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'We Could Be Heroes' exhibition at BYU's Museum of Art

It could be tempting to regard "We Could Be Heroes" — the contemporary art exhibition on display at the BYU Museum of Art — as merely a playful collection of both recognizable and novel superheroes and monsters. Yes, the exhibit is fun for visitors of all ages — but its themes are also challenging and complex and will be meaningful and familiar to many LDS visitors.

By utilizing the images of heroes found in comic books (think Captain America or Spiderman) and other popular media, the exhibition examines humanity's fascination with heroes and monsters and the perpetual — and very real — battle between right and wrong.

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