Discipline: Visual Art – installation

Shimon Attie

Discipline: Visual Art – installation
Region: New York
MacDowell fellowships: 2003, 2004, 2010, 2015, 2021

Shimon Attie is a visual artist working on two major new art projects. One will be a large-scale site-specific installation at multiple locations while the other is likely to be an immersive multiple-channel video work. He is also in the process of preparing the fifth monograph on his work as well as an upcoming exhibition in New York City.



Shimon Attie worked in the Adams studio.

Given to the MacDowell Association by Margaret Adams of Chicago, the half-timbered, stuccoed Adams Studio was designed by MacDowell Fellow and architect F. Tolles Chamberlin ca. 1914. Chamberlin was primarily a painter, but also provided designs for the Lodge and an early renovation of the main hall. The studio’s structural integrity was restored during a thorough renovation in…

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