Past Residents

  • photo of Denise Chavez
    Denise Chavez, Writer, Fall 2000
    Denise Chavez is a novelist, playwright, actress, director, and teacher. A native of Las Cruces, New Mexico, Ms. Chavez still lives in the house where she was raised. A recipient of the...
  • photo of Mark Sheinkman
    Mark Sheinkman, Artist, Winter 2000
    Mark Sheinkman was born in New York City in 1963 and received his B.A. from Princeton University, summa cum laude in 1985. His recent solo exhibitions include Galerie von Lintel &...
  • photo of Simone Aaberg Kaern
    Simone Aaberg Kaern, Artist, Fall 2000
    Simone Kaern was born in 1969 in Cophenhagen, Denmark. Her solo exhibitions include Sisters in the Sky, Project Room, ARCO, Madrid, Spain, 2000; Air, Kunstakademiets kunstforening,...
  • photo of Andrea Higgins
    Andrea Higgins, Artist, Winter 2000
    Andrea Higgins is a painter working in San Francisco. She received her B.A. from Dartmouth College in 1992. While an undergraduate, Ms. Higgins spent a semester at the New York Studio...
  • photo of Glenn Ligon
    Glenn Ligon, Artist, Winter 2000
    Glenn Ligon was born in 1960, in the Bronx, New York. He studied at the Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island; Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut, and at the...
  • photo of Judy Tuwaletstiwa
    Judy Tuwaletstiwa, Artist, Writer, Fall 2000
    Judy Tuwaletstiwa lives and works on the Hopi reservation in Kykotsmovi, Arizona. Her artwork has been shown in many solo and group exhibitions during the last 25 years. She has also taught...
  • photo of David Foster Wallace
    David Foster Wallace, Writer, Summer 2000
    David Foster Wallace (1962-2008) was one of the most acclaimed and influential American writers of his generation.  A gifted novelist, essayist and humorist, he is best known for his...
  • photo of Peter Reading
    Peter Reading, Poet, Spring 1999
    Peter Reading was born in Liverpool, England, in 1946 and studied painting at the Liverpool College of Art.  He was one of the most inventive and challenging poets in England. His language...
  • photo of Fred Sandback
    Fred Sandback, Artist, Spring 1999
    Delicate lines are seen in the work of Fred Sandback (1943–2003), whose minimalist sculptures outline planes and volumes in space by simply dissecting rooms with colored yarn. With...
  • photo of Barry Lopez
    Barry Lopez, Poet, Summer 1999
    Barry Lopez‘s books include the nonfiction works Arctic Dreams, which won the National Book Award, Of Wolves and Men, and Crossing Open Ground; and the fiction collections Winter Count,...