Artist Bio

Lyra Harris studied photography at Rhode Island School of Design and California College of the Arts, graduating from CCA with a BFA in 2004.

In 2005, Lyra spent a year in Honduras, working for a local development organization, the Anglican Association for the Development of Honduras and photographing the people and places around her.

As a case manager for Tenderloin Housing Clinic in San Francisco, Lyra started a weekly arts and discussion group and photographed willing participants.

Currently, Lyra is getting her teaching credential from San Francisco State University. 

©2009 Lyra Harris