Discipline: Film/Video – animation, Literature – fiction

Dash Shaw

Discipline: Film/Video – animation, Literature – fiction
Region: Richmond, VA
MacDowell fellowships: 2016, 2021

Dash Shaw is a cartoonist and animator whose recent graphic novels include Doctors, New School, BodyWorld, and Bottomless Belly Button. His animated works include Wheel of Fortune, Blind Date 4, and the feature-length film My Entire High School Sinking into the Sea.

Studios

New Hampshire

Dash Shaw worked in the New Hampshire studio.

New Hampshire Studio, originally named Peterborough Studio, was given to MacDowell by Mr. and Mrs. William Schofield, Mrs. H. A. Chamberlain, Mrs. Andrew Draper, and Miss Ruth Cheney. The studio was renamed in 1943. The Gilbert Verney Foundation established an endowed maintenance fund in 1990, and a bequest in memory of MacDowell Fellow Victor Candell underwrote the…

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