Amanda DeMarco worked on a first draft of her novel Deep City. DeMarco received a fellowship from Yaddo in summer 2019. In 2018, she received a year-long writing grant from the city of Berlin to complete her first book, Mantra.
Amanda DeMarco worked in the Schelling studio.
Marian Nevins MacDowell funded construction of this studio the year that the organization was established and the first artists arrived for residency. It was called Bark Studio until 1933, when it was renamed in honor of Ernest Schelling, a composer, pianist, and orchestral leader who served as president of what was then called the Edward MacDowell…