August 2011: PONSHOP Shareholders relax aboard their 500-foot yacht...
2011 marked the first full (12-month) year for PONSHOP. On behalf of Scarlett and I, thank you to all of our artists, clients, family, friends and fans. It's been a fulfilling experience owning a gallery in downtown Fredericksburg and we look forward to making the arts community stronger in 2012. Here's a cross section of last year's notable events:
February 2011: First Annual PONSHOP Student Show
April 2011: "Public/Private" Juried Exhibit Opening Night with The Undeniably Adjacent improv group
May 2011: Scarlett and Diego at G40 Uncapped Live Show in Washington DC
May 2011: Gabe and Scarlett collaborate on "Ai Wei Wei: 21st Century Revolutionary" installation at G40
May 2011: PONSHOP hosts "The Art of Recovery" exhibit featuring RACSB artists.
June 2011: Intern Katy Wiedemann joins PONSHOP for the summer.
June 2011: Gabe participates in the Urban Decay II Show at the Workhouse Arts Center in Lorton, VA