Columbia, America By Another Name

Before there was America, there was Columbia. For much of our nation’s history, America’s alternative name, Columbia, was a byword for the shared values that united a diverse and fractious American society. Photograph by Francis Smith Gallery friend and talented photographer & filmmaker Francis Smith will grace Principle Gallery with his presence on Thursday, April…

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Lynn Boggess: Braving the Snow

’14 February 2006′, 46 x 40, Oil on Canvas, 2006. For as long as I can remember, the Lynn Boggess piece above has been one of my personal favorites.  All the elements that often pull people to Lynn’s work are present — perspective, natural beauty, capturing reflection, movement, and a feeling of perfect calm.  He…

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From What I Remember / From What I Forget

Above: Pamela Wilson, ‘Cinnamon Incursion’, 14 x 11, Oil on Panel, 2012. Join us this Friday, January 20th from 6:30-9:00pm for a Broad Street Studio Curated Exhibition: From What I Remember / From What I Forget. 15 of the participating artists will be in attendance! Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to see some familiar gallery…

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Four New Manns

Jeremy Mann never ceases to surprise and excite us with his paintings.  We recently received four new pieces — all extremely fresh in their blend of Jeremy’s traditional training with his own innovative painting techniques and vision.  We can’t get enough of his work.  Enjoy!

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Larry Preston Summer Paintings

We’re due to receive these four new paintings from Larry Preston in the next day or two!  Between the donuts, lemons, and fresh lilacs, they remind us of summer whether it be time spent in Maine, Michigan, the Cape, or Lake Huron.  We wish you all a fun and relaxing summer! ‘Donuts’, 13 x 10,…

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Lucy the Gallery Dog

As many of you know, we have a wonderful gallery dog named Lucy.  We are all animal lovers and grew up with dogs — Michele had Jacko, a Miniature Poodle.  Ali had two Golden Retreivers, Amanda and Thea.  Clint had an Australian Cattle Dog named Belle.  Meghan’s parents still have Samii and Sonaa, two Golden…

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New Tanaka Paintings En Route

Nobuhito Tanaka just emailed us to say that he’s sending along two fresh paintings!  We love his small works — from a distance they appear to be photographs yet up close you can see his delicate brushstrokes. From the images, the reflections in the street on the first piece look incredible.  We can’t wait to…

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Principle Gallery’s Beginnings

As a few of you may remember, King Street was actually not the first location of Principle Gallery!  We originally opened our doors in 1994 at 315 Cameron Street, just around the corner from our current location.  315 Cameron Street was a striking, historic townhouse that made the perfect setting for an art gallery.  Upon…

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