Power of art exemplified in the latest Associate Gallery Pop-Up

Art is the expression or application of creativity, inspiration and imagination for the appreciation of its beauty and the emotions it invokes. For some artists, art saves them; it speaks of emotions, of the transformation of their energy into a work of art. And for Read More …

“Printed, Painted, Potted”: the versatile art of Avis Fleming

At the Torpedo Factory, artists frequently inspire each other to experiment with new techniques and different media, but “Printed, Painted, Potted,” a new exhibition of works by Avis Fleming, sets a high standard for artistic versatility. Fleming is a member of Printmakers, Inc., the only Read More …

A Starry Night: The 2013 Torpedo Factory Holiday Open House

Wrapping paper by Susan Finsen(photograph by Min Enghauser) The gifts are wrapped, the railings glitter with festive lights, and a constellation of star-shaped paper lanterns illuminate the stairs. We’re ready for you to join us tonight—Friday, December 6, 2013—from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. for Read More …

‘Tis the season! The Art League Holiday Food Drive

Art may nourish the heart, mind, and soul, but sometimes our neighbors have more basic needs. Here at the Torpedo Factory, our friends at the Art League are doing something to help the hungry in our community—and you can too. When you visit the Torpedo Read More …

A Starry Night: previewing the 2013 Torpedo Factory Holiday Open House

“The imagination is certainly a faculty which we must develop,” wrote Vincent Van Gogh, “and it alone can bring us to creation of a more exalting and consoling nature.” As artists who likewise see infinite potential in starry nights, we hope you’ll join us for Read More …

“Crazy great”: a report from the Torpedo Factory’s first Art Material Market

Artists always have materials they just can’t use—but they’re hungry for bargains on the things they do need. That was the inspiration for the Art Material Market, Saturday’s collaboration between the Torpedo Factory Art Center, the Torpedo Factory Artists’ Association, and the Art League—a first-of-its-kind Read More …