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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.

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 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.

Romanticism in Art and Music | FREE
Wednesday, February 18 | 5 pm
A talk by Catherine Mayes, assistant professor of musicology, University of Utah School of Music, presented in conjunction with the Utah Symphony | Utah Opera The Romantics Cultural Festival.


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