MARILYN WALIGORE | BIO
Marilyn Waligore is Professor of Aesthetic Studies / Photography at the University of Texas at Dallas, where she directs the photography program. Waligore received an MFA degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and undergraduate degrees in Art and in English from the University of California-Berkeley.
Her articles on photography have appeared in Leonardo and Photography Quarterly, and she has curated numerous group exhibitions. Her photographs and online media projects have been exhibited widely, including Hong Kong, Spain, Italy, Sweden, Thailand, and venues such as SIGGRAPH, Los Angeles, California, the New York Digital Salon, School of Visual Arts, NYC, Center for Photography at Woodstock, New York, the Silver Eye Center for Photography, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the Houston Center for Photography, Houston, Texas, the Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, Los Angeles, California, the Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, Ohio, Artspace 111 Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas, R02 Gallery, Dallas, Texas, and in Austin, Texas at the Laguna Gloria Art Museum, Women & Their Work, and in the Texas Biennial, at the Mexican American Cultural Center. She is a recipient of grants and awards, including an Artist Fellowship in Visual Arts from the Ohio Arts Council, the Arts Midwest/ National Endowment of the Arts Regional Visual Arts Fellowship in Photography, and the Moss/Chumley North Texas Artist Award in Photography and New Genres. Her work is included in museum collections such as the Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.
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