February 23, 2017

New Paintings by Holly Markhoff

The Stravitz Gallery is excited to announce the arrival of new paintings by Richmond artist, Holly Markhoff. We love Holly’s joyful, spontaneous work and eagerly await […]
December 19, 2016
Holly Markhoff Harmony painting

The Benefits of Art – blog 1

I’m a huge believer that art is not only an essential part of life, but feel it is extremely important for children to have art play […]
December 16, 2016
Painting by Brien Cole

Welcoming Artist, Brien Cole!

Brien Cole, wine artist par excellence, has come to Virginia Beach and he has come to conquer!! When the Stravitz Galleries first encountered Brien’s incredibly detailed, […]
November 22, 2016

Amanda Outcalt

We are very excited to introduce one of our new artists, Amanda Outcalt.  Amanda currently teaches art at Larchmont Elementary in Norfolk. She is a graduate […]
November 15, 2016

The Value of Art

One of the greatest difficulties in looking at art is trying to determine how “good” or valuable a work of art is.  Asking the question, “Good for […]
November 9, 2016

Glass Art!

We have some amazing glass artists in our galleries.  Lisa Mote, Dmitry Dorokhin, and Rich Fizer all do unbelievably unique work.  The prices vary from $20 to […]
November 2, 2016

Holiday Shopping!

October 25, 2016

“Chop Stix”

October 7, 2016

“I Got It, No I Got It”

When Richard Stravitz was asked what inspired him to sculpt “I Got It, No I Got It,” his response was: I was passing a playground with […]
September 27, 2016

“Little Surfer Girl”

September 14, 2016

Faces of Art – Lindbergh Brothers

Brothers with unique artistic styles and abilities, Todd and Eric Lindbergh are a force in the mural industry. With over twenty years of experience conceiving, designing, […]
September 7, 2016

Color Yourself Calm

One of the latest crazes sweeping the country, and actually the world, is coloring for adults.  In the last two years, adult coloring book sales have […]