Individual Author Record
Name: Larry BroutmanPen Name: Genre: C:ADULT C:CHILD Non-Fiction Photographer Poetry Born: Sites:
Illinois ConnectionLarry Broutman raised his family in Glencoe, Illinois. He now lives in Chicago in the Streeterville neighborhood with his wife Susan.
Biographical and Professional InformationSince the 1990s, Larry Broutman has traveled the world over to capture the perfect photograph and has found his hometown of Chicago to have a plethora of visual inspiration. Broutman has been interviewed by high-profile television programs, radio shows, newspapers, and art magazines to discuss his critically-acclaimed photography books "Chicago Treasure," "Chicago Eternal," "Chicago Monumental," and "Chicago Unleashed." Forthcoming titles include "Africa Treasure" and "Chicago Courageous." His photography projects include work with Lincoln Park Zoo, Africa Geographic, BBC Wildlife, Childrens Memorial Hospital Clinic, and The Ann & Robert H. Lurie Childrens Hospital of Chicago. Broutman was a finalist in Africa Geographic magazine's Photographer of the Year contest.Broutman attended MIT where he received his S.B., S.M., and doctorate degree in the field of Materials Engineering and Science in 1963. Specializing in Polymer Engineering and Science and Composite Materials, Broutman has vast experience writing college textbooks, reference books, and technical articles. In fact, he was inducted into the Plastics Hall of Fame.
Larry Broutman donates all of his author proceeds to The Chicago Lighthouse and Access Living.