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Larry Cook

Assistant Professor & Coordinator of Photography

  • Art Department
  • College of Fine Arts


Larry Cook is a conceptual artist working across photography, video, and installation. Based in Washington, DC, Cook received his MFA from George Washington University and his BA in Photography from SUNY Plattsburgh. Cook has exhibited his work nationally at the Kemper Art Museum, MoMA PS1, the National Portrait Gallery, and internationally at Schiefe Zähne in Germany and the 2022 Venice Biennial Art in Venice, Italy. His work is in the public collections of the Museum of Modern Art, Harvard Art Museums, Baltimore Museum of Art, and other institutions. Cook has held artists-in-residences at Light Work, The Nicholson Project, and Stable Arts, among others. He was recently commissioned by the Mississippi Museum of Art and the Baltimore Museum of Art for the exhibition, A Movement in Every Direction: Legacies of the Great Migration, on view through 2023.