Laura Vitale is an artist who creates sculpture, installation, drawing, performance, and video with a focus on sound and listening. She has shown her work in New York at Issue Project Room, Harvestworks, Recess Activities, and MoMA.
Laura Vitale 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 Idle since 1940, it was a handsome but outdated farm building.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…