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And humor, there must be humor

October 10, 2011 in ART, Postings from the Atelier, There must be humor

I am constantly sketching, drawing stamps in which I concentrate the story or image floating elusively in my mind. Whether it is laughing at my work or the situations that surround […]

Epitaphe du Sean Seamour II

November 22, 2009 in Epitaphe pour Sean Seamour II, L'histoire de Sean Seamour II, Postings from the Atelier

🇫🇷 Après le tableau de Mayke “Widow Walk du Camp de la Suyère”, si prémonitoire des évènements du 7 mai, une résignation silencieuse envahie sa vision de Sean Seamour II qui repose au fond de la Fosse de Hatteras, un épitaphe et une immortalisation qui permet à notre créativité de rebondir et à une nouvelle aventure d'émerger

Next generation Sassen : Viviane Sassen honored with the Prix de Rome award

August 14, 2009 in ART, Postings from the Atelier

Viviane Sassen honored with the highly coveted Prix de Rome award for her unique contribution to the art of photography

The widow walk of Camp de la Suyere, awaiting Sean Seamour

June 28, 2009 in The widow walk of Camp de la Suyere

From my mountain top half a world away I felt sub-tropical storm Andrea brew then explode, Camp de la Suyere became my widow walk, canvas my only connection to …

Mayke Sassen back to Saint Tropez

March 23, 2009 in ART, Postings from the Atelier

It will soon be three years since our transfer from the Luberon back to the Golfe de Saint Tropez, successful albeit with the loss of our Sean Seamour II in sub-tropical storm Andrea. Mayke's atelier is finished and humming away with new works you will soon be able to see on her website but better yet in her Atelier Gallery soon finished.

The circuitous routes to my inspiration: how “Four Girls” came to be

August 8, 2007 in Postings from the Atelier

Mayke Sassen shares another of her new works and its source of inspiration “Four Girls”, a preview with a story.

Mayke Sassen – Atelier and Current Work

July 4, 2007 in ART, Postings from the Atelier

It took well over a year to transfer from the Luberon back to the Golfe de Saint Tropez, now that the Atelier Camp de la Suyère is built and filling up with new works it was time to create a new website window “Atelier and Current Work, have a peak…