Artist-in-Residence / 2019–2020

Anatar Marmol-Gagné

Originally from Caracas, Venezuela, Anatar Marmol-Gagné holds a Masters of Fine Arts in University of Connecticut’s renowned Puppet Arts program. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in English-Creative Writing from Hunter College, NY. During her residency, she plans to meld her background in art, dance, writing, fiber and fabrication with her training in puppetry to create an immersive installation that tells the story of DREAMers. Anatar trained at the National Puppetry Conference at the O’Neill Theater Center, taught children’s puppet workshops, performed in puppet slams and festivals at venues such as Dixon Place in NYC, and curated and founded the Pinned & Sewtured Puppet Slam in New Haven.