Anderson Wrangle was born and raised in Houston, Texas. He received his B.A. from the University of the South. After an assistantship at Anderson Ranch Arts Center, he began his graduate studies in the NYU/ICP photography program in 1998. He received his M.F.A from the University of Houston in 2001. He is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Art at Clemson University. Anderson Wrangle has exhibited at the Museu de Arte Moderna do Rio je Janeiro, FotoFest, Lawndale Art Center, SKYDIVE Artspace, and Rudolph Projects/Artscan Gallery, among many others. He has received a 2012 CAAH Seed Grant, and a 2010 Research Grant for his photographic survey of the Savannah River Watershed. He was a finalist for the 2011 Clarence John Laughlin Award and was nominated for the Baum Award, and the ARTHouse Texas Prize in 2008. His work is in the collection of the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston, and the Museu de Arte Moderna do Rio de Janeiro/Coleção Joaquim Paiva.