Pulitzer Prize winner <strong>Annie Baker</strong> worked on a new play in New Jersey Studio in the summer of 2009.
Pulitzer Prize winner Annie Baker worked on a new play in New Jersey Studio in the summer of 2009.

Artists

Writers, visual artists, composers, filmmakers, playwrights, interdisciplinary artists, and architects come from all parts of the United States and abroad. More than 7,800 artists have been awarded Fellowships to the Colony. More than 300 artists arrive each year; of these about half are new and half have been to the Colony before.

Since its founding in 1907 to nurture the arts by offering creative individuals time and space to produce enduring works of the imagination, MacDowell Fellows have won 82 Pulitzer Prizes, 802 Guggenheim Fellowships, 100 Rome Prizes, 30 National Book Awards, 30 Tonys, 27 MacArthur Fellowships, 10 Grammys, 8 Oscars, and 8 National Medals for the Arts!