Discipline: Architecture – design

Richard Griswold

Discipline: Architecture – design
Region: Boston, MA
MacDowell Fellowships: 2009, 2011

Richard Griswold explored the intersection of empathy and design through writing, drawing, and painting. He teaches and is the dean of students at the Boston Architectural College, and he also works part time in an architecture firm.



Richard Griswold worked in the Nef studio.

Nef Studio, the first entirely new studio built after 1937, was donated by esteemed photographer, explorer, author, and MacDowell Fellow Evelyn Steffanson Nef in 1992. Endowed funds for the studio’s maintenance in perpetuity and an annual Fellowship for photographers were given in addition to funds for construction. Mrs. Nef said she had known about MacDowell all her…

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