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Give The Gift Of Art Weekend!

November 25 - November 27

Download your copy of Torpedo Factory Art Center’s Holiday Helper 2022 here or pick up a copy when you visit.  Its your tool to help find gifts and discounts!

10:30am – 4pm: ESP Tea & Coffee Pilot Pop-Up Program at Torpedo Factory Art Center: Serving hot coffee, tea, matcha, and chai along with some of their most popular food items!

 

Plaid Friday | Friday, November 25, 2022

The Art Center is open 10am-6pm!

Kick off your holiday shopping season with Plaid Friday: Alexandria’s Small Business Black Friday. Find artists throughout the building and artist Natalie Abrams on the Unit Block of King Street from 10am-4pm.

 

Small Business Saturday | Saturday, November 26, 2022

Free Event: 10 am – 4 pm |  The Art Center is open 10am-6pm!

Shop local artists while supporting small businesses. Enjoy live music and a free holiday gift-wrapping station by SafeSpace NoVA, a local organization dedicated to providing a safe, accepting, and supportive environment to combat social stigmas, bullying, and other challenges faced by LGBTQ+ youth.

Find:

  • 12-4pm: Free holiday gift-wrapping station by SafeSpace NoV and Face Painting in the Grand Hall
    12-3pm: Jarrett Laskey, Acoustic Guitar in the Grand Hall
  • Susanne Tabet, Pete Kledaras, Mike Stevens, Painting/Lamps/photography, Studio 337: A Public Reception to Highlight New Work
  • Sierra Barnes, Acrylic and Pen and Ink, Artist Pro Tem: On Display in the Grand Hall
  • Art Center artists on the Unit Block of King Street from 10am-4pm, including June Yun, and Lina Bhatti

Discounts:

  • Yoshiko Ratliff, Painting and Ceramics, Studio 203: 10% Off Select Items
  • Sarah Bentley, Oil Paintings, Studio 204: 5% Discount
  • Gregory Logan Dunn, Painting, Studio 330: 20% off Paintings and Prints
  • Ann Barbieri, Acrylic Painting and Collage, Studio 326: 10% Discount
  • Sermin Ciddi, Acrylic Paintings, Studio 328: 10% Off Select Items

 

Artists Sunday | Sunday, November 27, 2022

Free Event: 10 am – 4 pm |  The Art Center is open 10am-6pm!

Torpedo Factory Art Center joined artists and organizations across the country for the second annual Artists Sunday, a nationwide event on the Sunday after Thanksgiving to encourage consumers to shop with artists and craftspeople. It’s like Black Friday or Small Business Saturday but for shopping for art!

Find:

  • 12-3pm: Jacob DeForge, Acoustic Guitar
  • Susanne Tabet, Pete Kledaras, Mike Stevens, Painting/Lamps/photography, Studio 337: A Public Reception to Highlight New Work
  • Sally Veach, Painting and Drawing, Studio 342: A Public Reception to Highlight New Work with 2pm Artist Talk
  • Vanessa Colina, Vector Art, Artist Pro Tem: On Display in Grand Hall

Discounts:

  • Yoshiko Ratliff, Painting and Ceramics, Studio 203: 10% Off Select Items
  • Sermin Ciddi, Acrylic Paintings, Studio 328: 10% Off Select Items
  • Gregory Logan Dunn, Painting, Studio 330: 20% off Paintings and Prints
  • Berit Estabrook, Acrylic Painting, Studio 341: 25% – 40% Discounts

 

One of Us, Vll acrylic on canvas, Berit Estabrook

 

Vanessa Colina, House Portrait Gift Card

 

Sally Veach, Toombs Hollow Ascension 2, 2021, 36” x36”

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Start:
November 25
End:
November 27
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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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Visit Daily10 a.m. - 6 p.m.*

Masks are optional for visitors, artists, and staff, though may be required in some studios and galleries. Check Today’s Hours for expanded information.

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

* Periodic 5 p.m. closure for private events. See dates on Today’s Hours.

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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.