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1st Amendment: BYU student’s photos back in art show

By |2019-03-07T22:31:22-04:00December 15th, 2008|Blog|

As jayhova pointed out in our comments section, the BYU photographer's pieces have been put back into the art show. Excerpted on the artist's blog, BYU's official statement stated that a "miscommunication" led to the removal of photographs of gay BYU students and a friend/partner/family member. We're glad to see that the pieces will be in the show and they [...]

BYU takes down photos of gay students

By |2016-01-14T16:22:14-04:00December 9th, 2008|Blog|

According to the artist, his series of photographs of gay BYU students and their "support person" (which the artist defined as a family member, friend, or partner)  was taken down from the Fine Art Classes show because "the topic of homosexuality is a bit much for the BYU audience". In his blog, he writes: While I knew this topic would [...]