LATE 2021: World Premier of Für Pamuk for piano, cello, and violin. Commissioned by Armand and Margaret composed by Alexandra duBois in memory of Atelier 86’s beloved and mourned Artistic Director, Pamuk.
LATE 2021: Discussion of the life and times of Aristides de Sousa Mendes. Sousa Mendes was the Portuguese aristocrat and consul in France who saved thousands from the Nazis in WWII by disobeying orders and issuing visas to those fleeing occupied France.
TBD: Review the work of photographer Jacob Merkelbach, founded one of the best-known Amsterdam studios specialized in portrait photography of the early twentieth century. His customers included many Jewish businessmen, intellectuals and artists including artist Chaya Goldstein, actor Louis de Vries, and Madi Hari. The Rijksmuseum and Jewish Museum in Amsterdam have exhibited his work.
We were lucky to have Wendy run through the Suites at a spontaneous, well ventilated and socially distanced Atelier prior to her performance on August 23rd. Please enjoy the below link to the video. https://atelier86.nyc/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Wendy-Sutter-08-16-1.mov
An intimate staged-reading of and the swan, a new work by Patricia Black and James D. Palmer. A retelling of the lives of history’s most infamous matriarchs. and the swan is an intimate portrait of misrepresentation that will leave you wondering, who will tell your story? Atelier 86’s penthouse venue sets the stage for this […]
Sunday, June 23, 2019 at 5:00pm Join us for a private screening of a short film on Breton’s Follies as well a brief live performance. Q/A and discussion to to follow. Snacks and cocktails will be served. Who Breton Tyner-Bryan is a director, choreographer and actor specializing in musicals, immersive productions, film, and video. She […]
Cinco de Mayo, 2019 Featuring novelists Luisa Valenzuela and Ayşegül Savaş with founder/director Magda Bogin Founded in 2003, UNDER THE VOLCANO is an international, bilingual program of writing master classes that convenes every January in Tepoztlán, Mexico, an hour outside Mexico City in the foothills of the great volcanoes. An incubator of literary talent, a […]
Presenting: Yesterday-Tomorrow and Pantheon The photography-based work of Marc Erwin Babej (Germany and USA, b. 1970) inquires into the interplay of ideology, rhetoric and aesthetics in the manufacture of political and societal narratives. The work is rooted in rigorous research and informed by collaboration with eminent scholars. It looks beyond depiction of marginalization — to […]
Sunday, January 13th at 5:00pm Join us for an evening of music and conversation with Singer/Songwriter Will Taylor, a multi-disciplinary artist whose work includes composing, performing, directing and choreographing. Will has been featured on Broadway in four long-running shows and has toured the world singing with Kristin Chenoweth in venues such as Sydney Opera House […]
Sunday, October 21st at 5:00pm We will be hosting Bruce Campbell a noted kinetic artist who will be discuss his approach to kinetic art. Mr. Campbell was recently featured at Mitchell Giddings Fine Arts with his exhibition “Thinking the Cosmos: Kinetic Sculpture.” Campbell graduated from Syracuse University with a BFA in printmaking and received an […]
On Sunday May 20th, 2018 at 5:00pm J. Armand Musey will recount his ascent of the highest peaks on each continent (the “Seven Summits”) culminating in his ascent of the Summit of Mt. Everest ten years ago, in May 2008. He will present photos from each of the Seven Summits: Mt. Kilimanjaro, […]
Sunday April 22nd at 6:30pm. Atelier 86 is proud to present “A Short Film Double Bill.” We will be screening to short films: The Poet a Three Workers Film. Directed by Robbie Tann. Written by Steven King, Grayson Powell & Robbie Tann (running time: 23:15); and Loyalty starring Lauren Schaffel, Patrick Shane and Daniel Mitura. Written by […]
Sunday February 25th at 5:00pm. Atelier 86 is pleased to have Meena Alexander and Kimiko Hahn join us for an evening of exploration of ancient Indian and Japanese poetry as well and their own contemporary work. The evening will be an exploration of pilgrimage as we discuss new paths and unexpected transitions. Meena Alexander is a […]