“Journeys” – Basham, Lashley, and VanDerHoek

Our first exhibition of the year opens today! Journeys featuring work by Jill Basham, Christine Lashley, and Kim VanDerHoek is officially open and will remain on view until Tuesday, March 16th. We will be open from 10 am until 8:30 pm this evening and two of the artists are planning to join us (weather permitting).…

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Joseph McGurl’s Sight-size Method

Outdoor Painter wrote an article about McGurl’s use of the sight-size drawing method and we’ve put together a brief synopsis below accompanied by some available works by this masterful painter! You can click here to read the entire article! A little bit about Joseph McGurl Joseph grew up working with his father, James McGurl, who…

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Alexandria Boutique Warehouse Sale

The Alexandria Boutique Warehouse Sale is happening this weekend! Discounts will be available Saturday, February 6th and Sunday, February 7th only. In years prior, the Warehouse Sale took place in the The Westin Alexandria Hotel, but this year it will be spread out amongst store fronts, pop-up tents, and some discounts will be available online.…

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15th International ARC Salon

Congratulations to all the ARC (Art Renewal Center) Salon Winners! Below you will find a list of Principle Gallery Artists recognized in the 2020-2021 ARC Salon. Robert Liberace – Best in Show & ARC Purchase Award Robert Liberace – Portraiture Finalist Robert Liberace – Portraiture Finalist Gavin Glakas – First Place Landscape Gavin Glakas –…

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Cheers to 2021!

Welcome to our first blog of 2021! Today we’re going to share the exhibitions we have planned for this year! If you’d like to stay up to date on exhibition schedules, new arrivals, and additional announcements; click here to sign up for our newsletter. **click any of the artists names to be directed to their…

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Artist Feature: J Louis

American artist J Louis was born in 1992 and earned his BFA from Savannah College of Art and Design in Georgia. He currently lives and works in New York City. Louis is best known for his oil paintings of female figures, focusing on the exquisite strength and alluring complexity of women throughout saturated color, flattened…

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The Liberace Family

Image details (from left to right): Pelican in Indigo by Ava Liberace, Smile! by Celia Liberace, Carrot by Lina Liberace, and Illuminate by Robert Liberace. Most of you already know world renowned figure painter, Robert Liberace, but only some of you may know that Rob isn’t the only artist in the family. Within the Liberace…

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Double Artist Feature: Steven Walker & Jennifer McChristian

Steven Walker Steven Walker was born in Myrtle Beach, SC and raised in Richmond, VA; where he later attended Virginia Commonwealth University and earned his BFA. Afterwards, he earned his MFA from Marywood University where he met his wife and fellow artist, Evelyn. “ I didn’t come from a family of artists, I wasn’t top…

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Small Works 2020

Our Annual Small Works Group Exhibition officially opened last Friday and features 140 works from over 30 different artists. The works range in size from 4 inches by 4 inches to 24 inches by 24 inches. They also range in subject matter; the exhibition features still life, figurative, landscape, and cityscape paintings. This variety makes…

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Introducing Carlos Morago

Carlos Morago was born in Madrid, Spain in 1954 and lives there today. He grew up visiting the Prado Museum, an institution filled with European masterworks from the 12th-21st centuries; amid those walls his art enthusiasm and knowledge flourished. “Beginning with the indisputable, unequalled Velázquez – who has been a reference point since childhood visits…

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