- a workshop or studio, especially of an artist, artisan, or designer.
Origin of atelier
Related Wordssalon, gallery, shop, workshop, library, office, plant, laboratory, mill, studio, factory, sanctuary, nest, cave, hotbed, atelier, workroom, study, den, establishment
Examples from the Web for atelier
Beyond his contributions, Romand had to re-create all of the needed pieces in her atelier, as well as all of the accessories.Unauthorized ‘Saint Laurent’ Biopic: Quel Scandale!
May 20, 2014
“For me, the atelier Ermanno Scervino is a safe place where I feel protected by friendship,” he told the paper.Renaissance Wedding Bells for Kim Kardashian and Kanye West?
Barbie Latza Nadeau
May 17, 2014
Atelier Pallas is one of the only couture houses still doing things the old way—completely in house and completely by hand.The Last "Real" Couture House
March 5, 2014
For Hockney to have the missing link presented to him there in his atelier was a real thrill for him.Can You Paint Like Johannes Vermeer, Too?
December 6, 2013
I flew to Paris and spent several days in the atelier with Suzanne, who helped me choose all of the looks.My Friend Jean Paul Gaultier, By Dita Von Teese
Dita Von Teese
October 24, 2013
They are brand-new, fresh from my atelier, and have never been exhibited in public.The Madonna of the Future
Then he went to the atelier of Roques, where he made rapid progress.Ingres
A. J. Finberg
M. de Nailles's orders had been that she was to sit in the atelier.
The look of the atelier—the first she had ever been in in her life—disappointed her.
When may we come to your atelier to see the portrait finished, Maitland?Cosmopolis, Complete
- an artist's studio or workshop
Word Origin and History for atelier
1840, from French atelier "workshop," from Old French astelier "(carpenter's) workshop, woodpile" (14c.), from astele "piece of wood, a shaving, splinter," probably from Late Latin hastella "a thin stick," diminutive of hasta "spear, shaft" (see yard (n.2)).