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June 2020

Red, White and Blue

Scope Gallery

June 29 @ 10:00 am - August 2 @ 6:00 pm

To celebrate July and Independence Day, the artists at Scope Gallery have created unique improvisations on the theme of red, white, and blue. Featuring the Ceramic Guild.

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August 2020

Creatures: Real and Imagined

Scope Gallery

August 3 @ 10:00 am - August 30 @ 6:00 pm

Chickens and dragons and flying fish—oh my! A menageries of beasts will be featured in this month-long zoo of a gallery all month. Featuring the Kiln Club.

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KaleidoSCOPE

Scope Gallery

August 31 @ 10:00 am - September 27 @ 6:00 pm

KaleidoSCOPE: Diversity is the beauty of Scope Gallery: individual talents that, like facets in a kaleidoscope, combine in dazzling patterns with each new month. From shimmering crystalline-glazed platters to sculptural forms with abstract or animal personalities, Scope Gallery is an ever-changing display of ceramic gems. Featuring the Kiln Club.

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September 2020

Function Fest

Scope Gallery

September 28 @ 10:00 am - November 1 @ 6:00 pm

From a comfortable handle on a mug, a butter dish that’s just the right size for that quarter- pound stick, or the just-right-size salt- and pepper shaker, the precision of true function inspires the ceramic objects in our October show. With the Ceramic Guild.

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November 2020

Gather Round

Scope Gallery

November 2 @ 10:00 am - November 29 @ 6:00 pm

Enliven your Thanksgiving table with handmade serving pieces from some of the area’s most accomplished artists. Find bowls designed with five pounds of mashed potatoes in mind or a platter for that smoked turkey breast—each dish or gravy boat or set of cups will bring the handmade work of a local craft person into your home. Featuring the Kiln Club.

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Eat, Drink and Be Merry

Scope Gallery

November 30, 2020 @ 10:00 am - January 3, 2021 @ 6:00 pm

Add flair to the forthcoming holidays, find new lovelies to lavish upon the holiday table or tree, or discover one-of- a-kind gifts for the one-of-a-kind people on your holiday list. Featuring the Ceramic Guild

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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

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.