Tag: torpedo factory

City creatives: Stephen Lally

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Behind a house in Del Ray in a shed-turned-home-studio, Stephen Lally leans over his pottery wheel, sculpting and shaping art...

City creatives: Rosemary Covey

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Art has never come easy to Rosemary Covey. The long-time wood engraver and painter has spent the last 40 years at...

City creatives: Alexis Gomez

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Alexis Gomez’ studio at the Torpedo Factory is remarkably barebones. There are a few faceless wood and plastic life-sized figures, one...

Torpedo Factory embarks on 24th annual Art Safari

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The Torpedo Factory Art Center will host children and their families during its 24th annual Art Safari on Saturday, according...

Torpedo Factory to dedicate space to founder Marian Van Landingham

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] To celebrate 45 years as an arts center, the Torpedo Factory Artists’ Association is dedicating studio 311 to Marian Van...

Torpedo Factory celebrates 100 years as building, 45 years as art...

By Hannah Himes | [email protected] The Torpedo Factory has housed everything from torpedoes and dinosaur bones to World War II files and, now, the works...

Your Views: A Torpedo Factory artist’s rebuttal

To the editor: The letter by former Torpedo Factory CEO Eric Wallner, “Misguided TFAA threatens Torpedo Factory’s future,” in the July 18 Alexandria Times is...

Your Views: Misguided TFAA threatens Torpedo Factory’s future

To the editor: I had the honor of serving as the Torpedo Factory’s chief executive officer for almost four years, from Jan. 2013 to Oct....

Arts, faith and technology converge in new ways at local church

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Twin figures, carved out of stone with hands raised to the sky, eyes searching for something in the clouds, stand...

Patrons’ Show scales back to meet building code

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] After celebrating its landmark 50th anniversary last year with its most successful show yet, the Art League’s Patrons’ Show returned...