Discipline: Literature

Scott Adkins

Discipline: Literature
Region: Brooklyn, NY
MacDowell fellowships: 2016

Scott Adkins worked on a play written with puppets in mind. The play is about two types of "preppers," those who prepare for emergency out of fear of a socio-economic collapse and those who prep by living sustainably. He recently had an excerpt of his play The Kioskers performed in the St. Ann's Warehouse Labapalooza, a festival of puppets.

Studios

Cheney

Scott Adkins worked in the Cheney studio.

Cheney Studio was given to MacDowell by Mrs. Benjamin P. Cheney and Mrs. Karl Kauffman. Like Barnard Studio, Cheney is a low, broadly massed bungalow. Sited on a steep westward slope, its porches are supported on wooden posts and fieldstone with lattices. Although it still retains its appealing character, the original design of the shingled building…

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