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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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  • Something's Off: Paintings by Harold Garde and Ron Kroutel

    Through November 19, 2021

    The UW Art Museum brings together for the first time, paintings by two prolific artists: Harold Garde and Ron Kroutel. Both paint on a large scale and approach their work similarly as problems to be solved or questions to be answered, though their styles and methods are quite distinctive.

  • Staff Selects

    On View through August 7, 2021

    A special exhibition featuring works from the collection that have been hand-selected by the museum’s staff. Twenty-six individuals working across departments including curatorial, collections, education, administration, security, and custodial, have each chosen a single work from the museum’s collection of over 9,000 objects to share in this exhibition.

  • Seen/Scene: Celebrity Photographs

    On view through August 7, 2021

    Glamorous party photographs, behind-the-scenes images of world-famous artists, and close-up shots of performers are some of the more recent generous donations to the University of Wyoming Art Museum. This exhibition features a number of images featuring celebrities from the 1970s through the 2000s by four renowned photographers: Donna Ferrato, Larry Fink, Ralph Gibson, and Walter Iooss.


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

Upcoming Closure:

  • Labor Day: Saturday, September 4 - Monday, September 6, 2021
  • Thanksgiving Break: Thursday, November, 25- Saturday, November, 27, 2021

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

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