Now in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Chris is excited to be represented in Baton Rouge by Contemporain Fine Art  Gallery.  Select works from her latest collection "Naked" will be arriving in Louisiana in late May. 


Pieces painting by Chris Brandell hanging at contemporain gallery

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Save the Date - January 5, 2020

Join Chris and everyone at The Athenaeum in Old Town Alexandria on January 5, 2020 from 4 - 6 pm for the opening reception of her first DC area solo - "The Words" -  Stay tuned for show details, and follow Chris's work in progress for the show through 2019 on Instagram

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Second Annual Athenaeum Invitational

Opening Reception: September 25 from 4–6 pm.  Underwritten by TTR | Sotheby’s International Realty, the Athenaeum Invitational is a theme-based event featuring the works of both specially-invited artists, as well as works selected through a call for submissions open to anyone living or working in Virginia, the District of Columbia, or Maryland. A $1,500 prize for the best work is awarded to an invited artist, and a $1,000 prize is awarded to an artist from the open call. The show is juried by Gallery Director Twig Murray. Prize winners are selected by a noted art expert.

Together, a 54×54″, mixed media abstract painting on canvas was chosen for this show.  This will be the first time Chris' work has been seen at the Athenaeum in Alexandria, Virginia.

Together hanging at the Athenaeum with Chris Brandell

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Rise Up! Group Show at the Strathmore Mansion

Rise Up! Group Show Opening Reception ~ The Mansion At Strathmore, Sunday, September 11, 2-4pm. My "Alive" painting, a 24"x 24" acrylic on canvas, was chosen for the NAWA juried Rise Up Group Show at the Mansion at Strathmore (10701 Rockville Pike, North Bethesda, MD 20852) which will run from September 10th through November 6th.
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Pathway to Abstraction at Agora Gallery

Opening Reception ~ Agora Gallery: June 16, 2016 6-8pm.  Seven paintings from my Repression 2016 collection will be shown in a new exhibit, "Pathway to Abstraction", at Agora Gallery from June 14 - July 5, 2015.   
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