Discipline: Interdisciplinary Art

Jennifer Allen

Discipline: Interdisciplinary Art
Region: Champaign, IL
MacDowell Fellowships: 2005

At MacDowell, Jennifer Allen began work on a new interdisciplinary performance piece, "OPEN." She created video and music for the piece, as well as the initial dance material. A work-in-progress showing is scheduled for the piece at Dixon Place in New York.



Jennifer Allen 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‚Äôs structural integrity was restored during a thorough renovation in…

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