A workshop a studio
- a studio particularly for an artist or fashion designer
- A workshop; a studio.
1840, from French atelier "workshop," from Old French astelier "(carpenter's) workshop, woodpile" (14c.), from astele "piece of lumber, a shaving, splinter," probably from belated Latin hastella "a thin stick," diminutive of hasta "spear, shaft" (see lawn (n.2)).
studio [artist's room]
(n.) A workshop; a studio.
Their school of bronze sculpture, whose first famous exponent was Ageladas (Hagelaidas), the reputed master of Pheidias, reached its climax towards the end of the 5th century in the atelier of Polyclitus and his pupils.