Bruce Hucko

Photographic Installation: TUK (Tukuhnikivatiz); Utah, Spirit Place, Spirit Planet, Tukuhnikivatz (1996); Ancient Lands/ Ancient Peoples (1992/1994); Spirit Path/ Migration/ Remains (1990)

Bruce Hucko freelance photographer, author, art educator and radio producer whose primary work focuses on art, indigeneity and the environment.  The landscape of the American West and the relationship people have with it figures largely in all of his work. He was recognized in 1984 by the Rockefeller Bros. Fund as one of 30 leading art educators in the United States and received a Rockefeller Bros. Fund Award for Excellence in Arts Education. Fifteen books feature his photographic work exclusively and he has contributed to more than a dozen other.  His media credits include National Park Service slide shows for Arches National Park and Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument.  His book, Where There Is No Name For Art: The Art of Tewa Pueblo Children (120 pages, School of American Research Press, 1997) received a 1998 Southwest Book Award and the 1997 Carey McWilliams Award given by Multicultural Review Magazine as “the best book of the year on the U.S. experience of cultural diversity. Bruce’s photographs are featured in TUK.