Art Wolfe

(American, born 1951)

Art Wolfe is a Seattle-based nature photographer and environmentalist. He received a bachelor's degree from the University of Washington in Seattle in 1975. His photographic practice has taken him to every continent and focuses on issues of environmental conservation. He has captured an estimated two million images. William Conway, the former president of hte Wildlife Conservation Society, praises Wolfe as “the most prolific and sensitive recorder of a rapidly vanishing natural world."