September 20th: The Night of Artist Galore

14th Annual International Guild of Realism Exhibition 2019 American Art Collector Editor’s Choice 2019 Artist’s Choice Award 2019 Best Wildlife Award 2019 Best Figurative Award 2019 Director’s Choice Award 2019 Bill and Susan Rowett Editor’s Choice Award 2019 Pioneer in Realism Award 2019 Best Floral Award 2019 Best of Landscape

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The Principle Gallery Turns 20

Originally posted on Redtree Times:
There is an opening that I will be gladly attending this Friday, April 25th, at the Principle Gallery in  Alexandria, Virginia, a celebration of the gallery’s 20th anniversary as an Old Town fixture on  historic King Street.  The gallery first opened in April of 1994 on Cameron Street in a second-story space and…

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Anniversaries in the Alexandria Arts Community

As of this month, Principle Gallery has been in business for 20 years. It is truly an accomplishment, and one we are so excited to celebrate very soon! Our 20th Anniversary Invitational has its opening reception April 25th at 6:30 PM, and we couldn’t be more thrilled to honor the art and the people that…

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Spotlight: Local Artists

At the gallery, we’re always being asked by curious folks whether or not all of work comes from artists who live locally. No, indeed, Principle Gallery searches far and wide to bring you phenomenal Contemporary Realism from all corners of the States, and even abroad! Luckily, though, we have found that some of these brilliant…

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Small Works 2013

We are getting very excited about our December show, Small Works 2013. The more pieces we receive at the gallery, the more we are convinced this is going to be a really fantastic show! In addition to small works from many of our regularly featured artists from the Alexandria gallery, we’re incredibly pleased to be…

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Beyond the Surface: The Power of Conceptual Realism

Principle Gallery in Alexandria delved into new territory in October, as for the first time, our October exhibition was curated by one of our long-standing artists, Rachel Constantine. A well-connected artist from Philadelphia, Rachel was able to bring together a dynamic and impressive group of artists to participate in this show, titled “Beyond the Surface.”…

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