About Art Wolfe

Biography

“I feel that I was destined to be a storyteller through the photographic medium, and I don’t take that lightly.” – Art Wolfe

Over the course of his 30-year career, Art Wolfe has worked on every continent and in hundreds of locations. His stunning images interpret and record the world´s fast-disappearing wildlife, landscapes and native cultures and are recognized throughout the world for their mastery of color, composition and perspective.

Art has been honored many times for his contribution to the photographic arts. In 2013, the North American Nature Photography Association presented him with their Lifetime Achievement Award. He has also received the Photographic Society of America Progress Medal, the Eisenstadt Award for Magazine Photography, the National Audubon Society’s Rachel Carson Award and is an Honorary Fellow of the Royal Photographic Society.

The son of commercial artists, Art was born in Seattle and still calls the city home. He spends nearly nine months a year traveling, and also donates performances and work to environmental and educational groups every year.

Art Wolfe has traveled the world.