Discipline: Film/Video – experimental

Deborah Stratman

Discipline: Film/Video – experimental
Region: Chicago, IL
MacDowell fellowships: 2010, 2014

Deborah Stratman worked on creating ephemera for "Subsurface Voids" — a temporary museum of sinkholes to appear at Hallwalls in Buffalo, NY. She is an artist and filmmaker whose recent films Hacked Circuit and Immortal, Suspended premiered at Sundance (January 2014) and the New York Film Festival (October 2013), respectively.



Deborah Stratman worked in the Heinz studio.

The icehouse, built of fieldstone in 1914–1915, was a practical part of Mrs. MacDowell’s plan for a self-sufficient farm. Winter ice cut from a nearby pond was stored here for summer use on the property. Idle since 1940, it was a handsome but outdated farm building. In 1995, Mrs. Drue Heinz, a vice chairman of…

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