PROVO — The BYU Museum of Art will replace four paintings in the “Sacred Gifts: The Religious Art of Carl Bloch, Heinrich Hofmann and Frans Schwartz” exhibit Feb. 24.
The last chance patrons will have to see “Sermon on the Mount,” “The Shepherds and the Angel,” “Let the Little Children Come Unto Me” and “Healing of the Blind Man,” all by Danish artist Carl Bloch, will be Feb. 22. Four different Bloch paintings, “Cleansing of the Temple,” “The Denial of Peter,” “Christ on the Cross” and “The Burial,” will then be put on display.
The artwork is on loan from the Frederiksborg Castle in Denmark for the first time. Mette Skougaard, director of the Museum of National History at Frederiksborg, said in a news release that these paintings will never leave Frederiksborg again.
The “Sacred Gifts” exhibit will be closed during daytime hours Feb. 24 while the paintings are installed and will reopen in the evening that day.
Free tickets to see the exhibition are available online at sacredgifts.byu.edu/tickets or by phone at 801-422-8258.
- UTubers: Returned LDS missionary part of...
- LDS missionaries safe in Taiwan after earthquake
- Mormon Mentions: Adam Levine praises The...
- Mormon Taylor Swift look-alike draws national...
- After 3rd round of Hollywood Week on...
- 'Rich and fascinating': New online database...
- LDS Church leaders speak at RootsTech Family...
- Music and the Spoken Word: Choosing to act
- Defending the Faith: Why the question... 35
- Obama at prayer breakfast: 'Jesus is a... 25
- Obama's take on 3 key debates about... 13
- Bernie Sanders disappoints some... 12
- 'A unique insight': Jermaine Sullivan... 7
- New Harmony: Reading the pope's words... 6
- Maintaining faith during LDS Church... 5
- Panthers or Broncos? God does not care 5