ECA News Briefs

Portico Gallery and Studios Welcomes Artist Mary Turpin to Studio Number 1

Portico Gallery and Studios announces the addition of Mary Turpin who will occupy Studio #1 following the departure of Valerie Watson. Turpin is returning to the Gateway Arts District; she previously worked out of EZ-Storage studios in Brentwood Maryland.

Turpin is an accomplished fiber artist and juried-member of the Potomac Fiber Arts Gallery at the Torpedo Factory Art Center in Alexandria Virginia. She is also a juried-member artist at the Arches Gallery at the Workhouse Arts Center in Lorton, Virginia. Recently, she was Artist-in-Residence at Mosaic Gallery in Fairfax, Virginia in October 2019.

Valerie Watson, will continue painting from her home studio in Cheverly, MD.

For more information about Portico Gallery and StudiosĀ  visit their website HERE

(Image courtesy Portico Gallery and Studios; text adapted from press release)