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Krista Schlyer

Krista Schlyer

Artist Information

Prince George's County
Artistic Category

Literary Arts, Visual Arts

Artist Bio

Krista Schlyer is a photographer and writer living in the Mount Rainier, Maryland. Her work has been published by BBC, The Nature Conservancy, High Country News, Ranger Rick, National Parks and Sierra. Schlyer is the author of three books including Continental Divide: Wildlife, People and the Border Wall, winner of the 2013 National Outdoor Book Award. She is also the 2014 recipient of the Sierra Club’s Ansel Adams Award for Conservation Photography and the 2015 Vision Award, from the North American Nature Photographers Association. Schlyer’s newest book, Almost Anywhere, recently released by Skyhorse Publishing, chronicles a road trip to America’s national parks and wilderness areas.