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Lectures and Programs



The UMFA offers a variety of lectures on traveling exhibitions, the permanent collection or visting artists. Please contact the education department for more information 801.581.3580.

Chamber Music Series | FREE
Wednesday, October 8 | 7 pm
Experience the harmonious convergence of music and art with cellist Andy Spears and harpist Virginia Jensen Speirs, University of Utah School of Music alumni.

Yoga at UMFA
Tuesdays, October 21, November 4, 18 | 1-2 pm | FREE
Renowned local yoga instructor Scott Moore will lead a free yoga class in the UMFA's Great Hall. These classes will explore the connections between the practice of yoga and the pieces in Moksha: Photography by Fazal Sheikh, and Krishna: Lord of Vrindavan. Yoga mats provided by University of Utah PEAK Health and Fitness.

Panel Discussion | Moksha: Photography by Fazal Sheikh and Krishna: Lord of Vrindavan | FREE
Thursday, November 6 | 5 pm
University of Utah scholars examine the content and context of Fazal Sheikh's photographs through a variety of perspectives. Panelists are Christine Everaert, assistant professor of languages and literature; Haimanti Bhattacharya, assistant professor of economics; Ewa Wasilewska, associate professor of anthropology and adjunct associate professor in the Middle East Center; and Luke Kelly, UMFA associate curator of antiquities.

Open House | New Narratives: Recent Work by University of Utah Art Faculty | FREE
Wednesday, November 12 | 4-8 pm

Chamber Music Series | FREE
Wednesday, December 10 | 7 pm
Experience the harmonious convergence of music and art as students from the University of Utah School of Music perform in the galleries of the UMFA.


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