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Placing Art at the Center of Learning

The University of Wyoming Art Museum presents and collects world-class art and objects by regional, national and international artists, and art from the American West.

As an academic museum and a leader in the arts, the University of Wyoming Art Museum concentrates on furthering programs that engage students and visitors in discussions that broaden an understanding of diverse perspectives, viewpoints, and cultures.

Through its Museum as Classroom approach, the University of Wyoming Art Museum places art at the center of learning for all ages, supports the academic mission of the University, assists in preparing our future workforce with essential skills, and enhances the cultural life of Wyoming’s citizens and visitors.


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  • 46th Annual Juried UW Student Exhibition

    Awards Announcement

    The University of Wyoming Art Museum would like to congratulate those students that received awards for their work in the 46th Annual Juried UW Student Exhibition. This year, 35 students submitted 100 works of art for review. Of those, 49 pieces were selected from 35 artists. During the night of the virtual awards ceremony, college deans, the Art Museum National Advisory Board, businesses, individuals, Student Art League, and the juror presented 35 scholarship and purchase awards cumulatively valued at over $12,000 to students of their choosing.

  • Women in Wyoming: Portraits and Interviews of Women Who Shape the West

    On View through July 17, 2021

    A powerful collective of contemporary female role models -- from artists to politicians, ranchers, authors, businesswomen and community stewards. Their 22 stories celebrate the achievements, power, and learned wisdom of Wyoming women today.

  • The West on Horseback: From The UW Art Museum Collection

    On view through July 31, 2021

    This exhibition explores various representations of an iconic and enduring symbol of the American West: the horse.



Bill Gollings coloring book page. The page depicts artwork from the Art Museum's collection.

Coloring Book Pages from Artworks in the Collection

Giddy-up with this inspiring Bill Gollings coloring book page. You can now download this and other coloring book pages from artworks in the Art Museum's collection. Artists of all ages are invited to slow down and relax by coloring, and exploring your own expressive colors and patterns.

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image of "In the Tetons" zoom meeting background with Art Museum logo

Zoom Meeting Backgrounds

Looking for the perfect background for your Zoom meetings? Immerse yourself in works of art from the UW Art Museums's collection!

Reminder: UW Art Museum images are copyrighted and are offered here for personal use only.

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Tuesday – Friday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Closed Saturday, Sunday & Monday

Upcoming Closure:

  • Memorial Day: Monday, May 31, 2021
  • Independence Day: Monday, July 5, 2021

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2111 East Willett Drive
Laramie, WY 82071
Phone: (307) 766-6622

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