Jeanine Oleson

Region: Brooklyn, NY
MacDowell fellowships: 2016
Jeanine Oleson is an interdisciplinary artist interested in complex and humorous objects, images, films and performances. She has most recently exhibited and performed at SculptureCenter, NY and New Museum, NY. Jeanine also has a residency and project at the Hammer Museum, LA, which is what she worked on while at MacDowell.



Jeanine Oleson worked in the Putnam studio.

The Graphics Studio, converted to its present use in 1972–1974 through a grant from the Putnam Foundation, originally served the property as both a power house and pump house. Well water was pumped from a large cistern to Hillcrest, the Foreman’s Cottage, and the lower buildings closer to Union Street. Inside the building, an engine powered…

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