Bruce Hilding White’s “Ruckus” Sculpture

Artist: Bruce Hilding White

Title: Ruckus

Date: Made in 1987 during the time that the sculptor’s son was a student on campus at Rockford College.

Description: The yellow elbows resemble macaroni. The sculptor wanted to relate the piece to the campus life of students, because many college-aged students eat macaroni and cheese.

Dimensions: Painted steel, 16’ x 9’

Location: Rockford College (Between Cummings and McGaw Halls), Address: 5050 E. State St., Rockford, IL 61108



1) Rockford Area Convention & Visitors Bureau. “Rockford Public Art Trail.” Website Accessed 9/20/2023.

2) Rockford Area Arts Council and Rockford Park District.  “Greater Rockford Inventory of Public Sculpture.” October 8, 2003. Website PDF accessed 11/7/2023.