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Re-Speciations – Solo Show by Veronica Barker-Barzel

Printmakers Inc

March 2 - April 30

Printmakers Inc, Studio 325, presents a solo show by Veronica Barker-Barzel of magical creatures and chimera species. Created from a place where anything is possible.

Checks and Balances

Potomac Fiber Arts

March 19 - April 20

2021 Cherry Blossom Exhibition

March 31 - May 2

Enjoy a colorful in-person exhibition full of everyone’s favorite pink flowers on view in participating artists’ studios as part of the 2021 National Cherry Blossom Festival. All artworks will be available to view in studios from Wednesday March 31 - Sunday May 2.   1st Floor     Kurt Anderson - Studio 5 Lois Benson, Ruth Gowell, Heasoon Rhee - Studio 6 Mina Hanig - Studio 7  Mary Anne Warner, Sheila Flanders, David Allison - Studio 15 Lisa Schumaier - Studio 16  Scope Gallery - Studio…

Those Spaces Between Us

Target Gallery

April 10 - May 23

Virtual Reception: Friday, May 14 | 7pm facebook.com/torpedofactory   Target Gallery presents a digital and in-person exhibition Those Spaces Between Us. This all-media group exhibition contemplates liminal or transient spaces and how we occupy them or, conversely, how we do not. This exhibition will present an introspective view on how spaces can offer a physical embodiment of ambiguity and transition, creating a narrative how we as people move through them. This exhibition was juried by VA-based artist and educator, Nikki…

Clouds, Showers and Rainbows

Potomac Fiber Arts

April 20 - May 23

Birds of a Feather

Potomac Fiber Arts

May 25 - June 27

“We, Too, Sing America” by Ọmọlará Williams McCallister

Target Gallery

May 29 - July 18

Virtual Reception: Friday, June 9 | 7pm facebook.com/torpedofactory Target Gallery's 2021 solo exhibition recipient is artist Ọmọlará Williams McCallister (pronouns: O/love/beloved) who will presenting a multisensory installation, "We, Too, Sing America", which will include visual, sound, and interactive elements including durational performance. The installation is a continuation of  the artist's ongoing fiber-based series Domestic Work, which confronts the extraction of emotional labor, caretaking and other domestic work from Black women that is expected, depended upon, normalized and then erased in…

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Torpedo Factory Art Center
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Alexandria, VA 22314
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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.