b. 1996, she/they
Frances Bukovsky is an image based artist and photographer who was born in rural Upstate NY and currently lives in Port Salerno, FL. She earned a BFA with Honors in Photography and Imaging from Ringling College of Art and Design in 2018.
Bukovsky works with digital, film, and alternative photographic process to create work that explores her lived experience of chronic illness. She examines familial relationships, her physical environment, and her own body to share a nuanced look at how health shapes her life.
Vessel, Bukovsky's debut monograph, was published by Fifth Wheel Press in 2020. She currently contributes to Life at Six Feet, an online platform archiving and facilitating community based around photographers' experience during the Covid-19 pandemic. Outside of facilitating groups centered around photography, she is a freelance video editor and continues to produce book projects centered around chronic illness.