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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.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

Creation and Erasure Presentation | Matthew Coolidge, Center for Land Use Interpretation (CLUI)
Friday, September 19 | 5 pm | FREE

Matthew Coolidge, director of the Los Angeles-based Center for Land Use Interpretation (CLUI), will talk about the Bingham Pit and its significance in the perceptual arena of the American landscape. The presentation will be heavily illustrated with images and video. Two CLUI photographs of the 2013 Bingham Canyon Mine landslide are part of Creation and Erasure: Art of the Bingham Canyon Mine, on view May 30-September 28.

Tony Feher: Artist Talk
Thursday, October 2 | 5 pm | FREE

Co-presented with the Department of Art and Art History and the Carmen Morton Christensen Endowment Lecture Series
The Great Hall will remain open after the talk for an exhibition preview.

Chamber Music Series | FREE
Wednesday, October 8 | 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.

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. Panalists 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.

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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