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Second Thursday Art Night

March 9, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Enjoy an special after-hours event at the Torpedo Factory Art Center every month. Browse open studios and galleries, interact with artists, and enjoy special programming. Stop by on your way to dinner and make an evening of it!

In March, we imagine tomorrow with The Future is…. Find forward-facing exhibitions with March150 in Target Gallery and Heidi Nam’s Netted: Morphological State of our Urban Space in The Art League Gallery.

Draw your vision of the future of Alexandria and the Torpedo Factory with AIA Northern Virginia and Washington-Alexandria Architecture Center.

In the New Project Studio, create a Fundred Dollar Bill, a currency of imagination, and contribute to the national project that supports efforts to end childhood lead poisoning. Artwork will be collected and includes in the Corcoran’s Fundred Reserve exhibition of 453,168 (and counting) hand-drawn bills collected from across the country.

Join Post-Graduate Resident Jay Hendrick for a workshop “How to Build a Boat When No One Knows How to Build a Boat” and more to see and do on all three floors. Be sure to stop by EatsPlace, which now serves wine and beer.


March 9, 2017
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Torpedo Factory Art Center

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Torpedo Factory Art Center
105 N. Union St.
Alexandria, VA 22314
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Daily10 am - 6 pm*
Thursdays10 am - 9 pm
*The Torpedo Factory sometimes closes at 5 pm for private events. Check Today’s Hours to see if this could affect your visit. *Artists maintain their own studio hours. It's best to confirm availability before your visit. *The Torpedo Factory is closed for New Year's Day, Easter, Independence Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas. Target Gallery has limited availability during City holidays.

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Torpedo Factory Art Center is part of the City of Alexandria Office of the Arts, a division of the Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities.