Torpedo Factory Art Center

  • 105 N. Union Street
  • Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Phone: (703) 838-4565

Constructed in 1918 for the manufacturing of torpedoes, the Torpedo Factory now features 82 working artists' studios, six galleries, the Art League School, Alexandria Archaeology Museum, and a cafe and gift shop. Open daily 10am-6pm (Thursdays until 9pm). Free.  

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Second Thursday Art Night

  • August 14, 2014
  • Address: 105 N. Union St, Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Recurrence: Recurring monthly on the 2nd Thursday

Enjoy an special after-hours event at the Torpedo Factory Art Center every month. Browse open studios and galleries, interact with artists, and enjoy View Details

Hacking Objects of Desire

  • September 06, 2014 - October 19, 2014
  • Address: 105 N. Union St, Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

Sámi artist and architect Joar Nango, and Sámi poet and writer Sigbjørn Skåden, investigate Sámi design traditions View Details

Hacking Objects of Desire - Opening Reception

  • September 06, 2014
  • Address: 105 N. Union St, Alexandria, VA 22314

Curator Kade Twist discusses the work in "Hacking Objects of Desire." Sámi artist and architect Joar Nango, and Sámi poet and View Details

King Street Art Festival at the Torpedo Factory

  • September 13, 2014
  • Address: 105 N. Union St, Alexandria, VA 22314

On Saturday of King Street Art Festival weekend, come to the Torpedo Factory Art Center for special activities. Resident artist Tatyana Schremko will View Details

CRAVE

  • September 28, 2014
  • Address: 105 N. Union St, Alezandria, VA 22314

CRAVE is a micro-granting dinner supporting creative projects in the DC area. It's purpose is to encourage and promote the role of artists and View Details

19th Annual Art Safari

  • October 11, 2014
  • Address: 105 N. Union St., Alexandria, VA 22314

An Alexandria tradition, Art Safari is a day of hands-on craft activities for kids and families. Throughout the day, visitors can participate in View Details

Post-Photography: Beyond the Print

  • October 25, 2014 - November 30, 2014
  • Address: 105 N. Union St, Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

This exhibition investigates alternative applications of photography and new contexts for creating images. Images involve an innovative approach to View Details

5x5(x5)

  • December 06, 2014 - January 18, 2015
  • Address: 105 N. Union St, Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

All artwork on display in this all-media exhibition does not exceed five inches in any direction. Juror Kayleigh Bryant-Greenwell is a local curator View Details

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