First Fridays Tour and Pour at The Seward Johnson Atelier and GFS

Friday, October 5, 2018
6-9 PM
The Seward Johnson Atelier is teaming up with Grounds For Sculpture on this artistic night out.
Come watch molten bronze glow red-hot as Atelier technicians demonstrate a metal pour. See where the magic happens on a tour through the Atelier’s inner workings. Then head over to GFS to grab a drink at their open-air beer garden (non-alcoholic & alcoholic beverages available a la carte. Must be 21+ with state-issued ID to purchase alcoholic beverages). Stroll through the gardens, enjoy the artwork, and maybe take in a pop-up performance or three. Event free with admission to Grounds For Sculpture.


Tours and demonstrations are available on a limited bases. We are always actively modeling, enlarging, mold and pattern making, metal working, and finishing surfaces with both paint and patina. The staff also perform comprehensive sculpture conservation, restoration, and installation services. Tours generally last 60 minutes and are available with group reservations. Contact info@sewardjohnsonatelier.orgfor information and to make your reservations.

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The Seward Johnson Atelier is dedicated to providing education and training in the art of casting, painting, and finishing services for sculpture. Additionally, our mission includes educating the public about public art through the example of the artwork of Seward Johnson, with an emphasis on understanding Mr. Johnson’s inspiration and career.

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Teacher Professional Development Days begin with a tour of The Seward Johnson Atelier.  Your group will be lead through the facilities where we will discuss each stage of production for creating a Seward Johnson’ sculpture. Following the tour, there will be either a workshop or demonstration featuring techniques used in the creation of Seward Johnson’s work. Your group will continue their visit at the Cecelia Joyce and Seward Johnson Gallery, where the group will discuss the finished works of Seward Johnson and their impact on our community. You end the day exploring the beautiful Grounds For Sculpture 42 acre property at your own leisure.


For more information or to register for a workshops please contact







A small number of unpaid and paid internships are available. Internships are highly competitive. We will make every effort to match potential interns with the limited internships available.

Collections Management Internship


Collections Management

Collections Management will be accepting applications for one or two student interns on an ongoing basis.

Description The internship program is designed to provide students with the opportunity to learn about projects related to documenting the permanent collection, inventorying and cataloguing objects, database management, and special projects.  Internships for college students and others are available. For more information about how to apply for internships and fellowships with the foundation’s administrative offices or in the studio, please contact

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