Tag: torpedo factory

Torpedo Factory artists featured in Florida exhibit

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The work of two artists at the Torpedo Factory Art Center, Ruth Gowell and Alison Sigethy, will be featured in...

Latest Torpedo Factory plan proposes a redesign of the first floor

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] The most recent Torpedo Factory action plan, which outlines a strategy for the future of the city’s waterfront art center,...

City launches new African American Heritage Trail

By Lindsey Sullivan | [email protected] Earlier this month, the City of Alexandria released a new virtual history tour that details the significance of African Americans...

City creatives: Val Proudkii

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] A saxophone player stands under an awning to escape a torrential downpour, squeezing notes out of his instrument despite the...

Torpedo Factory artist named Virginia Visual Artist Relief Grant recipient

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Sermin Ciddi, an Alexandria-based artist who operates out of the Torpedo Factory, will receive a visual artist relief grant from...

Exhibit celebrates women’s suffrage centennial

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] There is a new exhibit at the Torpedo Factory in honor of the women’s suffrage centennial. The 19th amendment to the...

City and Visit Alexandria recognized for COVID-19 recovery programs

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] First Lady of Virginia Pamela Northam and the Virginia Tourism Corporation recognized the City of Alexandria and Visit Alexandria for...

City creatives: Donna Lee Gallo

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The saying, “One person’s trash is another person’s treasure,” is abundantly clear in local artist Donna Lee Gallo’s work. Her “found...

Council approves new waterfront features

By Luke Anderson | [email protected] At its March public hearing, council approved several plans geared toward enhancing the vibrancy of Old Town’s waterfront. The area has...

City creatives: Vi Trinh

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Vi Trinh can’t stop thinking about the internet. As a post-grad artist-in-residence at the Torpedo Factory, Trinh is fascinated by the...