Greg Prestegord’s “Beauty and the Grit”

“Don’t paint pretty things.”  This advice, given to Gregory Prestegord by his father during his childhood, has become a great part of Greg’s vision for his artwork. As an adult, Greg has realized how wise his father’s words were. The idea of reflecting the time in which he lived by painting the harsh reality, “pretty”…

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Art “In Situ”: Two Collectors’ Spaces

For those of us at the gallery, the last time we see a painting is usually when it is sent off to its new destination or picked up and taken away in the happy collector’s hands. Occasionally, though, we have the pleasure of seeing our artists’ work beautifully photographed “in situ,” or in place, in…

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Art in Place

There is no greater pleasure than seeing artwork from the gallery come to life in a collector’s home. A great painting activates the four walls of a space and can complete a room. The right painting can instantly infuse a room with color and energy, add warmth, create harmony, or lend drama. Here is a…

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