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artist , educator

Sammy Cucher, Peruvian artist, educator. Achievements include first to use of digital photography in the fine arts. Pollock-Krasner Foundation grant, 2003, New York Foundation for Arts fellowship, 2005.

Background

Cucher, Sammy was born on January 28, 1958 in Lima, Peru. Son of Jose Cucher and Lily Broitman-Cucher.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, New York University, Tisch School Arts, New York City, 1983. Master of Fine Arts, San Francisco Art Institute, 1992.

Achievements

  • Achievements include first to use of digital photography in the fine arts.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibitions include Dystopia Series, Venice Biennale, Interiors-Chimeras, Museo Reina Sofia, Madrid, video-installation, Synaptic-Bliss:Villette, Villette Numerique, Paris.

Connections

Life partner Anthony J. Cucher.

father:
Jose Cucher

mother:
Lily Broitman-Cucher