1956 Born, Denver, CO


2001 Cancer Lifeline Collaborative Art Project, Seattle Arts Commission
1994 8th Annual Willard Van Dyke Memorial Grant, New Mexico Council on Photography, , New Mexico Council on Photography
1994 New Interpretations of National Parks Project, Chairman's Action Grant, National Endowment for the Arts
1990 Hoo-hoogam Ki: Beyond Pueblo Grande Collaborative Art Project, Phoenix Arts Commssion
1987 Graduate Student Research Development Program Grant, Arizona State University
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Solo Exhibitions

2003 In Exchange: Family Owned Grocery Stores in New Mexico, Palace of the Governors, Museum of New Mexico
2000 Never Say Good Bye: The Albuquerque Rephotographic Survey Project, Albuquerque Museum, Albuquerque, NM
2000 New Work, Milhoan Gallery, Vail, CO
1991 Signs of Life, The Light Factory, Charlotte, NC
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Group Exhibitions

2004 Unheard Voices Speak Out: 2000-2004, Some Gallery of Santa Fe,
2003 Once Upon a Time: When the Fairy Tale Ends, Center for Photography at Woodstock, Woodstock, NY
2001 Faculty Exhibition, Visual Arts Gallery, Santa Fe Community College, NM
2001 Group Show, Gallery Sink, Denver, CO
1997 The Willard Van Dyke Memorial Award, Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe, NM
1996 Curatorial Selections: Acquisitions to the Historic, Contemporary and Photographic Collections, Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe, NM
1995 The Fabulous Fountain: Found Art in Santa Fe Collections, Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM
1993 Magic Silver, University of Northern Iowa, Gallery of Art, Cedar Falls, IA
1993 Photo National, Zoller Gallery, Pennsylvania State University, PA
1992 Photograph As: Urban Scape/Rural Scape, Downey Museum of Art, Downey, CA
1991 US Biennial 4, Museum of Art, University of Oklahoma, Norman OK
1989 The Political Landscape, Society of Photographic Education Regional Conference, The Anderson Ranch, Snowmass, CO
1988 National Aperture 3, Curated by Helen Gee and Emmet Gowin, Associated Artists of Winston-Salem NC
1987 Regional Realities: Images of the Southwest, Society of Photographic Education Regional Conference, Albuquerque, NM
1987 Current Works, 1984, Morgan Gallery, Kansas City, MO
1984 US Biennial II, Museum of Art, University of Oklahoma, Norman OK
1982 Photography One, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, Colorado Springs, CO
1982 SummerVail Faculty Show, Cohen Gallery, Denver, CO
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Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe, New Mexico
Hofstra University, Special Collections, Long Island, NY
Northlight Gallery, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
Prudential Life Insurance Company of America
City of Phoenix, Phoenix Arts Commission
University Art Collections, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
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Through the Lens. Photographs edited by Krista Elrick. Museum Of New Mexico Press, Santa Fe, 2009 (photo-eye Cat# MX047)
Grasslands/Separating Species. Krista Elrick. Radius Books, Santa Fe, 2009 (photo-eye Cat# DQ399)
Never Say Goodbye: The Albuquerque Rephotographic Survey Project. Krista Elrick, Anthony Anella and Mark C. Childs. The Albuquerque Museum, Albuquerque, 2000 (photo-eye Cat# ZB971)
Land Trusts: New options offer ways to preserve open space and family ranching. Krista Elrick and Debra Hughes. New Mexico Magazine, Santa Fe, 2000
Land of Blue Corn. Krista Elrick and David Noble. New Mexico Magazine, Santa Fe, 1999
In Exchange: Family-owned Grocery Stores of New Mexico. Krista Elrick and Debra Hughes. New Mexico Magazine, Santa Fe, 1997
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1978 - 1980 Hampshire College, BA in Photography and Cultural Anthropology
  Studied with Jerome Liebling
1979 Apeiron Photographic Workshops, Studied Photography
1980 - 1984 SummerVail Workshops for Art and Critical Studies, Studied Art
1986 - 1990 Arizona State University, MFA in Photography
  Studied with Mark Klett, Bill Jay, and William Jenkins

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