American, b. 1976

Solo Exhibitions 2020 Ritual for a Changing Planet,The University of Kentucky Art Museum,USA 2020 Quinhagak: Works between 2015-2019, Biennale Fotografia Femminile, Italy 2018 Sámi,Walking With Reindeer, The American Swedish Historical Museum, USA 2017 Nature:Healing:Human: A Work In Progress, Full Circle Fine Art, USA 2016 People of the Horse, Galleri Kontrast, Sweden 2016 Sámi,Walking With Reindeer, Gimaajii Gathering Place Gallery, USA 2015 Sámi,Walking With Reindeer, Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Reggio Calabria, Italy 2014 Language of the Land: The bonds of humans and animals, Fotorama, Serbia 2013 Sámi, Walking With Reindeer, Galleri Kontrast, Sweden 2013 Ctrl+P: Photography, Sámi, The People Who Walk With Reindeer, Catherine Edelman Gallery, USA 2012 Sámi, The People Who Walk With Reindeer, The Half King, New York, USA 2012 Northern Visitant Diaries Ajtte Museum, Sweden 2011 Northern Visitant Diaries, Gällivare Museum, Sweden 2008 Young Blood, Scandinavian Photo, Bankeryd, Sweden 2008 Young Blood, Redux Gallery, New York, USA 2005 The Hunt, Redux Gallery, New York, USA

Group Exhibition 2020 Art Remedy, Miami Art Week Reimagined, USA 2020 Women: A Century of Change, National Geographic Museum, USA 2019 Women's Work, Full Circle Fine Art, USA 2018 Bridging Two Worlds, Morbid Anatomy Library, New York, USA 2017 Like A Horse, Fotografiska Museum, Stockholm, Sweden 2017 Nature- Healing- Man, Kallisto, New Mexico, USA 2016 Sámi, Walking With Reindeer & The Sami Reindeer People of Alaska, Nordia House 2016 Take Aim, Northlight Gallery at Arizona State University, USA 2015 Umbria Worldfest, Festival, Foligno, Italy 2015 Fotoleggendo,Festival, Rome, Italy 2015 Emerging, Annenberg Center for Photography, Los Angeles, USA 2014 People of the Horse, Photoville, Brooklyn, New York 2014 Sámi, Walking With Reindeer &The Sami Reindeer People of Alaska, Minnesota Discovery Center 2013 Women of Vision, National Geographic Photographers on Assignment, USA Traveling 2013 A Tree Within, Gotham West Gallery, NY, USA 2013 Circuit, Fotografia Documental Barcelona, Sámi, The People That Walk With Reindeer, Spain 2013 Neiges de Culture, Sámi, The People That Walk With Reindeer, Serre Chevalier, France 2012 Looking at Ourselves: Portraits featured on Lenscratch, Guate Photo Festival, Guatamala 2012 Visa pour l’Image, Sámi, The People That Walk With Reindeer, Perpignan, France 2012 National Geographic Unpublished, National Geographic Museum, Washington DC, USA 2012 Women in Multimedia, Spazio Labo’|Center of Photography, Bologna, Italy 2011 The Collector’s Guide to New Art Photography Vol. 2, Chelsea Art Museum, New York, NY, USA 2010 Flash Forward, The Magenta Foundation, Toronto, Canada 2010 2nd Lumix Festival for Young Photojournalism, Fotofestival Hannover, Hannover, Germany 2010 Projections of Reality, Objective Reality Foundation, Red October, Moscow, Russia 2010 31 Women in Art Photography, Humble Arts Foundation, Affirmation Arts, New York, USA 2010 Road to Nowhere, FotoFest, Houston, USA 2010 American Youth, Redux Pictures, Rochester Institute of Technology, New York, USA 2009 Outwin Boochever Portrait Exhibition, National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, USA 2009 American Youth, Redux Pictures, Fovea Exhibitions, New York, USA 2009 American Youth, Redux Pictures, LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph, Virginia, USA 2009 American Youth, Redux Pictures, New York Photo Festival, New York, USA 2009 Loaded: Hunting Culture in America, Columbia College, Chicago, USA 2009 New Jersey State Arts Council Fellowship Exhibition, Visual Arts Center, New Jersey, USA 2009 Pause to Begin, Gallery Kuntsler, Booksmart Studio, Rochester, New York 2008 World Press Photo, Traveling Exhibition, 80 Cities World Wide 2008 6×6, Rooke Gallery, Johannesburg,  South Africa 2007 The Living Room, Randall Scott Gallery, Washington DC, USA 2005 6 Part 2, SPAS Gallery, Rochester, New York, USA 2004 A Study of Contemporary Landscape and Nature Photography, Thomas Werner Gallery, USA 2003  Instates, Galerie H. Kolmann, Vienna, Austria 2003  Photographers, Redux Gallery, New York, New York, USA 2001  The Portrait Show, New Image Art Gallery, Los Angeles, California, 2001  For Adults Only, East Ashland Gallery, Phoenix, Arizona, USA 2000  National Juried Competition, Soho Photo, New York, New York, USA

Grants/Fellowships/Awards 2020 Eliza Scidmore Award Recipient 2017 National Geographic Fellow 2010  Lois Roth Endowment Recipient 2009  Fulbright Fellow 2009  Women in Photography/Lightside Grant Recipient 2008  World Press Photo Award 2007  New Jersey State Arts Council Fellowship 2006  ASME National Magazine Award Nomination for ‘The Hunt’ 2006  Photo District News 30 1997  Eddie Adams Workshop

Books/Catalogues Contributed To 2019 "Women" The National Geographic Image Collection, Inside/Cover 2017 "Like A Horse"Sophie Mörner, inside 2016 "Yellowstone, A Journey Through America’s Wild Heart" David Quammen, inside 2015 "40 Ans De Photojournalisme Generation Agences" Michel Setboun, inside 2014 "High Tails" Capricious, inside 2013 “Women of Vision, National Geographic Photographers on Assignment” National Geographic 2013 “Sami, Walking With Reindeer” Monograph, Erika Larsen 2013 “Trunk Volume II: Blood” Trunk Books, inside 2012 “Photographs Not Taken, A Collection of Photographers’ Essays” Daylight/Will Steacy 2011 “The Collector’s Guide to New Art Photography Vol. 2″ Humble Arts Foundation, inside 2010 “The Mercy Project, Inochi” Mado-sha, Japan, inside 2010  “Contemporary U.S. Photography” Vol 1, FotoFest, inside 2009  “Imperial” William Vollmann, Viking, cover 2009 “Pause to Begin” inside 2009  “American Youth” Contrasto, cover, inside 2008  “6*6” Society of Photographers, 6 image monograph 2008  “Zacharie L’escarcelle” Laffont, cover 2007  “The Back Nine” Knopf, cover 2005  “Chip Kidd, Book One” Rizzoli, inside 2004  “Good Faith” Anchor, cover 2003  “Generations in Time” Common Ground World Project, all images 2003  “The Education of Lieutenant Kerry” St. Martin’s Press, author 2002  “Secrets of the City” Silver Lining Books, all images 2002  “Hazmat” Knopf, cover 2002  “Shelter” Vintage, cover

Lectures/Seminars 2020 In Conversation, National Geographic Storytellers Summit 2020 Panel, 400 Years: Native American Rights and Rulings Since The Mayflower, Old Dominion University, USA 2020 Artist Talk, HUMO - Proyectos de Fotografía, Chile 2020 Artist Talk, Ritual, Robert C. May Photography Lecture Series, University of Kentucky Art Museum, USA 2020 Panel, Women's Leadership with Susan Goldberg, Maye Musk, Olasimbo Sojinrin, Naples Next 2019 Artist Talk, Ritual, Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas, Peru 2019 Panel, National Geographic's Women of Impact, National Geographic Live, USA 2017 Panel Talk/ Treasures From the Tundra, National Geographic Live, USA 2016 Artist Talk/ On Assignment, OPTIC, USA 2016 Artist Talk/ Sami, Walking With Reindeer, Sami Cultural Center, USA 2015 Artist Talk/ The Sàmi of Northern Scandinavia, Morbid Anatomy Museum, USA 2014 Artist Talk/ People of the Horse, National Geographic Live, USA 2014 Artist Talk/ Sami, Professional Women Photographers, USA 2014 Artist Talk/Humans and Animals: An Ancient Bond, National Geographic Live, USA 2014 Artist Talk/Women of Vision, National Geographic Live, USA 2014 Artist Talk/Sami, FotoFusion, USA 2013 Artist Talk, Gallery Kontrast, Sweden 2013 Panel Discussion/ Women of Vision, National Geographic Live, USA 2012 Artist Talk/Sami, The Half King, USA 2011 Artist Talk/Sami, The Annenberg Space for Photography, USA 2010 Artist Talk/Sami, Polar Fokus, Norway 2010 Artist Talk/Sami with Lars Wilumeit, vfg Bildersoiree, Switzerland 2010 Artist Talk/American Youth, Rochester Institute of Technology, USA 2009 Artist Talk/American Youth, Minneapolis Photo Center, USA 2009 Artist Talk/Young Blood, Nordens Fotoskolan,Sweden 2009 Artist Talk/Hunting Culture in America, Columbia College, USA 2009 Artist Talk/Women in Photography SUNY Empire State, USA 2009 Artist Talk/Portfolio Development, School of Visual Arts, USA 2009 Artist Talk/Portfolio Development, Fashion Institute of Technology, USA 2009 World Press Photo, USC Annenberg, USA 2008 Artist Talk/Camera Club of New York, USA 2008 World Press Photo, Gallery Kontrast, Sweden 2008 World Press Photo, Objective Reality Foundation, Russia

University/Workshops/Mentorships Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas- Visiting Lecturer National Geographic Photo Camp- Instructor 20 Fotógrafos- Bolivia-Instructor Santa Fe Photographic Workshops- Instructor National Geographic Society -Mentor Blue Ocean Workshop/Reggio Calabria- Instructor Palm Beach Photographic Center/Fotofusion-Instructor National Geographic Student Expeditions-Expert The Missouri Photo Workshop 66-Team Leader Eddie Adams Workshop-Team Leader National Geographic Expeditions-Expert

Reviews 2013 Wisuri, Marlene. "Sami, Walking With Reindeer" Book Review, Baiki 2013 Fredrickson, Lori. “Master of Full Immersion Photography: Erika Larsen" American Photo. October 2013  Minton, Eric. “It’s Only Natural, Erika Larsen.” Professional Photographer. April 2012  Sanchez, Ivan. “La conexión con la muerte y la vida es universal, Erika Larsen.” 2012 “Erika Larsen” Blink Magazine. April 2012 “Washing Dishes, Herding Reindeer” New York Times Lens Blog. January 2011 “For Scandinavia’s Sami People, Reindeer Still Reign” NPR 2011 “Wish You Were Here?” Phaidon Online. September 2010 Risch, Connor “Cultural Immersion, Herd Mentality” Photo District News. August 2009 “A Conversation With Erika Larsen” NYMPHOTO. October 2009 “Fresh, Erika Larsen” Communication Arts. July/August 2009 “Sami, The People” Women in Photography. July 2009 “Zu Hause beim Weihnachtmann” Du Magazine. December/January 2008 “Young Blood” Women in Photography. August 2008 “Girls and Boys Come Out To Pray.” The London Sunday Times Magazine. March 2006 Aherns, Tina. “The Fall of Nature.” OjodePez. Fall : Issue 08 2006 Beem, Edgar Allen. “Not Your Grandfathers Field & Stream.”  Photo District News. June 2006 Defoore, Jay. “PDN 30 Emerging Photographers to Watch.” Photo District News. March 2005 Thompson, Kalee. “Seeing The Humanity in America’s Blood Sports.” The Villager. December

Education 1999 MFA in Computer Graphics/ Animation. Rochester Institute of Technology 1997 BFA in Photography. Rochester Institute of Technology