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Melanie Kehoss: Through the Kitchen Door 

City of Alexandria Office of the Arts

August 1 @ 10:00 am - November 16 @ 6:00 pm

The Art Center welcomes artist Melanie Kehoss to the New Project Studio for an interactive installation from July 1 - September 27. This installation was done in partnership with the Office of the Arts Events & Public Space Activations team and Torpedo Factory Art Center.

“La Japonaise” by Claude Monet

Potomac Fiber Arts

September 1 - October 4

Fiber art inspired by Monet's painting, “La Japonaise”, is featured in our gallery


Target Gallery

September 19 - October 25

Virtual Reception: Friday, October 9, 2020 | 7 pm www.facebook.com/torpedofactory This all- visual media group exhibition presents work by artists who illustrate contemporary interpretations of mythology, folklore, and legends. This exhibition takes the symbolism and allegory of mythology and recontextualizes them in terms of current perspectives. The juror for this exhibition was Dr. Michele Greet. Featured artists:  Florence Alfano McEwin, Green River, WY Petra Barth, Castleton, VA Ken Beerbohm, Columbia, MD Saya Behnam, Leesburg, VA K. Johnson Bowles, Raleigh, NC…

Around the World

Potomac Fiber Arts

October 6 - November 8

Fiber art inspired by landscapes and cultures around the world will be featured in our gallery

In My Head, In My Body

Target Gallery

October 31 - December 13

Virtual Reception: Friday, November 13, 2020 | 7 pm www.facebook.com/targetgallery In this all-media group exhibition, the artwork delves into the human psyche to explore themes surrounding mental health and its relationship to your physical health. This exhibition will challenge common misconceptions about the topic as well as allow space for the selected artists to express their experiences, struggles, and triumphs through their work. Featured artists:  Brandin Baron, San Francisco, CA Clara Bolle, Rotterdam, Netherlands Jeffrey Byrd, Cedar Falls, IA Anna…

Holiday Spirit

Potomac Fiber Arts

November 10, 2020 - January 3, 2021

The gallery shines with the spirit of the season

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Torpedo Factory Art Center
105 N. Union St.
Alexandria, VA 22314
Telephone: Please use the staff directory
Email: torpedofactory@alexandriava.gov
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Modified Hours for COVID-19

Wednesday - Sunday10 am - 6 pm

Entrance and exit are via sliding doors on the Waterfront and Union Street only. No capacity limit, but masks are required for admittance and social distancing should be observed for the duration of the visit. Check Today’s Hours for expanded information.

Artists maintain their own studio hours. It's best to confirm availability before your visit.

Torpedo Factory Art Center is closed for New Year's Day, Easter, Independence Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas.

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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.