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Art and Art History Program

Department of Visual & Literary Arts

Visual Arts Building, Room 110

1000 E. University Ave.

Dept. 3138

Laramie, WY 82070

Phone: (307) 766-3269

Email: faoffice@uwyo.edu

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Art and Art History Program

Rachel Sailor

Associate Professor: Art History

Email: rsailor@uwyo.edu • Office: VA 103

B.A., Oregon Sate University.
M.A., University of Oregon.
Ph.D., University of Iowa, 2007.

 

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Rachel Sailor (Ph.D. University of Iowa) has published extensively and lectured internationally on the history of photography in the American West. Her first book: Meaningful Landscapes: Landscape Photographers in the Nineteenth-Century American West (UNM Press, 2014) won an award of excellence from the local historical society as well as a “Best Book on the West” award from History Colorado. In 2014 Sailor received a Georgia O’Keeffe Research Center Stipend in American Art for a five month residency in conjunction with her new book project: Pictorialism in the American West: 1900-1950. In 2017, Sailor was awarded a Terra/Fulbright for research and teaching in Luxembourg.

Previous to the University of Wyoming, Sailor taught at the University of Texas at Tyler. She teaches nineteenth and twentieth-century European art, American art, American Modernism and seminar courses on Art of the American West and American Photography.

Contact Us

Art and Art History Program

Department of Visual & Literary Arts

Visual Arts Building, Room 110

1000 E. University Ave.

Dept. 3138

Laramie, WY 82070

Phone: (307) 766-3269

Email: faoffice@uwyo.edu

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