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Second Thursday Art Night: DIY Night

Torpedo Factory Art Center

August 10 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Enjoy a 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! HIGHLIGHTS   6-9pm: Post-Grad Residency – Studio 12 Artist Demonstration: Lindsay Hall, the Summer 2017 Post-Grad Resident does a demonstration of her process called “Play with Clay.” 6-9pm: The New Project Studio – Studio 8 On View: Sheldon Scott, the Finest Amenities. Photography, video, and ephemera from this groundbreaking body of…

Your Side of History: Collage Making

Target Gallery

August 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Inspired by the current exhibition, Sarah Nesbitt: Making Sense of What We Have, Target Gallery will be hosting a collage making session in which any individual can create and show their version of history during the Second Thursday Art Night. Whether it be highlighting what you find most important, or pointing out things that you have come to question, we encourage you to add your perspective on the community's shared history to show what stands out to you! (Note: Supplies will…

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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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Building Hours

Daily*10am - 6pm
Thursdays10am - 9pm
*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.