Friday, November 12, 2010

Exclusive Online Exhibit with Cyane Lowden

Our exclusive online exhibit this month is with photographer Cyane Lowden.  The show will run from December 3 to December 24.  She captures soothing, atmospheric landscape scenes that are beautiful.

Gallery Talk with Maggie Siner

Maggie Siner will be at the gallery on December 2, at 6:30 pm, to discuss her excursions in Italy and her oil paintings from the trip.  She is a renowned speaker and an inspiration to many artists.  This is a great chance to get to know the artist and ask questions! 

Please RSVP to this event. 

Her show will run at the glave kocen gallery from December 3 to December 24.

Saturday, October 16, 2010

Steve Hedberg on Virginia Currents

Last year Steve Hedberg made a trip down Route 1 to document life along this historic road.  He created over 20 paintings from photographs taken on his journey. 

Watch Steve Hedberg's interview about his trip and his work on Virginia Currents:

Friday, October 8, 2010

Will Turner's Million-Dollar Dream

Will Turner, a marketing-consultant and part-time artist, has a big dream:  "I want to assemble 1,000 artists willing to donate $1,000 each," for ComfortZone children's bereavement camp.  In addition to raising a million dollars for the cause, he hopes the project will market emerging artists' work.

We are hosting a benefit show here at glave kocen gallery on November 13, to help Turner reach his goal.  Come join us at the gallery for this great event!

For more information, click on the following link:

Announcing: Exciting, Upcoming Shows at the Gallery!

James Del Grosso will be showing new paintings at glave kocen gallery from November 5 - November 30.  Del Grosso's photo-realistic still life paintings capture the essence of the objects he observes.  Through the use of one light source, he illuminates the objects and elevates them to a monumental status. 

For more information on the artist, find his page on our website:


Maggie Siner will be showing new paintings at the gallery from December 3 - December 24.  Siner spends part of her time living and painting in Italy and France.  Her paintings have a classic undertone, but through the use of strong light, quick brush strokes, and an interesting perspective, she creates beautiful contemporary works.

For more information on the artist, visit her page on our website:

Dave Bruner, New Works on Paper

Come check out the current show at glave kocen gallery, Dave Bruner, new works on paper. Bruner is known for his unique wood engravings and drawings.  He shares his impressions of the visual world, using line, color, and texture as a poet uses words.  Through his works, the viewer encounters the beauty, mystery, and occasional irony of everyday life.  The show runs through October 30.

For more information on the artist, visit his page on our website:

Heidi Fowler Show at the Contemporary Art Center of Virginia

The Contemporary Art Center of Virginia, located in Virginia Beach, will be showing works by Heidi Fowler through January 16, 2011.  Fowler's paintings are inspired by photographs taken from the car window.  She uses recycled materials to explore the relationships between the natural environment and manmade features, such as transformer boxes, bridges, and cell towers.   

Click on the following link to read more about her show and the CACV:

Travis Fullerton Receives Theresa Pollak Award

Through determination and a love for the arts, Theresa Pollak was able to develop the Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts and the University of Richmond arts program.  Each year, artists around the Richmond area are recognized for excelling in various mediums through Pollak Awards. Congratulations to Travis Fullerton for receiving the 13th Annual Theresa Pollak Award for Photography. 

Fullerton creates a sense of place by weaving space, light and time together.  His large-format, acordian-like camera allows him to capture unique experiences.  He has taught at VCU, Art 180, and the Virginia Museum Studio School. 

Click on the following link to read more about Fullerton and the awards from this year:

Thursday, July 1, 2010

Contemporary Folk Artist Eldridge Bagley

Eldride Bagley's 29th one man show, "Rural Tapestry" is coming to a close this weekend.   Some of you have never seen Eldridge in person.  Some of us have not experienced his simple quieter way of life. We wanted to share a recent trip to Eldridge's farm in Lunenburg County.
You will experience a small portion of his life and see and hear how he uses current and past experiences for his paintings.  Below are two videos which were captured a few weeks ago on his farm. 

Click link below to view:

Click on the link below to hear Eldridge discussing a painting from his current exhibit:

"Aerial View"
18" x 24"

Click on the link below to view the exhibit "Rural Tapestry"

June 2011 will be Eldridge Bagley's 30th exhibition in the Richmond, Virginia area. 
We will keep you posted on the exciting events surrounding this milestone.

Thursday, June 3, 2010

New Video of David Gray Turner

Here is a clip of David Gray Turner's gallery talk about his exhibit "East of 14th Street, South of Baghdad"  check it out!!/video/video.php?v=399574064382&ref=mf

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

David Gray Turner Gallery Talk Scheduled May 22

"East of 14 Street, South of Baghdad"
 new paintings by David Gray Turner

gallery talk, Saturday, May 22
11:30 until 12:30

Please review the link below to RSVP for
David Gray Turner's gallery talk. 

Saturday, April 10, 2010

Second on-line exhibit opens

Maggie Siner is the glave kocen gallery's newest exclusive on-line exhibition.  The gallery is please to announce the addition of Maggie's work to their exhibition schedule.  This exhibit of 20 paintings runs until May 1, 2010.

Siner began her studies at the Art Students League of New York in 1968, then graduated from Boston University (BFA, 1973) and American University (MFA, 1976) where she studied with Robert D’Arista. She subsequently lived for extended periods in France and China. Her work has been exhibited in galleries and museums for over 30 years and is in hundreds of private collections around the world.



Here is the link to her on-line exhibit at the glave kocen gallery:

Wednesday, April 7, 2010

Partnership formed with local architecture firm

We have formed a partnership with glave & holmes architecture to create a gallery in their new space. First exhibit will launch later this month. Very excited about this new venture!!!!

Glave & Holmes Associates - Architecture & Design - Richmond, Virginia

David Skinner

Thursday, April 1, 2010

WOW!!!! new paintings by Steven Walker

6 new paintings by gallery artist, Steven Walker.  Click on link to go to the website:

Friday, March 5, 2010

New Painting for the Secondary Art Market

International artist, James DelGrosso, painted this beautiful painting in the early 80's.  "Spray of Orchids" oil on panel, 12" x 15" unframed, was purchased in Richmond, Virginia at Cudahy's Gallery.  DelGrosso no longer paints in the size range...this is truly a gem. 
Currently he is represented by OK Harris Gallery in New York.

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

New Artist for the Gallery! Maggie Siner!!!!

We have a new artist for our stable, Virginia artist, Maggie Siner.  She has 6 pieces in our "Size Doesn't Matter" exhibit which will run unitl January 30.  Click the link below and you can view her current paintings.

Also she will be our May 2010 on-line exhibition.  Please email us for more information.

Maggie Siner
10" x 14"
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