Larry Walker retired as professor emeritus in December 2000 after some 17 years of service with Georgia State University's School of Art and Design, including 11 years as the school's director. He has always been, and promises to remain, active with his artistic activities and exhibitions. He has had 12 solo presentations and participated in 18 invitational, juried, and group exhibitions since his retirement. Among the significant awards received by Walker is the 2007-2008 Working Artists Award from the Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia, Atlanta.
—From Brandywine Workshop and Archives records