a packed week!This Wednesday at noon, join us for a unique insight of “Rend ...
10/07/2019

Get your calendars ready, because we have a packed week!

This Wednesday at noon, join us for a unique insight of “Rend the Heavens” as Ashlee Whitaker shows off the essential elements of the exhibition.

Then Thursday, get your groove on for the Third Annual Poetry Jam at 7 P.M. Students and faculty will read their poetry in front of the museum artworks that inspired them!

And on Friday, get set for the spooky season with October’s Art After Dark! Join us for live music from the band Roseburg, free Crumbl cookies, and ONE LAST CHANCE to see “Windswept” by Patrick Dougherty and “Where the River Widens” by Danae Mattes.

Get ready for Art After Dark next Friday!Celebrate the spooky season with the band Roseburg, free refreshments, activiti...
10/04/2019

Get ready for Art After Dark next Friday!

Celebrate the spooky season with the band Roseburg, free refreshments, activities in the galleries, and beautiful artwork in our seven exhibitions.

This is one of the last chances to catch "Windswept" by Patrick Dougherty and "Where the River Widens" by Danae Mattes before they leave October 19!

A haiku:The snaps will echo.Poetry Jam on the 10th.Please bring all your friends. Please join us for our Third Annual Po...
10/04/2019

A haiku:
The snaps will echo.
Poetry Jam on the 10th.
Please bring all your friends.

Please join us for our Third Annual Poetry Jam at the MOA next Thursday at 7:00 P.M.!

Thank you so much to everyone who came to Art After Dark on Friday! Over 3,000 people came to the event, making it our m...
09/23/2019

Thank you so much to everyone who came to Art After Dark on Friday! Over 3,000 people came to the event, making it our most attended Art After Dark ever!

Mark your calendars for our next Art After Dark on Friday, October 11th from 7 P.M. to 10 P.M. Let's see if we can get an even bigger crowd!

Our brand-new exhibition Rend the Heavens: Intersections of the Human and Divine is now open! Join us for special 45-min...
09/16/2019

Our brand-new exhibition Rend the Heavens: Intersections of the Human and Divine is now open! Join us for special 45-minute FHE tours of this stunning exhibition every Monday night at 7:15. The MOA is open until 9 PM on Mondays, so feel free to come enjoy the galleries at your own pace as well.

Image: Minerva Teichert (1888-1976), The First Vision, oil on canvas, 102 x 78 inches. Brigham Young University Museum of Art.

Our newest exhibition, "Rend the Heavens: Intersections of the Human and Divine," is now open!Come and see masterworks f...
09/13/2019

Our newest exhibition, "Rend the Heavens: Intersections of the Human and Divine," is now open!

Come and see masterworks from the MOA's collection of religious art, which spans across many religious backgrounds and faiths.

"Inhale the future, exhale the past." The BYU Museum of Art is hosting Yoga TONIGHT at 6 PM outside in the Sculpture Gar...
09/12/2019

"Inhale the future, exhale the past."

The BYU Museum of Art is hosting Yoga TONIGHT at 6 PM outside in the Sculpture Garden.

For ages 8 and up. All levels of experience are welcome.

Please register here: https://bit.ly/2lJwlQk

Namaste.

Welcome back to campus, Cougars! Add some art to your back-to-school experience with our September events:Wednesday, Sep...
09/05/2019

Welcome back to campus, Cougars! Add some art to your back-to-school experience with our September events:

Wednesday, September 11, 12:10 PM
Gallery Talk in "Becoming America"

Thursday, September 12, 6 PM
Yoga at the MOA

Thursday, September 19, 7 PM
Curator Lecture + Tour: “Putting on a Show: the Making of Becoming America”

Friday, September 20th, 7 - 10 PM
Art After Dark + 25th Anniversary Celebration!

The MOA will be closed on Monday, September 2 in observance of Labor Day. The museum will reopen on Tuesday, September 3...
08/29/2019

The MOA will be closed on Monday, September 2 in observance of Labor Day. The museum will reopen on Tuesday, September 3 with Fall/Winter hours:

Monday, Thursday, Friday — 10 AM – 9 PM
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday — 10 AM – 6 PM
Closed Sunday

Photo: BYU Photo

The MOA will be closed this Wednesday, August 28 from 10 AM - 2 PM for a university event. We will reopen that same day ...
08/26/2019

The MOA will be closed this Wednesday, August 28 from 10 AM - 2 PM for a university event. We will reopen that same day at 2 PM.

08/14/2019

MOA Mini-Tour: Edwin Evans, “Grain Fields” with MOA Educator Philipp Malzl

"Rend the Heavens: Intersections of the Human and Divine" opens next month at the MOA!
08/08/2019
Church News

"Rend the Heavens: Intersections of the Human and Divine" opens next month at the MOA!

A new exhibit at Brigham Young University Museum of Art opens Sept. 13. Displaying art that celebrates the 200th anniversary of the First Vision, it also shows how people continue to connect with the divine today.

07/31/2019

MOA Mini-Tour: “Patrick Dougherty: Windswept” with MOA Director Mark Magleby

Thanks for coming to our special summer Yoga at the MOA class last Friday! Follow us on Facebook or Instagram to be the ...
07/23/2019

Thanks for coming to our special summer Yoga at the MOA class last Friday! Follow us on Facebook or Instagram to be the first to know about our September class!

The Museum of Art will be closed on Wednesday, July 24. Happy Pioneer Day!Image: Minerva Teichert (1888-1976), "Covered ...
07/22/2019

The Museum of Art will be closed on Wednesday, July 24. Happy Pioneer Day!

Image: Minerva Teichert (1888-1976), "Covered Wagon," oil on canvas, 35 1/16 x 17 7/8 inches. Brigham Young University Museum of Art, gift of the Teichert Family Collection, 1997.

07/17/2019

MOA Mini-Tour: Danae Mattes “Where the River Widens” with MOA Curator Janalee Emmer

07/12/2019

MOA Mini-Tour: “Riding the Girder” by Mahonri Young, with MOA Educator Kitsa Behringer

Did you know the MOA offers costume tours for kids ages 7-12? To schedule this free, 30-45 minute tour for your group, c...
07/10/2019
Costume Tours – BYU Museum of Art

Did you know the MOA offers costume tours for kids ages 7-12? To schedule this free, 30-45 minute tour for your group, call us 801-422-1140!

Learn more: http://moa.byu.edu/costume-tours/

Designed for children ages seven to twelve years old, costume tours at the BYU Museum of Art give children the chance to imaginatively explore the setting and context of the MOA’s Permanent Collection of American Art.

07/08/2019
Brigham Young University Museum of Art

Have you visited "Windswept" at the MOA? This stunning installation is a perfect summertime activity!

Discover the magic of Patrick Dougherty's "Windswept" at the BYU Museum of Art. Open now through October 19, 2019.

http://moa.byu.edu/patrick-dougherty-windswept/

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07/03/2019

Gallery Talk: Becoming America

The MOA will be closed on Thursday, July 4. Enjoy celebrating Independence Day and we'll see you for regular hours the r...
07/01/2019

The MOA will be closed on Thursday, July 4. Enjoy celebrating Independence Day and we'll see you for regular hours the rest of the week!

LOVE is (literally) in the air at the MOA today.Photo credit: Tiffany Wixom, MOA Assistant Registrar
06/27/2019

LOVE is (literally) in the air at the MOA today.

Photo credit: Tiffany Wixom, MOA Assistant Registrar

Hooray for Week 1 of Museum Camp! We loved participating in this week of fun with these brilliant teens!
06/21/2019

Hooray for Week 1 of Museum Camp! We loved participating in this week of fun with these brilliant teens!

Week 1 of Museum Camp was a blast!!! We visited every BYU Museum including Art, Paleontology, Special Collections, Peoples and Cultures, and Life Sciences! #byu #museumcamp #2019

06/21/2019

MOA Mini-Tour: Minerva Teichert’s “Immigrants to New York City” with MOA Educator Philipp Malzl

In celebration of our exhibition "In the Arena: The Art of Mahonri Young," we are giving away two copies of this beautif...
06/19/2019
Mahonri Young Book Giveaway

In celebration of our exhibition "In the Arena: The Art of Mahonri Young," we are giving away two copies of this beautiful biography art book about the famous Utah artist.

To enter our giveaway, find us on Instagram (@byumoa) and give us a follow, and then share our latest post about the giveaway.

If you don't have Instagram, you can enter by following this link to enter your email address and we'll randomly select the winners on Friday: https://forms.gle/bR17oKpZS9SG2XLw6

[Instagram and Facebook are not sponsors of this giveaway.]

Enter your email and you're entered to win our giveaway! We will randomly select winners on Friday!

We hope you had a great time at the Family Arts Festival last Friday!Did you know the MOA has more family programming al...
06/17/2019
Kids & Families – BYU Museum of Art

We hope you had a great time at the Family Arts Festival last Friday!

Did you know the MOA has more family programming all year long, including Van Gogh to Play-Dough for toddlers and Open Studio for kids (and kids at heart!)?

Learn more: http://moa.byu.edu/learn/family-programs/

Unlike a traditional museum tour, costume tours allow children ages 7-12 to dress as the subjects from paintings in the newly-opened Becoming America. Participants are encouraged to find their character in the galleries while a docent shares information, stories, and activities about the diverse peo...

This Friday is the Family Arts Festival from 10 AM - 3 PM! Bring the whole family for games, activities, and more!If you...
06/12/2019

This Friday is the Family Arts Festival from 10 AM - 3 PM! Bring the whole family for games, activities, and more!

If you can't make it to the Family Arts Festival, come to Open Studio on Saturday from 11 AM - 1 PM for a fun, free art-making activity!

Curator Ashlee Whitaker was on a recent episode of the Zion Art Podcast discussing the new exhibition "In the Arena: The...
06/06/2019
In The Arena: The Art of Mahonri Young with Ashlee Whitaker

Curator Ashlee Whitaker was on a recent episode of the Zion Art Podcast discussing the new exhibition "In the Arena: The Art of Mahonri Young." Give it a listen here: https://www.zionartsociety.org/podcast/2019/5/29/in-the-arena-mahonri-young-with-ashlee-whitaker?fbclid=IwAR3Mne2r9DDGBeP5r7KLyBs-UKmBGA4Vh3F0kXFmqGBZVmJsDSVqeXceq-k

Ashlee Whitaker is the Head Curator and Roy & Carol Christensen Curator of Religious Art at the Brigham Young University Museum of Art and has just opened a new exhibition on renowned sculptor and artist Mahonri Young. We talk about the exhibition, Young’s life and remarkable circle of influ

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