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“A Brush With History” Online Watch Party and Q&A

April 2, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

**Please note this is an ONLINE EVENT only. The Art Center is closed to the public through June 10th**


Join us Thursday April 2 at 7:00 pm for an online airing of “A Brush With History,” followed by a live Q&A session with the filmmakers and participants in the movie. Viewers will be able to write in questions and have them answered during the video chat.

RSVP to confirm your spot at the watch party.

Join the Watch Party live at 7pm on Thursday:


About the Documentary

“A Brush with History” is a celebration of Torpedo Factory Art Center’s 100 years of history on the Alexandria, Virginia waterfront. The Art Center is an early example of placemaking in the country, a structure that went from making weapons of war, to now producing meaningful works of art by inspirational artists, and serving its community in a different way.

About the Director

Nora Kubach is an award-winning storyteller, editor and producer, with over a decade of experience telling profound and heartfelt stories.


About Istrico Productions

Istrico Productions is a full service creative production located in Alexandria, Virginia that specializes in broadcast, web, event coverage & photography. Their mission is simple: to form and capture passionate, inspired messages in the most creative way they know how.


April 2, 2020
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Torpedo Factory Art Center

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Torpedo Factory Art Center
105 N. Union St.
Alexandria, VA 22314
Telephone: Please use the staff directory
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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, Inauguration 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.