Down the August Path
oil on canvas on wood panel
30 x 40"
Established in 1993
1643 Wisconsin Avenue NW
Washington DC 20007
tel 202 965 4601
fax 202 338 1660
Hours: Tuesday through Saturday, 10am-5pm, or by appointment
Susan Calloway, Owner/Director
Kerin Backhaus, Assistant Director/Gallery Manager
William Adams, Art Conservator/Framer
Caroline Adams, Gallerist, Framing Consultant
Contemporary and antique fine art
Susan Calloway Fine Arts specializes in contemporary art by local, regional, and international artists, antique American and European oil paintings, and a carefully chosen selection of 17th-19th century prints. The gallery also specializes in conservation framing using archival-quality materials and techniques, and in traditional French mat decoration. The gallery provides extensive art consulting services for business and residential clients and collaborates with architecture and design trades.
Current: Anytime/Anywhere, A Modern Landscape: Carl Bretzke, February 6 – March 7, 2015, Opening Reception: February 6, 2015, 6-8pm
Anytime/Anywhere - A Modern Landscape on view from February 6 thru March 7, opening reception February 6, featuring the artworks of award-winning oil painter Carl Bretzke. Anytime/Anywhere will focus on Bretzke’s modernist sensibility in the plein air world; showcasing Bretzke’s use of traditional methods of direct painting with an emphasis on atypical subject matter. Bretzke’s work has been exhibited extensively in Minnesota and California, including the Minneapolis Institute of Art.
Upcoming: Full Spectrum, March 13 – April 11, 2015, Opening Reception: March 13, 2015, 6-8pm
Full spectrum, will explore six DC local and rooted artists'approach to color and abstraction. Participating artists include: Matthew Langley, Shahin Shikhaliyev, John Sandy, Chris Baer, Shaun Rabah, and David Bell.
Upcoming: Layered Memories: The In-Between, April 17 - May 23, 2015, Opening Reception: April 17, 6-8pm
After spending the summer in the South of France, Karen Silve reflects on the differences between older and new memories. Her seductive, painterly abstractions reveal a unique expression of harmonious colors: bright and joyous, warm and sensual, cool and luscious.