Discipline: Architecture – text

Sofia Thanhauser

Discipline: Architecture – text
Region: Brooklyn, NY
MacDowell fellowships: 2017

Sofi Thanhauser completed a draft of her essay collection, Notes Towards the Definition of Clothing, while in residence. She has also been making a movie called I Can’t Believe I’m Not Russian.



Sofia Thanhauser worked in the MacDowell studio.

Built in 1912, Pine Studio was renamed MacDowell Studio in 1943 in recognition of support from a group of Edward MacDowell’s music students. It was built as a composers’ studio and the stuccoed walls were intended to be soundproof. Like many of the residency program's studios, MacDowell was winterized in the 1950s when the we began welcoming…

Learn more