An escape to another land, another coast, a place of refuge for our souls. Following the spirits of my daughters I find myself distant but tearing for the park, the central location where all humans find a purpose, and a reason to be alive. A city alive when others are asleep.


at·el·ier   pronounced ˌatlˈyā/

1. a workshop, creative studio, one used by  master artists or designers.

New York City Atelier an Inspiration for Master Artist Michael R. Danielson.

This studio connects to the city’s artists, designers and businesses who share our artistic visions. The creative energy is driven by the Artist’s daughters, Alexandra & Julianna Danielson who manage the Atelier brand, art creations and gallery showings.

Atelier is the French word for “workshop”, and in English is used principally for the studio of an artist in the fine arts or design, where a principal master, assistants, students and apprentices worked together producing brilliant creations. The New York City Atelier is one of the cities new virtual art studios.

Michael established three Atelier’s: Historic Summit Atelier™ in Saint Paul where he resides, New York City Atelier where he visits his daughters, and a studio in South Beach Florida. The mission of the NYC Atelier is to connect with the art culture and produce authentic drawings, paintings, designs, and photographs influenced by this east coast location. Master artist Michael R. Danielson is a professional creative director, advertiser, entrepreneur, teacher, and artist who works with the highest principles of art and design today. The New York City Atelier offers creative exhibits, social events, and commissioned artwork sold to customers, clients, and galleries around the city.