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Larry Cook

Associate Professor & Coordinator of Photography

  • Art Department
  • College of Fine Arts


Larry W. Cook is an interdisciplinary artist and archivist working across photography, video, and mixed media. Cook received his MFA from George Washington University and his B.A. in Photography from SUNY Plattsburgh. Cook has exhibited his work nationally at the Brooklyn Museum, Baltimore Museum of Art, Mississippi Museum of Art, Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, MoMA PS1, Walters Art Museum, National Portrait Gallery, and internationally at Schiefe Zähne in Germany. His work is in the public collections of the Museum of Modern Art, Harvard Art Museums, Baltimore Museum of Art, Light Works, and other institutions. Cook’s work has been published in the New York Times, Forbes, Frieze Magazine, NPR, Ebony Magazine, and Hyperallergic. Cook is a recipient of the 2024 Gordon Parks Fellowship. He is currently an Associate Professor at Howard University.