Perspective of a Model

Following Friday night’s demo with Teresa Oaxaca we asked our lovely intern Barbara to share her experience as a model for Teresa. Here is what she had to say. My favorite part about interning at Principle is the rare glance into an artist’s creative world. You can read up on their background or ask them…

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Time & a “Traveller”

GC Myers has a fantastic blog which is updated almost every day. His ability to come up with interesting content daily about (mostly) art and music is something most bloggers could only hope to achieve. Today’s post sharest his 15th annual solo exhibition that we will be holding this June. Click below to learn more!…

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G.C. Myers at Principle Gallery Tomorrow (9/8/12)

Excitement is in the air at Principle Gallery as we prepare for the G.C. Myers talk we are hosting tomorrow.  Our doors will be open during Old Town Alexandria’s Festival of the Arts Saturday September 8th through Sunday the 9th. At 1pm on Saturday, G.C. Myers will be here in person to discuss his artwork…

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Face Off: Q&A Session

Friday nights Face Off was a smashing success! We are so thankful to our wonderful artists, Mia, Rachel, Cindy, & Terry, our beautiful model Jen, and all the wonderful people who came out to support them! The artists worked in 20-minute sessions of painting, followed by 5-minutes of questions. We realize trying to fit all…

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Face Off Prep

We are starting to get excited for tonight’s Women Painting Women: Face Off Demo featuring Mia Bergeron, Rachel Constantine, Cindy Procious, and Terry Strickland from 6:30-9pm! The ladies arrived yesterday and already had ideas running through their head about the set-up! Here’s a look at what we’ve been up to around the gallery since the ladies arrived! We started…

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Out and About: Fenimore Art Museum – G.C. Myers

G.C. Myers will be featured in a solo exhibition at the Fenimore Art Museum in Cooperstown, NY from August 18 – December 31, 2012! We are so excited for Gary to have this opportunity and encourage everyone to visit the museum during the exhibition! The show will even feature a few pieces from Principle Gallery clients including…

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Bubbles & Bluegrass

Ali and Meghan had a great time at the Bubbles and Bluegrass event hosted by Give Back Alexandria, an initiative of ACT for Alexandria. The music and food were excellent and everyone was dressed in their black tie, blue jean best! There were Scout Guides everywhere and bidding for the silent auction raised over $25,000!…

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Principle Gallery About Town

The gallery as a whole has decided that we want to get out and become more involved in the community! Michele started us off in May by attending Art Uniting People – A Celebration of Creativity and Mental Health, an event put on by the Partnership for a Healthier Alexandria’s Mental Health Anti-Stigma HOPE Campaign.…

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Originally posted on Redtree Times:
I’ve been getting work ready for my upcoming show, A Place to Stand, which opens June 8th at the Principle Gallery in Alexandria, VA.  This will be the thirteenth consecutive year that I have had a solo exhibit there yet it still induces a certain fear and anxiety, feelings that…

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Out and About: Art Uniting People

This year, the Partnership for a Healthier Alexandria’s Mental Health Anit-Stigma HOPE Campaign will celebrate National Mental Health Month by opening its 2nd Annual Art Exhibition, “Art Uniting People – A Celebration of Creativity and Mental Health,” on Thursday, May 10th, 2012 from 6:30 – 8:80pm at the Lee Center, 1108 Jefferson Street, Alexandria. All…

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