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Larry Sultan, Photographer & Longtime CCA Faculty Member, Dies at 63

Larry Sultan, Photographer and Longtime CCA Faculty Member, Dies at 63

SAN FRANCISCO, CA.- The California College of the
Arts, CAA,  reported that one of its most beloved faculty members, Larry
Sultan, died of cancer on Sunday, at the age of 63.
He was a
distinguished professor in both the undergraduate Photography Program and the
Graduate Program in Fine Arts and had taught at CCA since 1988.
Sultan was born in New York in 1946 and moved with his family to Southern
California in 1949. He grew up in the San Fernando Valley. He received a BA in
1968 from the University of California at Santa Barbara and an MFA in 1973 from
the San Francisco Art Institute. In San Francisco he was represented by Stephen
Wirtz Gallery.