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March150: 10th Annual Special Exhibition & Art Sale

Target Gallery

March 14 - May 31

Target Gallery’s popular annual exhibition and art sale, March150, returns to the Torpedo Factory Art Center for the 10th year. Proceeds benefit future exhibitions and programs at Target Gallery and the Torpedo Factory Art Center.

Multiple Exposures Gallery May 2020 Juried Online Group Exhibition

May 4 - June 30

In this time of isolation, the role of the arts becomes more central to our lives in sustaining connections and contributing to our personal and collective well-being.  Multiple Exposures Gallery "in-gallery" exhibitions have been postponed, but we will continue to share the work of our member artists through a series of online (virtual) exhibitions.  Our first of 2020 is a Group Show juried by Craig Sterling.

Art in Progress

Torpedo Factory Art Center

May 28 @ 7:00 pm - 7:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Thursday, repeating until July 2, 2020

A weekly public program series highlighting a different artist along with an interview and a demonstration or hands-on project.

Sunday Morning at the Art Center

Torpedo Factory Art Center

May 31 @ 10:00 am - 10:15 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Sunday, repeating until July 5, 2020

Weekends are a time for reflection. Enjoy a cup of coffee or tea and relax with memories of past Art Center events with us. 

Art in Progress

Torpedo Factory Art Center

June 4 @ 7:00 pm - 7:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Thursday, repeating until July 2, 2020

A weekly public program series highlighting a different artist along with an interview and a demonstration or hands-on project.

Sunday Morning at the Art Center

Torpedo Factory Art Center

June 7 @ 10:00 am - 10:15 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Sunday, repeating until July 5, 2020

Weekends are a time for reflection. Enjoy a cup of coffee or tea and relax with memories of past Art Center events with us. 

Art in Progress

Torpedo Factory Art Center

June 11 @ 7:00 pm - 7:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Thursday, repeating until July 2, 2020

A weekly public program series highlighting a different artist along with an interview and a demonstration or hands-on project.

The Late Shift: ALX Pride 2020

Torpedo Factory Art Center

June 12 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Leading up to Capital Pride weekend, join the Alexandria-centered
LGBTQ+ celebration. Find Pride displays, hands-on activities, music,
and art.

2020 Solo Exhibition: Tai Hwa Goh

Target Gallery

June 13 - July 26

Tai Hwa Goh creates site-specific kinetic paper sculptures that bloom, but warp over time with repeated human interaction, much like artificial selection compared to the wild. She explores the historical, sociological, and psychological influences that have shaped floristry and human desire to mold the environment.

Sunday Morning at the Art Center

Torpedo Factory Art Center

June 14 @ 10:00 am - 10:15 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Sunday, repeating until July 5, 2020

Weekends are a time for reflection. Enjoy a cup of coffee or tea and relax with memories of past Art Center events with us. 

Art in Progress

Torpedo Factory Art Center

June 18 @ 7:00 pm - 7:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Thursday, repeating until July 2, 2020

A weekly public program series highlighting a different artist along with an interview and a demonstration or hands-on project.

Sunday Morning at the Art Center

Torpedo Factory Art Center

June 21 @ 10:00 am - 10:15 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Sunday, repeating until July 5, 2020

Weekends are a time for reflection. Enjoy a cup of coffee or tea and relax with memories of past Art Center events with us. 

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Torpedo Factory Art Center
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Alexandria, VA 22314
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Email: torpedofactory@alexandriava.gov
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Building Hours

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.