Milène Fernández : Studio visits – how to engage with artists
Open to the public
FREE | Collectors Circle members with discount code
+ $8 | glass of wine with admission
About the Event
This Salmagundi Collectors Circle talk is open to collectors as well as to artists. Arts writer and art collector, Milène J. Fernández will guide a discussion on the benefits of visiting artists in their studios, how to engage with artists before, during, and after studio visits, what crucial questions to ask, and how best to foster relationships with artists for collecting their art and supporting their careers.
About the Speaker
The moderator, Milène J. Fernández (milenejf.com) is a writer, editor, art collector, and “Sunday painter.” As a former Arts & Culture staff writer for The Epoch Times, she interviewed more than 40 artists and musicians in their studios. Her articles have also been published in Fine Art Connoisseur magazine and Canvas (the online magazine of New Masters Academy). She is also the editor of the third edition of the Vilppu Drawing Manual.
Currently, Milène (pronounced: Meelen) is editing for various clients, continues learning how to draw and paint, and is writing her first book. Milène J. Fernández is a patron member, serving as a Library Committee member and as the Second Vice President on the Board of Salmagundi.
Salmagundi members are welcome to reserve for dinner in the dining room via our Reservations page.
Salmagundi Collectors Circle
This lecture is part of the Salmagundi Collectors Circle: an annual program for art lovers to unite for enrichment in the arts. There is access to a series of lectures per year, tours, dinners, meeting with artists, and the opportunity to share information with other enthusiasts. Find out more!