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May 18, 2020
MacDowell plans virtual salons and concerts over next few months to highlight more than a…
March 13, 2020
Artists-in-residence will be assisted with early departures; no new Fellows to arrive until danger of…
MacDowell Presents: Composers Aruán Ortiz and João Luiz – From Contemporary Chamber Music to Avant-Garde Jazz
March 2, 2020
An evening of performances and discussion with a multilayered look into the musical influences and…
February 11, 2020
This Afro-Latinx Poetry Salon pairs literary figures with teen poets as part of yearlong series…
Best-selling Author and Visual Artist Nell Painter Appointed Chair of MacDowell Colony Board of Directors
January 22, 2020
The award-winning author takes over for novelist Michael Chabon.
Nell Painter, the author of The New…
January 14, 2020
Seven international artists join Americans from across the country
The MacDowell Colony has awarded Fellowships…
November 5, 2019
The MacDowell Colony’s Chairman’s Evening on Monday, December 9, promises provocations on art and culture…
Carol Burnett to Join The “Art of Memoir” Evening Salon With Authors Nell Painter and Amanda Stern at MacDowell NYC
September 10, 2019
Television icon and author Carol Burnett will appear at MacDowell NYC on Thursday evening, October…
June 5, 2019
Public invited to tour open studios at free event honoring renowned pivotal conceptual artist.
April 7, 2019
2019 Medal will be awarded to visual artist at free public event on August 11.
March 13, 2019
Annual funding assistance will bring 10 artists to MacDowell
March 13, 2019 – New York …
February 19, 2019
Head of Sundance Institute’s theatre program to take reins from retiring Cheryl Young June 1.