Discipline: Film/Video – experimental

Lee Arnold

Discipline: Film/Video – experimental
Region: Brooklyn, NY
MacDowell Fellowships: 2010

Lee Arnold was born in London in 1972 and lives in Brooklyn. In his work he explores systems of natural phenomena using a variety of media, including film, video, animation, photography, collage, drawing and sound. He has exhibited at venues including the Brooklyn Academy of Music, Eyebeam and Exit Art in New York, the Institute of Contemporary Art in Philadelphia, the Montclair Art Museum in New Jersey, and SIGGRAPH in Los Angeles and Hong Kong. Arnold is the recipient of fellowships from the MacDowell, the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council and the DAAD, Berlin. He is an Associate Professor at Drew University.



Lee Arnold worked in the Veltin studio.

Veltin Studio was donated by alumni of the Veltin School, a school for girls in New York with a highly respected visual arts department. As the plaque just outside the entrance attests, this studio was used by poet Edwin Arlington Robinson during most of the 24 summers he spent at MacDowell. Perhaps most famously, Thornton Wilder put the finishing…

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