Larry Sultan


Larry Sultan, ‘Untitled’ 1977, printed 2001
Untitled 1977, printed 2001
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Larry Sultan (July 13, 1946 – December 13, 2009) was an American photographer from the San Fernando Valley in California. He taught at the San Francisco Art Institute from 1978 to 1988 and at the California College of the Arts in San Francisco 1989 to 2009.

Sultan's books include Evidence (1977) with Mike Mandel, Pictures From Home (1992) and The Valley (2004). A recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, his work is exhibited in museums in the United States.

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A Short History of Evidence: An Interview with Mike Mandel

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Published as part of a Tate Research In Focus study on Evidence 1977 by Larry Sultan and Mike Mandel
In Focus

Evidence 1977 by Larry Sultan and Mike Mandel

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