Charles Gurche is one of the country’s foremost nature and landscape photographers. With 28 years in the field, mainly with large-format equipment, his work is widely recognized for its artistic and personal approach. Gurche has received awards from the Roger Tory Peterson Institute of Natural History, the Society of Professional Journalists, Nature’s Best International Photography Awards, and the Washington State Governor’s Book Award. His images have appeared in hundreds of publications including Audubon, National Geographic, Smithsonian and National Park Service books and magazines. Airports, hotels, hospitals and offices around the world display his prints. Missouri, Images of Nature, Gurche’s first book, was published in his second professional year. Since that time, Gurche has photographed for 130 calendars and 14 books.

Exhibited in private and public spaces around the world including:

Andrews Air Force Base, Camp Springs, MD

Caldwell Banker, Kansas City, MO

Catholic Health Services, Miami, FL

Center for Justice, Spokane, WA

Enumclaw Regional Hospital, Enumclaw, WA

Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA

Highline Medical Center, Burien, WA

Hyatt Regency, Bellevue, WA

John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek, CA

John Wayne Airport, Los Angeles, CA

Kaiser Hospital, Oakland, CA

MarkMonitor Inc., Boise, ID

Mt Rainier National Park, WA

Multicare Hospital, WA

Numerica Credit Union, Spokane, WA

Overlake Hospital, Bellevue, WA

Palomar Medical Center, Escondido, CA

Providence Health

Rockwood Clinic, Spokane, WA

Spokane International Airport, Spokane, WA

St Anthony Hospital, Pendleton, OR

St Joseph Medical Center, Tacoma, WA

UTSW William P. Clements Hospital, Dallas, TX










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