Meet two sculptors behind the artwork at the newly completed Contrabands and Freedmen Cemetery Memorial

Meet the two sculptors behind the artwork at the newly completed Contrabands and Freedmen Cemetery Memorial on September 4 at the Black History Museum, 902 Wythe Street in Alexandria. The Contrabands and Freedmen Cemetery served as the burial place for about 1,700 African Americans who fled Read More …

“This abiding passion for nature”: the ceramic art of Susan Greenleaf

Photo by Greg Staley The drear of winter can cast a gloomy mood—but spring is approaching, and Torpedo Factory artists are both attuned to and inspired by the changing of the seasons. Visit the studio of Susan Greenleaf and you’ll see poignant depictions of metamorphosis Read More …