Discipline: Visual Art

Summer McCorkle

Discipline: Visual Art
Region: Brooklyn, NY
MacDowell fellowships: 2013
Summer McCorkle completed her M.F.A. at Hunter College. She works in photography, video, sculpture, and drawing. Her last project was a two-channel video installation documenting the temples at Nara and a forest near Mount Fuji in Japan. She is continuing her work investigating landscape, place, residue, tourism, energy, and perception.


New Hampshire

Summer McCorkle worked in the New Hampshire studio.

New Hampshire Studio, originally named Peterborough Studio, was given to MacDowell by Mr. and Mrs. William Schofield, Mrs. H. A. Chamberlain, Mrs. Andrew Draper, and Miss Ruth Cheney. The studio was renamed in 1943. The Gilbert Verney Foundation established an endowed maintenance fund in 1990, and a bequest in memory of MacDowell Fellow Victor Candell underwrote the…

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