Albany County News

Mobile Sketchbook Project Comes to Laramie

Thousands of handmade sketchbooks from around the world can be seen at the family-friendly Sketchbook Project Mobile Library Saturday, Aug. 16, from 1-5 p.m. at Laramie’s First Street Plaza. The project is sponsored by the University of Wyoming Art Museum, Wyoming Arts Council, Albany County School District 1 (ACSD), Laramie Parks and Recreation, and the city of Laramie.... Continue Reading
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UW Author Wins International PEN Book Award

University of Wyoming Department of English Lecturer Nina McConigley is the recipient of a $5,000 PEN Open Book Award. The prestigious international organization announced the winners Wednesday. McConigley’s collection of short stories, titled “Cowboys and East Indians,” was one of two PEN Open Book Awards given.... Continue Reading
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Exhibits At The University Of Wyoming Art Museum

This is the final week to see the exhibitions, “Starstruck: The Fine Art of Astrophotography,” and “Cyrus Baldridge: An American Artist in China” at the University of Wyoming Art Museum. The exhibitions will close Saturday, Aug. 2. “Starstruck: The Fine Art of Astrophotography” is among the first major exhibitions to explore astrophotography as an art genre and, together with its attendant catalogue, presents new scholarship in this rapidly-evolving field.... Continue Reading