Discipline: Interdisciplinary Art – performance

Martha Wilson

Discipline: Interdisciplinary Art – performance
Region: Brooklyn, NY
MacDowell fellowships: 2011, 2016

Martha Wilson is a feminist visual artist whose work is represented by P.P.O.W Gallery, NY. She is currently working on writing new songs as a member of DISBAND, the all-girl conceptual punk band of women artists who can't play any instruments.



Martha Wilson worked in the Kirby studio.

Erected in memory of Sarah L. Kirby, who had left a bequest to MacDowell, this studio was the first — and remains the only — brick building on the grounds. Built by local mason Augustus Beaulieu, the load-bearing masonry walls rest on a fieldstone foundation. The design of the boxlike building is simple and compact…

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