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Nov 30, 2017
Guest Lecture by Dr. Ather Mirza

6:30p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

In this interdisciplinary lecture, Dr. Ather Mirza, M.D. will discuss the anatomy of the hand and its role in artistic creation, followed by a Q&A with Gwen Marcus, artist of the life-sized sculpture, Force, exhibiting at Atelier Hall. With over forty years of experience as an orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Mirza has developed innovative surgical techniques and approaches that are less invasive for patients, has published hundreds of publications and is responsible for creating the microsurgical and replantation team and services at St. John’s Episcopal Hospital in Smithtown which went on to perform the first major extremity implants. The Atelier is thrilled to hear his scientific perspective on the hand, as well as artistic insight from Gwen Marcus. 

Nov 09, 2017
Guest Lecture by Alex Katlan

Thursday night art conservator Alexander Katlan will give a guest lecture on the painting technique and conservation of Danish American still life and landscape painter, Emil Soren Carlsen (1848-1942). Mr. Katlan is pleased to announce over forty years of professional conservation work. He has been awarded Professional Associate status by the American Institute of Conservation and has received conservation fellowships from the Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American Art and conservation grants from the National Endowments of the Arts, the New York State Council of the Arts, the Institute of Museum Services and the Bay Foundation. In 2008, he was awarded and is the recipient of the Medal of Honor and Merit from the Salmagundi Club, NYC. Mr. Katlan has performed conservation treatments for 23 years for the Long Island Museum in Stony Brook, preserving the nationally known Ward Melville Collection of American paintings. Conservation treatments of American artists William Sidney Mount, Shepard Alonzo Mount, to name a few. Further information about Alexander Katlan can be found here:

*Photo courtesy of the Salmagundi Club

Nov 18, 2017
First Annual Fundraiser


The Trustees and Officers at The Atelier at Flowerfield invite you to join us at our First Annual Fundraiser on Saturday, November 18th, 2017, from 6:00 to 8:30pm at Atelier Hall. Come enjoy live music from The Jazz Loft All Stars and Prosecco and Hors D'oeuvres by chef Peter Baran. Admission and refreshments are free. RSVP by November 8th at 631-250-9009 or 

Oct 26, 2017
Thursday Night Lecture

Botticelli and the Bonfire of the Vanities

Speaker: Kevin McEvoy

Time: 6:30-8:00

Atelier Hall

Join us for our next free lecture in our lecture series, "From Giotto to Sargent." Enjoy interesting discussion, good company, and snacks and refreshments. 

Oct 12, 2017
Lecture: Sketching and Poetry

Lecture: Sketching and Poetry
Speaker: Brad Davis

Atelier Hall

On Thursday night we hosted an interactive lecture and reading, in which award-winning poet Brad Davis described the compositional process that has guided most of his work since the turn of the millennium, a process attentive to four horizons: oneself, one’s surroundings, the Mystery, and language (words, the image, the sentence, the line break, sense and nonsense).

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The Atelier at Flowerfield, the Crossroads of Art and Community



Our Fall 2017 Semester is officially open for registration. We have a wide range of new and reoccuring courses available for children, adolescents and adults of all levels. Beginner to advanced. It is never too late to register as you may jump into our courses at anytime, prices are adjusted for late registrants.





We are also pleased to announce we are accepting more applicants to The Atelier at Flowerfield Scholarship Program. This scholarship program is an opportunity for students who are in need of financial aid in order to continue pursuing their studies at The Atelier at Flowerfield; any interested students may fill out a scholarship here. If you have any questions or would like additional information, please give us a call at (631) 250-9009.


Our North Light Painting Studio


All newcomers are invited to contact us to set an appointment to take a tour of our professional art studios and to meet our Director, Kevin McEvoy.

We look forward to seeing familiar faces in this upcoming semester and to meeting new ones! 



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2 Flowerfield, Suite 15, Saint James, NY 11780.

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