Fall Exhibitions Open at UW Art Museum
September 14, 2010 — The University of Wyoming Art Museum celebrates its fall exhibitions during a free public reception Friday, Sept. 17, from 6-8 p.m.
Exhibitions include: "People of the West: A Collector's Vision, Selections from the Erivan and Helga Haub Collection"; "Iconic Mass Culture: Andy Warhol's Portraits"; "Anne-Karin Furunes: Portraits of Unknowns"; "Binh Danh: Life, Times, and Matters of the Swamp"; and "Home Front on the Frontier: Wyoming during World War I."
Two exhibitions from the permanent collection are also on view at the UW Art Museum. "Cold War in America: Works from the 1950s-1970s, Selections from the Art Museum Collection" highlights various artists and art movements from the time period. "Artists from France: Paintings and Prints from the Art Museum Collection," which opened last summer, will remain on view through Dec. 23.
"Imagine learning from the masters" is a guiding principle of the UW Art Museum's programs. Located in the Centennial Complex at 2111 Willett Drive in Laramie, the museum is open Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and from 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Mondays. Admission is free.
Gerald Cassidy's "Navajo with a Lightning Pattern Blanket," is among the pieces displayed in the UW Art Museum's fall exhibitions. (UW Art Museum)