Discipline: Literature – fiction

Jessica Lott

Discipline: Literature – fiction
Region: Barcelona, SPAIN
MacDowell Fellowships: 2013, 2017

Jessica Lott worked on her second novel, set in Spain. Her first novel, The Rest of Us (Simon & Schuster), was published in July 2013. She also writes about the visual arts for Art21 and frieze.



Jessica Lott worked in the Wood studio.

Wood Studio, given to the residency program by Mrs. Frederick Trevor Hill, was completed in 1913 in memory of Mrs. Hill’s mother, Helen Ogden Wood. Like Schelling Studio, the building is sided with large, overlapping pieces of hemlock bark. When the studio was renovated in 1995, MacDowell staff researched the origins of this unusual building material and…

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