Text/Subtext : A multi-studio show celebrating the written word

Modern artists have long used the written word as a mode of self-expression in their work opening a dialogue with their viewers and inviting that audience into a unique perspective and cerebral discussion. Text/Subtext is an all-media show featured throughout the Torpedo Factory Arts Center Read More …

Family crests and memories in metal: engraver Eric Margry’s eye for detail

“There are not many hand engravers left,” jewelry maker Eric Margry told the Washington Post last year. “I’m still using the same tools from 2,000 years ago—just a piece of steel with a handle on it.” Margry’s precision has made him the Washington area’s most Read More …

An artful proposal: wedding and engagement rings at the Torpedo Factory

Dejan Jovanovic, “Wedding Band III” If you’re caught up in the spring and summer wedding season, you may be pondering a proposal of your own. As you start giving serious thought to engagement rings and wedding bands, come to the Torpedo Factory. We’re proud to Read More …