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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Artist Thoughts: Gary Myers on Herb and Dorothy Vogel

Artist Gary Myers posted this wonderful blog about collectors Herb and Dorothy Vogel. We loved it so much we wanted to share it with you! We hope you enjoy Gary’s words about Herb and Dorothy, their passion for collecting art and the importance of their legacy and collection! Simply inspirational!    Fabled art collector Herb Vogel died…

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Visiting Collectors: Mia Bergeron

We always love to see artwork go to a good home! It’s even better when the artist gets to meet collectors and see them enjoying the piece! We recently sold a piece by Mia Bergeron, which Mia kindly delivered to her collectors and friends Tom & Pam. While she was there she took this great…

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Two Toraks

Elizabeth Torak’s ‘The Feast of Venus I’ was the featured piece in a exhibition at the Elizabeth de C. Wilson Museum of the Southern Vermont Art Center. Elizabeth Torak – The Feast of Venus I: An Exploration of the Artist’s Process, was on display form July 23 – October 16, 2011. The exhibit was the…

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Congratulations International 2011-2012 ARC Salon Finalists!

Please join us in congratulating the following Principle Gallery artists that were selected as International 2011-2012 ARC Salon Finalists!!  So many talented individuals!  We are so very proud to represent them! They were chosen out of 2,100 entries from over 800 artists, which is a tremendous accomplishment! Here are some of the winning paintings:  …

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New Works: Cindy Procious

We are anxiously awaiting the arrival of two new pieces from Cindy Procious! Although their delivery may have been slowed by the storms (we hope you are all safe!) we have no doubt they will receive ample attention when they arrive! Known to our gallery for her beer and oyster paintings, we think these pieces are just as techically…

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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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