Coverage of Alexandria’s art scene, including gallery shows, exhibitions and other special events.

High tech public art shines in Waterfront Park

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com The word “lighthouse” typically conjures images of Babylonian towers guiding ships home. Alexandria’s latest public art project, however, offers a...

Torpedo Factory launches vibrancy initiative

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Two months after the city assumed permanent control of the Torpedo Factory Art Center, artists and administrators are settling into...

Marian Van Landingham serves city in arts, politics for more than...

By Alexa Epitropoulos | aepitropoulos@alextimes.com Marian Van Landingham always returns to painting and politics. Van Landingham, who led the effort to establish the Torpedo Factory Art...

Arts: Helping Alexandria inmates find the beauty within

By Jordan Wright When forensic sketch artist Kelli Schollard-Sincock was thinking about how she could make an impact in her community, she recalled a casual comment...

Public art takes flight in Alexandria neighborhoods

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com From decorated traffic boxes on Duke Street to a climbable sculpture in Del Ray, from a light installation in a...

Kyo Gallery brings political focus to Alexandria art scene

  By Mae Hunt | mhunt@alextimes.com  It may be located in the heart of historic Old Town, but Alexandria’s newest art gallery is unapologetically current. Global and...