Sheep Jones and Beverly Ryan pay homage to Ida Applebroog

Sheep Jones and Beverly Ryan’s collaborative painting installation “Ode to Ida” is on display in Torpedo Factory Art Center’s Studio 7 “nook Gallery”. We were inspired by the work of the artist, Ida Applebroog. We referenced two of her paintings and created our own versions Read More …

2014 Torpedo Factory Holiday Gift Guide

The Torpedo Factory Artists’ Association is made up of hundreds of artists who create unique, handmade works of art. Here are just a few selections from this year’s holiday offerings.

Art, trade, transatlantic echoes: Beverly Ryan’s Smithsonian Fellowship

Beverly Ryan, “Midnight,”oil on panel, 22″ x 18″ No matter when you visit the Torpedo Factory, you’re bound to find artists focused on fascinating projects, but their work doesn’t end when our studios close. Painter Beverly Ryan, for example, is also an adjunct professor in Read More …

The financial crisis explored: Beverly Ryan’s solo exhibition at the Greater Reston Arts Center

“Man and Industry II” Recession, unemployment, financial meltdown—the economic turmoil of recent years has left many Americans disillusioned and rattled. With her winter exhibition at the Greater Reston Arts Center (GRACE), Torpedo Factory painter and mixed-media artist Beverly Ryan will showcase compelling artwork inspired by Read More …