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March Madness at the Target Gallery

The Target Gallery and the March of Dimes are teaming up to raise money for both organizations with the appropriate title, “March Madness.” This exhibit is open to ALL DC-area & regional artists with the requirement that the work is created on 10×10-inch wood panels provided by the Target Gallery. The $12 entry fee Read more →

Opportunities at the Torpedo Factory Art Center

Annual Jury for Artist Members & Visiting Artist Program Annual Jury for Artist Members: February 28 – March 3 Drop Off Date: Monday, February 28Artists working in fine arts and fine crafts are eligible to apply for the Torpedo Factory’s Annual Jury for new members. Upon selection, the associate artist member is eligible to Read more →

Artist Lisa Vershbow Speaks at Morrison House

Morrison House Lecture Series Presents: Art and Diplomacy: A Torpedo Factory Metalsmith Makes Cultural Diplomacy with her CraftOctober 5, 6:00 – 8:00 pm   Accompanying her husband, Alexander Vershbow abroad for eleven years with three back-to-back Ambassadorships to NATO (Belgium), Russia and Korea, Lisa set up a studio and worked at each posting, made Read more →

Keys From the Crisis at the Torpedo Factory Art Center

The Torpedo Factory Art Center, The Art League, and Multiple Exposures Gallery are partnering with the National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC) to kick off their national campaign “Keys From the Crisis.” Through a variety of art related activities, the art center will help the NCRC tell the story of the foreclosure crisis to the Read more →

Spring Open House at the Torpedo Factory

Spring Open House: [indoor] Sidewalk Sale Sunday, May 10, 5-8pm ADMISSION: Free Spring cleaning gets a fresh new meaning as Torpedo Factory artists bring artwork out of their studios for an indoor sidewalk sale! Guests will enjoy live music, wine and hors d’oeuvres, and fun activities as they shop for artwork during this favorite Read more →

Opening Reception – Art in City Hall

For this exhibit, 250 pieces were entered with 96 accepted by juror Beth Baldwin, Art Bank Coordinator for the DC Commission for the Arts and Humanities. Ms. Baldwin chose the following award winners: Jennifer Lea Hall for Lease I & II – The Del Ray Artisans Award of Merit Jane Johnson for Hometown – Read more →