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Exhibitions

On View

Tashi Norbu: Tibetan Live Painting Performance

November 6, 2018 – July 27, 2019
Rotunda Gallery

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Image: Tashi Norbu (Tibetan/Indian/Belgian, b. 1974), Spaciousness in Mind, acrylic and ink on canvas, 72 x 144 inches, gift of the artist

On View

The Floating World: Printmaking Techniques in Japanese Ukiyo-e

September 8, 2018 – March 23, 2019
Boyle Gallery

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Image: Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760-1849), Poem by Yamabe no Akahito from the Series One Hundred Poems Explained by the Nurse, ca. 1835-1836, woodblock print on rice paper, 9-7/8 x 14-1/2 inches, friends of the UW Art Museum purchase, 1983.14


On View

Indigenous Mapping: Collecting Truths

September 4, 2018 – March 23, 2019
South One Gallery

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Image: Corwin Clairmont (American Indian – Confederate Salish and Kootanai Tribal Nation, b. 1947), North Crow Canyon, 2017, collograph, relief, chine colle, bronzing powder on BFK Rives paper, 8 x 20 inches, gift of Melanie Yazzie, 2018.4.2

On View

Sharon Louden: "Windows" at the University of Wyoming Art Museum

august 18, 2018 – August 2020
Entrance Hall

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Image: Sharon Louden: "Windows" at the University of Wyoming Art Museum
75 sheets of 24 x 96" highly-reflective raw aluminum, colored and anodized aluminum, monofilament, glue, steel screws, 20' (h) x 45.9' (l) x 27' (w), spanning 600sqft, 3,870 ft3, 2018(Sharon Louden)


On View

25 Years of Collecting: The UW Art Museum Collection

June 16, 2018 – January 26, 2019 | Section I
Friends and Colorado Galleries
July 28, 2018 – January 26, 2019 | Section II
Chicago and East Galleries

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Image: Don Wiest (American, 1909-1995), Trees at Brooklyn Lake, Snowy Range, 1966, watercolor, 5-11/16 x 8-1/4 inches, gift of Mrs. Donald K. Wiest, 2005.2.6

On View

Pat Guthrie Teaching Gallery Exhibition

  • Honors 4151 special topics: We Are What We Eat

  • Classics/English 4270: Classical Epic Poetry

  • Honors 4151 special topics: Stealing Culture 

  • Latina/o Studies 1101 First Year Seminar: Latina/o Popular Culture

January 19 – May 18, 2019
Pat Guthrie Teaching Gallery

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Image: Harold Eugene Edgerton (American, 1903-1990), Milk Drop Coronet, 1957, Photograph (dye transfer photograph) - chromogenic print, 17-7/16 x 13-1/8 inches, 1986.49


Coming Soon!

The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection: Fifty Works for Wyoming

Feburary 9, 2019 – March 21, 2020
Chicago and East Galleries

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Image: Richard Francisco (American, b. 1942), Sixty – Seven and a Half Inches from the Floor, 1978, enamel and acrylic on balsa wood, 9-1/4 x 11-9/16 x 5-3/8 inches, 2009.4.8

Coming Soon!

44th Annual Juried University of Wyoming Student Exhibition

Feburary 23, 2019 – May 18, 2020
Friends and Colorado Galleries

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Image: 43rd Annual Juried University of Wyoming Student Exhibition, installation view, University of Wyoming Art Museum, 2018

Exhibitions Overview

The University of Wyoming Art Museum’s exhibitions brings the world of art to Wyoming to support the academic mission of the University of Wyoming, provide original resource material for students of all ages, and enhance the cultural life of Wyoming’s citizens and visitors.

The Art Museum features an average of 15-17 exhibitions annually. Exhibitions include art and objects curated from the permanent collection, contemporary art by regional, national and international artists, and art from the American West. Exhibitions rotate generally on a semester schedule, allowing professors to incorporate original artwork into their curriculum and providing access for students to view and use the exhibitions as a resource for original research and scholarship. 


Upcoming Exhibitions


Past Exhibitions

2018 Archive

Previous Years

2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 
2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 
2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003

Ongoing Exhibitions

Several exhibitions are scheduled on an ongoing basis.



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