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A 2019 Medal Day Reflection

July 24, 2019

As a long-time patron of The MacDowell Colony, I am proud of the roster of…
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Studio Museum Director Thelma Golden to Introduce Charles Gaines to Medal Day Crowd August 11

June 5, 2019

Public invited to tour open studios at free event honoring renowned pivotal conceptual artist. …
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93 Artists Awarded Summer MacDowell Fellowships

May 21, 2019

More than $1 Million in Support to be Given for Residencies The MacDowell Colony has awarded…
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Conceptual Artist Charles Gaines to Receive the 60th Edward MacDowell Medal

April 7, 2019

2019 Medal will be awarded to visual artist at free public event on August 11. …
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MacDowell Receives $30,000 Grant from National Endowment for the Arts

March 13, 2019

Annual funding assistance will bring 10 artists to MacDowell March 13, 2019 – New York …
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MacDowell Names Philip Himberg New Executive Director

February 19, 2019

Head of Sundance Institute’s theatre program to take reins from retiring Cheryl Young June 1. February…
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Family Endows New Musa McKim Guston Fellowship for MacDowell Artists Working in Any Discipline

February 4, 2019

New York – A gift given recently in the name of poet and painter Musa McKim…
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86 Artists Awarded Spring MacDowell Fellowships

January 22, 2019

Peterborough, NH – The MacDowell Colony has awarded fellowships to 86 artists from 18 states and…
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MacDowell Colony Board Elects New Directors

January 16, 2019

Group will be dedicated to helping guide the mission of one of the nation’s leading…
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Immigrant Artists Bring Unique and Important Perspectives to Art Making at MacDowell

November 20, 2018

Spotlight on Two Remarkable Immigrant Artists at MacDowell Immigrants have long played a crucial role…
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Michael Chabon to Host Conversation with Photographer Carrie Mae Weems and Playwright Tony Kushner

November 11, 2018

Sixth Annual Chairman’s Evening on December 4 Promises Wide-Ranging Discussion of the Intersections of Creativity, Culture…
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MacDowell Names Library in Honor of James Baldwin to Celebrate His Extraordinary Cultural Legacy

October 24, 2018

Public Ceremony November 4th at Tod Williams Billie Tsien-designed space to honor three-time Fellow who…
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87 Artists Awarded Fall-Winter MacDowell Fellowships

August 29, 2018

The MacDowell Colony has awarded fellowships to 87 artists from 19 states and six countries…
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Art Spiegelman Accepts the 59th Edward MacDowell Medal

August 20, 2018

Transcript: Co-Mix artist Art Spiegelman offers an off-the-cuff acceptance on Medal Day, August 12, 2018 Watch…
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Michael Chabon Celebrates the Territorial Claim of Comic Art for MacDowell

August 20, 2018

Transcript: Chairman of the Board welcomes the Medal Day 2018 crowd to celebration of Art…
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