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High-resolution images are available upon request. Please contact Chandra Fletcher, Marketing Coordinator.

MEDIA VISITS AND PHOTO SHOOTS

The UW Art Museum welcomes journalists and our staff is happy to accommodate press visits with prior arrangement. Please contact Chandra Fletcher, Marketing Coordinator to schedule a visit.

Press Releases


UW Art Museum to Celebrate Summer Solstice June 21

June 4, 2019 ‖ The public is invited to attend the University of Wyoming Art Museum’s annual summer solstice celebration Friday, June 21, from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

UW’s Christensen Participates in Education Program for Museum Leaders

May 20, 2019 ‖ A University of Wyoming Art Museum curator recently participated in the Getty Leadership Institute’s (GLI) NextGen 2019 education program for museum leaders.

Two New Exhibitions Open in June at the UW Art Museum

May 17, 2019 ‖ Two new exhibitions will open the beginning of June at the University of Wyoming Art Museum.

Cuban Artist Pavel Acosta to Visit UW April 9-12

March 25, 2019 ‖ Cuba-born, America-based artist Pavel Acosta will visit the University of Wyoming April 9-12. Several free public events will take place during the artist’s visit.

UW Art Museum Hosts Gallery Walk-Through with Student Award Winners

March 15, 2019 ‖ The University of Wyoming Art Museum will host a free gallery walk-through featuring student award winners from the 44th annual Juried UW Student Exhibition Thursday, March 28, from 6-8 p.m.

Student Art Featured at UW Art Museum Spring Opening Reception Feb. 22

February 4, 2019 ‖ The University of Wyoming Art Museum will feature the 44th annual Juried UW Student Exhibition during a free reception to celebrate the exhibitions for the spring semester Friday, Feb. 22.

UW Art Museum to Host ‘Lunchtime Conversations with Curators’ This Spring

January 29, 2019 ‖ The University of Wyoming Art Museum will host a series of gallery walk-through events monthly on select Wednesdays during UW’s spring semester from 12:10-12:50 p.m.

Martin Luther King Jr. Days of Dialogue Events Scheduled at UW Feb. 3-9

January 28, 2019 ‖ A number of events that tie into the contributions of black women during the civil rights movement to the present are scheduled during the 15th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Days of Dialogue (MLK DOD) Feb. 3-9 at the University of Wyoming.

-- Tuesday, Feb. 5: “Community Healing Practices,” 6-8 p.m., UW Art Museum. Panel discussion and healing trauma through art, yoga and sound therapy sessions.

UW Art Museum’s Vogel Collection to be Exhibited in Entirety for First Time

January 15, 2019 ‖ For the first time, the University of Wyoming Art Museum’s collection of works from the Dorothy and Herbert Vogel national gift program, “Fifty Works for Fifty States,” will be exhibited in its entirety from Feb. 9, 2019-March 21, 2020.

Duo Researches the Intersection of Criminal Law and Museums

November 21, 2018 ‖ University of Wyoming College of Law Professor Darrell Jackson and Nicole Crawford, chief curator and assistant director of the UW Art Museum, have teamed up on a research project that intersects criminal law and museums.

UW Art Museum Hosts Annual Holiday Events Nov. 29-Dec. 1

November 16, 2018 ‖ The University of Wyoming Art Museum will launch the holiday season with the 26th annual Happy Holidays Laramie Festival of Trees Nov. 29-Dec. 1.

UW Art Museum Accepts Works for Juried Student Exhibition

November 14, 2018 ‖ The official call for entries is available online for the University of Wyoming Art Museum’s 44th annual Juried UW Student Exhibition.

UW Art Museum Presents Exhibition, Public Programs by Tibetan-Born Artist Tashi Norbu

October 26, 2018 ‖ Tibetan-born artist and traditionally trained Tibetan thangka painter Tashi Norbu will be in residence at the University of Wyoming Art Museum Nov. 5-8.

UW to Host National Print Conference Oct. 3-6

September 28, 2018 ‖ The 2018 Mid America Print Council (MAPC) conference is coming west. The biennial national symposium will be hosted by the University of Wyoming’s Department of Visual and Literary Arts Oct. 3-6 at the Visual Arts Building.

UW Art Museum to Host ‘Lunchtime Conversations with Curators’ This Fall

August 24, 2018 ‖ The University of Wyoming Art Museum will host a series of gallery walk-through events the first Wednesday of each month during UW’s fall semester from 12:10-12:50 p.m.

Three Exhibitions to Open at UW Art Museum in September

August 22, 2018 ‖ Three new exhibitions will open at the University of Wyoming Art Museum in September.

UW’s Centennial Complex to Celebrate 25th Anniversary Sept. 14

August 16, 2018 ‖ The University of Wyoming Art Museum and American Heritage Center (AHC) will host a public open house to celebrate the 25th anniversary of their shared building, the Centennial Complex, Friday, Sept. 14, from 1-4 p.m.

Printmaking Exhibitions to Open at UW Art Museum Aug. 25

August 14, 2018 ‖ A new exhibition, “Highpoint Editions: Contemporary Prints,” will open Saturday, Aug. 25, at the University of Wyoming Art Museum.

Sharon Louden Installation to be on Display at UW Art Museum

July 27, 2018 ‖ Renowned artist, educator and advocate for the arts Sharon Louden will be in-residence at the University of Wyoming Art Museum to install a new suspended, temporary custom sculpture in the Centennial Complex lobby Aug. 6-17.

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