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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Final View: Jill Basham & Kim VanDerHoek

We are in the final week of From Above, Jill Basham & Kim VanDerHoek’s two-person exhibition! To close out this show, we’ve decided to share an interview with the artists. We provided Jill and Kim with a set of nine questions pertaining to their careers and creative processes. Please enjoy each interview below! Interview with…

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A Collaborative Painting

By Jill Basham & Kim VanDerHoek What happens when two artists realize that they have a similar interest and compatible styles of painting? Kim and Jill decided to see what would happen if they attempted to combine their two styles into one painting. Having met one another originally through Plein Air Easton years back, the…

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VanDerHoek and Basham

“From Above” Two-person exhibition opening Friday, September 18th | 6:30-9pm What happens when we look at the familiar from an unexpected point of view? This is the question posed by Principle Gallery’s upcoming two-person exhibition called From Above, and the answer comes to us in the form of 40 entirely new paintings by artists Jill…

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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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