Bob Haozous

Bob Haozous

Bob Haozous, Artist, and Warm Springs Chiricahua Apache. Image courtesy: Allan Houser Foundation

Bob Haozous was born in 1943, the fourth son of Allan and Anna Marie Houser. Bob finished high school in Utah and joined the Navy. After serving in Vietnam as a machinistís mate, he enrolled at the California College of Arts and Crafts. In 1971, back in Santa Fe, Bob built a home and art studio where he started expressing himself in sketches, paintings, jewelry, wood, and stone. He found his creative stride when he started working in steel, a bold, uncompromising medium that matched the emphatic messages of his work.


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