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New Murals Installed into Redesigned LDS Church History Museum

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An exciting event is taking place as I write this; the LDS Church History Museum, located on North Temple and West Temple in Salt Lake City, in undergoing a redesign of all its interior exhibits. The new exhibits include new … Continue reading

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Mural of “The Restoration” by LA Ramsey Found and Restored

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The painting is among the most recognized in Mormon Art; The delivering of the plates of the Book of Mormon to Joseph Smith by the Angel Moroni by Lewis A. Ramsey. This video is about the incredible story of the … Continue reading

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Minerva Teichert’s “Pioneers” Has Previous Poor Quality Art Restoration Redone

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Pioneers by Minerva Teichert is actually part of a pair of huge paintings that hang in the LDS Museum of Church history and Art. This painting on canvas reflects the great quality of early Mormon art by the turn of … Continue reading

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Important Mormon Art – The Earliest Portraits of Joseph Smith

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People have often wondered “exactly” what did Joseph Smith look like. There are no photos we can be sure are him, though every once in awhile someone digs up an image of a young man that they proclaim is the … Continue reading

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