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Writer Gregory Pardlo deep in thought in Star Studio.
Gregory Pardlo composing poems in Star Studio.

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An artist at work in Monday Music Studio. Photo credit: Victoria Sambunaris.

An artist at work in Monday Music Studio. Photo credit: Victoria Sambunaris.

Alexander Studio. Photo credit: Victoria Sambunaris.

Alexander Studio. Photo credit: Victoria Sambunaris.

Edward MacDowell thumbnail image

Edward MacDowell, cofounder of The MacDowell Colony. Photo credit: Archival image.

Marian MacDowell  at the Log Cabin, the studio she built for husband, composer Edward MacDowell.

Marian MacDowell at the Log Cabin, the studio she built for her husband, composer Edward MacDowell. Photo credit: Archival image.

A 1954 Class Picture of MacDowell Fellows, including James Baldwin, Louise Talma, and Milton Avery

A 1954 class picture of MacDowell Fellows, including James Baldwin, Louise Talma, and Milton Avery. Photo credit: Bernice Perry.

Composer Leonard Bernstein in his studio.

Composer Leonard Bernstein in his studio. Photo credit: Bernice Perry.

Collaborators James Lapine, Duncan Sheik, and Steven Sater at MacDowell.

Collaborators James Lapine, Duncan Sheik, and Steven Sater at MacDowell. Photo credit: Joanna Eldredge Morrissey.

Writer Alice Walker.

Writer Alice Walker. Photo credit: Archival image.

A visual artist at work in Heinz Studio.

A visual artist at work in Heinz Studio. Photo credit: Victoria Sambunaris.

Composer Meredith Monk playing the piano at Hillcrest.

Composer Meredith Monk playing the piano at Hillcrest. Photo credit: Joanna Eldredge Morrissey.

The MacDowell lunch basket, a signature and tradition of the Colony.

The MacDowell lunch basket, a signature and tradition of the Colony. Photo credit: Victoria Sambunaris.

MacDowell "Tombstones," where every Fellow inscribes his/her name for posterity.

MacDowell "tombstones," where every Fellow inscribes his/her name for posterity. Photo credit: Victoria Sambunaris.