Discipline: Visual Art

Mary McDonnell

Discipline: Visual Art
Region: Eldred, NY
MacDowell fellowships: 1991, 2007

Studios

Heinz

Mary McDonnell 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 Idle since 1940, it was a handsome but outdated farm building.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…

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