Discipline: Visual Art

Edward Staloff

Discipline: Visual Art
Region: Westfield, NJ
MacDowell Fellowships: 1936, 1937

Edward Staloff (1893–1989)

Edward Staloff was a noted illustrator, painter, etcher, and industrial designer. He was born in Jersey City and lived in New York City for 62 years. Staloff studied at the Art Students League and the United States Army Art School in France after World War I. He was also awarded, on two occasions, fellowships to the MacDowell. He is represented in the permanent collection at Syracuse University and at the MacDowell Library. His work is in many private collections and he won awards for his watercolors, caseins and etchings. Staloff may also be found listed in the Who's Who in American Art.



Edward Staloff 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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