Anthony Hernandez

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Birthday
7, 1947
Birthplace
Los Angeles, CA
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
7, 1947 (age 71)
Birthplace
Los Angeles, CA

About

American photographer known as much for his early-career work photographing people as for his later work chronicling nature and human establishments. His work has been featured in the J. Paul Getty and Guggenheim Museums.

Before Fame

He was a US Army medic in the Vietnam War from 1967 to 1969. His career took off in earnest in 1970s.

Trivia

He's received several awards for his work, including the Rome Prize Fellowship and Higashikawa Prize. He was an artist-in-residence at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in the mid-1980s.

Family Life

He married author Judith Freeman.

Associated With

His early work showed similarities to that of Garry Winogrand.