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Experimentation/Exploration: Shadé Reneé
Experimentation/Exploration: Shadé Reneé @ Torpedo Factory Art Center
Mar 1 – Apr 30 all-day
Experimentation/Exploration: Shadé Reneé @ Torpedo Factory Art Center | Aurora | Illinois | United States
Experimentation/Exploration is a partnership with Olly Olly to provide support and mentorship for a local emerging artist. Founded by artist Jessica Kallista, Olly Olly is a new alternative artist-driven space located in the historic City[...]
2018 Emerging Artists
2018 Emerging Artists @ Torpedo Factory Art Center
Mar 31 – May 20 all-day
2018 Emerging Artists @ Torpedo Factory Art Center | Wilmington | Delaware | United States
Target Gallery, the contemporary exhibition space of the Torpedo Factory Art Center, introduces a new annual exhibition series featuring the work of emerging artists of the D.C., Maryland and Virginia region. The selected artists for[...]
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An Evening of Scottish Music 7:00 pm
An Evening of Scottish Music @ The Lyceum
Apr 3 @ 7:00 pm
An Evening of Scottish Music @ The Lyceum | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Gleadhraich is a Celtic rock band formed in Carnoustie, Angus in 2010 featuring Craig Weir (Bagpipes/ Vocals), Ross White (Guitar/ Vocals), Paul Weir (Percussion) and Graeme Ritchie (Bass Guitar). Craig Weir has performed for the[...]
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“Ain’t Nobody More Surprised” by Spoken Word Artist 13 of Nazareth 7:00 pm
“Ain’t Nobody More Surprised” by Spoken Word Artist 13 of Nazareth @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association at the Athenaeum
Apr 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
"Ain't Nobody More Surprised" by Spoken Word Artist 13 of Nazareth @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association at the Athenaeum  | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Using storytelling, poetry and verse, Spoken Word Artist 13 of Nazareth shares experiences gathered throughout life. This performance is for adult audiences only. Admission is free.
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Architecture, Design and Cultural Spaces 5:30 pm
Architecture, Design and Cultural Spaces @ Torpedo Factory Art Center
Apr 8 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Architecture, Design and Cultural Spaces @ Torpedo Factory Art Center | Wilmington | Delaware | United States
The Torpedo Factory is partnering with AIA Northern Virginia to celebrate National Architecture Week. The week kicks off with Architecture, Design and Cultural Spaces. Cultural and public spaces are where social values can be expressed[...]
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Celebrate 2018 Architecture Week: 30 Years of Shaping the City Cartoons by Roger K. Lewis, FAIA 6:30 pm
Celebrate 2018 Architecture Week: 30 Years of Shaping the City Cartoons by Roger K. Lewis, FAIA @ The Athenaeum
Apr 12 @ 6:30 pm
In 1984, The Washington Post began publishing a weekly column called “Shaping the City.” Written and illustrated by Roger K. Lewis, FAIA, the column addresses a broad range of topics and issues relevant to the[...]
Art & Social Impact: Torpedo Talk with Kate Goodall 8:00 pm
Art & Social Impact: Torpedo Talk with Kate Goodall @ Torpedo Factory Art Center
Apr 12 @ 8:00 pm
Art & Social Impact: Torpedo Talk with Kate Goodall @ Torpedo Factory Art Center | Wilmington | Delaware | United States
Kate Goodall is the co-founder and CEO of Halcyon, a non-profit dedicated to solving 21st century problems by providing space and access to emerging leaders in social entrepreneurship and the arts. She will share how[...]
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City Limits: A Cityscape Invitational Exhibition 6:30 pm
City Limits: A Cityscape Invitational Exhibition @ Principle Gallery
Apr 13 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
City Limits: A Cityscape Invitational Exhibition @ Principle Gallery | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
This invitational exhibition will feature a handful of extraordinarily talented artists who have focused on painting urban landscapes. The Principle Gallery hosts an opening reception for the exhibition between 6:30 and 9 p.m., which will[...]
The Georgetown Saxatones 6:30 pm
The Georgetown Saxatones @ The Athenaeum
Apr 13 @ 6:30 pm
The Georgetown Saxatones @ The Athenaeum | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Get ready to rock the house with the Georgetown University Saxatones. Their acapella repertoire includes everything from alternative to pop to soul. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Saxatones’ preferred charity: The John McNicholas[...]
The Late Shift: What is Art? 7:00 pm
The Late Shift: What is Art? @ Torpedo Factory Art Center
Apr 13 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
The Late Shift: What is Art? @ Torpedo Factory Art Center | Wilmington | Delaware | United States
The question of “What is Art?” has been asked for ages. Find answers during the April Late Shift. Meet four of the region’s best up-and-coming artists during the reception for 2018 Emerging Artists in Target[...]
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Live Painting Demonstration with Gavin Glakas 1:00 pm
Live Painting Demonstration with Gavin Glakas @ Principle Gallery
Apr 14 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Live Painting Demonstration with Gavin Glakas @ Principle Gallery | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Local artist Gavin Glakas is setting up in the Principle Gallery and painting live in front of visitors. Stop in, grab a seat, enjoy some tasty treats and watch as the artist creates a brand[...]
The U.S. Air Force Strings 1:30 pm
The U.S. Air Force Strings @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ The Athenaeum
Apr 14 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
The U.S. Air Force Strings @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ The Athenaeum  | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Join 16 musicians for a spring afternoon of traditional orchestra and strolling segments that include a wide range of musical styles. A large turnout is expected, so please RSVP to admin@nvfaa.org. Free admission.
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Parallel Lives Gallery Talk 2:00 pm
Parallel Lives Gallery Talk @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ The Athenaeum
Apr 15 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Parallel Lives Gallery Talk @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ The Athenaeum  | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Attend a gallery talk with the artists (Amy Lin, Antonius Bui, Jeff Huntington, Muriel Hasbun and Nekisha Durrett) from current exhibition “Parallel Lives” and curator Brigitte Reyes. Moderated by Laura Roulet, independent curator. Admission is[...]
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Two Solos: Brian Williams / Sophie Blondeau Exhibition
Two Solos: Brian Williams / Sophie Blondeau Exhibition @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ The Athenaeum
Apr 19 – Jun 3 all-day
Two Solos: Brian Williams / Sophie Blondeau Exhibition @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ The Athenaeum | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
In “Two Solos: Brian Williams / Sophie Blondeau,” Brian Williams’ paintings on metal prompt viewers to consider whether humans can adapt without catastrophe. Meanwhile, Sophie Blondeau’s canvasses explore memory and perception through the lens of[...]
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Professional Practices for the Visual Artist
Professional Practices for the Visual Artist @ Torpedo Factory Art Center
Apr 21 all-day
Professional Practices for the Visual Artist @ Torpedo Factory Art Center | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
This workshop, presented by Jeffery Allison, Paul Mellon Collection Educator and Statewide Manager at Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (VMFA), is devoted to the needs of the individual artist. Topics include photographing artwork, funding opportunities,[...]
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Poem in Your Pocket 7:00 pm
Poem in Your Pocket @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ The Athenaeum
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Poem in Your Pocket @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ The Athenaeum  | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Celebrate National Poetry Month with Poem in Your Pocket. Bring poetry and stories that ignite your spirit. Hosted by Poet Laureate Wendi R. Kaplan and the Office of the Arts, City of Alexandria.
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Home on Cameron’s One Year Anniversary 5:30 pm
Home on Cameron’s One Year Anniversary @ Home On Cameron
Apr 26 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Home on Cameron's One Year Anniversary @ Home On Cameron | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Join us for an open house block party as we welcome spring and mark the one year anniversary of Home On Cameron. Enjoy light fare from local restaurants and shop Home on Cameron’s curated collection[...]
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Old Town Underground | Experimental Film Program 1:30 pm
Old Town Underground | Experimental Film Program @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ the Athenaeum
Apr 28 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Old Town Underground | Experimental Film Program @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ the Athenaeum | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Attend the inaugural Old Town Underground Experimental Film Program featuring different types of experimental film. Experimental films re-define the way we think about cinema and encourage filmmakers to think outside of the box. Many experimental[...]
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MIN: Contemporary Flute and Guitar Duo 2:00 pm
MIN: Contemporary Flute and Guitar Duo @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ The Athenaeum
Apr 29 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
MIN: Contemporary Flute and Guitar Duo @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ The Athenaeum | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
MIN, one of the area’s finest chamber music ensembles, presents diverse styles like baroque, be-bop, blues, broadway and beyond.
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