Scott Hocking lives and works in Detroit. He creates site-specific sculptural installations and photography projects, often using found materials and abandoned locations. Inspired by anything from ancient mythologies to current events, his installations focus on transformation, ephemerality, chance, and discovering beauty through the cycles of nature. His artwork has been exhibited internationally, including the Detroit Institute of Arts, Cranbrook Art Museum, the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, the University of Michigan, the Smart Museum of Art, the School of the Art Institute Chicago, Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Museum, the Mattress Factory Art Museum, the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, the Kunst-Werke Institute, the Van Abbemuseum, and Kunsthalle Wien. He was recently awarded a Knight Foundation Challenge Grant and a Kresge Artist Fellowship, and he is represented by Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Detroit.
Scott's ArtPrize Entries
These are Scott's official ArtPrize entries from this year and past years.
Scott's Past Work
These are images of past work that Scott has done.