Valerie Huhn moved to the New York City area to pursue her education at The New School – Parsons and the School of Visual Arts. She then moved west and completed her BFA and MFA degrees at the San Francisco Art Institute.
Valerie works in a variety of media from photography and video to mixed-media to sculpture and site-specific installation. Her work has been shown throughout the United States and internationally. Residencies include Aferro Studio Residency, Chashama, NYC, Long Beach Island, NJ and Aspen, CO. Her work is in the MoMA Books Collection as well as private collections. She has won numerous awards, including several for her recent fingerprint work, which continues to provide her with new material and ideas to explore.