BYU professor, grad student identify Mayan forgeries

French archaeologist Marion Forest and BYU grad student Chloe Burkey worked together to develop a new method of identifying forgeries from authentic ancient Mayan greenstone artifacts.

Library exhibit creates ‘literary snapshot’ of pandemic

Authors, curators and designers collaborated to create a display of pandemic-related short stories on the main level of the Harold B. Lee Library.

BYU grad brings music and art together at Synesthesia art show

A BYU art history graduate is bridging the gap between music and art by putting on her second Synesthesia art show on Jan. 29 and 30 in Orem.

Black voices amplified in photography exhibit

Members of the Black community in Utah and their experiences come to life in the photography exhibit, “The Black Stories Project,” now on display on the fifth floor of the Harold B. Lee Library.

Bean Museum receives sacred blue ducks, expands global collection

The Bean Museum on BYU campus received two blue ducks from the Maori Tribe in New Zealand. They are creating a special exhibit to display the birds that are sacred to the Maori people. The museum also takes a global view as they expand their collection to show animals from all around the world.

Closing this week, ‘A Studio of Her Own’ exhibit features powerful lessons for 2020

Home builders. Survivors. Trend-setters. Fighters. Standing in the gallery of BYU’s Museum of Art, students can almost hear them whispering from the walls. They are 58 remarkable female artists, and their messages of inspiration and hope are featured in the MOA’s “A Studio of Her Own” exhibit, which closes this week.

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