Discipline: Literature – nonfiction

Arabelle Sicardi

Discipline: Literature – nonfiction
Region: Los Angeles, CA
MacDowell Fellowships: 2022

Arabelle Sicardi is a nonfiction writer and author of the children’s book Queer Heroes, published by Quarto in 2019. Their work has also been published in Hazlitt, Elle, Teen Vogue, W, and more.

In residency at MacDowell, Sicardi revised their forthcoming book The House of Beauty slated to be published by WW Norton.



Arabelle Sicardi worked in the Adams studio.

Given to the MacDowell Association by Margaret Adams of Chicago, the half-timbered, stuccoed Adams Studio was designed by MacDowell Fellow and architect F. Tolles Chamberlin ca. 1914. Chamberlin was primarily a painter, but also provided designs for the Lodge and an early renovation of the main hall. The studio’s structural integrity was restored during a thorough renovation in…

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