Larry Clark Biography

Photographer, Director (1943–)
American photographer and film director Larry Clark is known for his images and movies, like Kids, that graphically depict unconventional teenage activities.


Larry Clark was born January 19, 1943 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. His photographs were published in 1971 as Tulsa, a book that established his national reputation. He continued to document teenage alienation in Teenage Lust (1983), The Perfect Childhood (1991), and 1992 (1992). In the 1990s he extended his work to filmmaking by directing the film Kids (1995). He went on to make other noteworthy films.

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