Larry Herman

British (active 20th century)
Larry Herman Ghulam Moulvi, Conductor, Glasgow Underground 1974 - 1976; printed: 2015 © LARRY HERMAN

Biography

Born 1942
Nationality British

Larry Herman was born in New York but emigrated to the UK during the Vietnam War. An award-winning documentary photographer, his projects have included A Northern Family, on the working lives of two fishing families in the Norwegian Arctic, and Waged London depicting workers who sell their labour by the hour. He is best known in Scotland for his series Clydeside 1974-76, which documents the area around the Clyde during a period of acute industrial decline.