Marilyn Waligore is Professor of Aesthetic Studies/Photography at the University of Texas at Dallas, where she is the Photography Program Director. 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 digital photography have appeared in Leonardo and Photography Quarterly, and she has curated numerous exhibitions of photography and digital media. Her photographs and online media projects have been exhibited widely, including the City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Circulo de Bellas Artes, Madrid, Spain, the Triennale di Milano, Milan, Italy, Malmo Konsthall, Malmo, Sweden, National Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand, SIGGRAPH, Los Angeles, California, the New York Digital Salon, School of Visual Arts, NYC, Center for Photography at Woodstock, New York, the Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, the Silver Eye Center for Photography, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the Dayton Art Institute, Ohio, the Mexican American Cultural Center (Texas Biennial), the Laguna Gloria Art Museum and Women & Their Work, Austin, Texas. She is a recipient of grants and awards, including Artist Fellowships from the Ohio Arts Council and Arts Midwest/ National Endowment of the Arts, and the Moss/Chumley North Texas Artist Award.