New Hampshire Preservation Alliance – NH Preservation Alliance Auction 2019
Auction Ends: Jun 2, 2019 09:00 PM EDT

Unique Experiences

Enjoy Medal Day 2019 at The MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, NH

Item Number
Estimated Value
$40 USD
$40 USD to wes1066
Number of Bids
8  -  Bid History

Item Description

Win access for two and picnic lunch baskets (vegetarian option available) for Medal Day -- the one day of the year the public is invited to tour studios and the grounds of the MacDowell Colony in Peterborough, NH. Sunday, August 11, 2019.

At its founding, the Colony was an experiment with no precedent. It stands now having provided crucial time and space to more than 6,000 artists, including such notable names as Leonard Bernstein, Thornton Wilder, Aaron Copland, Milton Avery, James Baldwin, Spalding Gray, and more recently Alice Walker, Alice Sebold, Jonathan Franzen, Michael Chabon, Suzan-Lori Parks, Meredith Monk, and many more.

Since 1960, The MacDowell Colony has awarded the Edward MacDowell Medal to an artist of enduring vision and creativity.

Special Instructions

Please claim your picnic basket reservation by July 22, 2019 or sooner.