Artwork by Suzanne LaFleur

Posts Tagged Harlem

Surprise Performance Delights Soirée Guests

Surprise Performance Delights Soirée Guests

Whether or not most of us care to admit it, the new year signals a fresh start. And often times, this new period gives good reason to look forward to new opportunities and experiences.  This is definitely the case for Suzanne.  She has a lot of exciting […]

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The Studio Soirée

The Studio Soirée

The holiday season seems to always put people in party mode.  This past season provided the perfect time for Suzanne to host another studio soirée.  Spirits were high on this particular evening in late December.  Wine and good conversation flowed with ease.  Suzanne’s paintings became a kind […]

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Introducing ‘Suzanne’s Circle’ Spotlight Series

For Suzanne, one of the best things about being an artist in New York City is having the opportunity to cross paths with so many people who make up the city’s dynamic landscape. In addition to the visual arts, many of these individuals have backgrounds in music, […]

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Rethinking The Artist’s Studio

Rethinking The Artist’s Studio

One of the great perks of having my studio in Harlem is the size.  I have ample room to comfortably paint on large-scale, store all my supplies and ever-growing art library, and display my latest work.  The space also provides the chance for me to have a […]

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The Harlem Experience Part II

The Harlem Experience Part II

Some other great things about Harlem are the restaurants.  The area boasts some of the city’s best spots for bar-b-que, southern/soul food, Italian and Latino food.  There is the famous Dinosaur Bar-B-Que along with Hudson River Café and Miss Maude’s Spoonbread Too. A favorite of mine is […]

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The Harlem Experience Part I

The Harlem Experience Part I

I have been working in my Harlem studio for a few years now.  About a year ago, I made the complete move to Harlem from the upper west side.  This part of the city has been undergoing a kind of renaissance over the past few years – […]

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