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Multiple Exposures Gallery Spring Show 2021

Multiple Exposures Gallery

March 15 - May 15

Multiple Exposures Gallery is pleased to present our Spring Show 2021, an exhibition of photography by MEG member artists at our gallery in the Torpedo Factory Art Center in Alexandria, VA.   Our spring exhibition features two signature pieces by each MEG member artist.  The exhibition and gallery are open to visitors Friday through Sunday, 11:00 am to 5:00 pm (extended hours by appointment).  For the safety of all in attendance, visitors are required to wear a face mask and to…

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 show considers the distances between people and their surroundings and how that divide becomes its own character in art, history, memories, and the stories people tell about themselves. This exhibition was juried by VA-based artist and educator, Nikki Brugnoli. Participating artists are: Dustyn Bork Malina Busch Bonnie Carrow Lisa Co Laura Beth Davidson Shannon Finnell Kate Fitzpatrick Emily…

Clouds, Showers and Rainbows

Potomac Fiber Arts

April 20 - May 23

Mccluney 2021

Printmakers Inc

May 3 - June 29

Printmakers Inc hosts a one-person show of the recent and not-so-recent works of the artist Edward Mccluney.

Flourishing Forms

Scope Gallery

May 5 @ 11:00 am - May 30 @ 5:30 pm

Spring is in the air, flowers are flourishing and a legion of various forms fill the gallery this month to showcase their beauty. Mothers everywhere will be receiving flowers and what better way to present them to her than in a handcrafted vase. Featuring the Kiln Club.

The Late Shift Online

The Late Shift Online: Arts & the Armed Forces

Torpedo Factory Art Center

May 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This month we celebrate the new exhibition in the Target Gallery, Those Spaces Between Us,  while also saluting our service men and women through music and poetry with our partners at Community Building Art Works, as well as a celebration of the 5th Anniversary of the Highest Honor Banner in advance of its grand return to the Art Center at the end of the month. 

Workshops on the Waterfront

Torpedo Factory Art Center

May 15 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until October 17, 2021

Enjoy a free hands-on workshop with a Torpedo Factory Art Center artist at the Waterfront entrance of the Art Center.

Birds of a Feather

Potomac Fiber Arts

May 25 - June 27

Multiple Exposures Gallery Collaborative Exhibition 2021

Multiple Exposures Gallery

May 26 - July 25

Multiple Exposures Gallery is pleased to present our annual Collaborative Exhibition of work by MEG member artists.  MEG photographers use a collaborative approach to create a sequence of images, each one chosen for its relation to the previous image. These relationships may be based on composition, color, shape or texture, illumination or shadow, things depicted or implied or any other characteristic the artists choose.  This popular MEG exhibition is always a favorite of visitors to the gallery.

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

Target Gallery

May 29 - July 18

Virtual Reception: Friday, June 11 | 7pm facebook.com/torpedofactory Target Gallery's 2021 solo exhibition recipient is artist Ọmọlará Williams McCallister (pronouns: O/love/beloved) who will be 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…

Atmospheres: Gas, Salt, Wood, Soda, Raku

Scope Gallery

June 2 @ 11:00 am - June 27 @ 5:30 pm

Scope artists use a variety of firing techniques to create their ceramic art. Each technique offers its own beauty, challenges, and surprises. This show will demonstrate the differences that gas-, salt-, wood-, soda-. and raku firings bring to a given work. Featuring the Ceramic Guild.

The Late Shift Online

The Late Shift Online

Torpedo Factory Art Center

June 11 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until October 9, 2021

Join us from the comfort of your own home for an online celebration of new exhibitions, artists, and ideas.

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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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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.