“POP” Stained Glass & Marketing Lecture at the Factory

Joseph Cavalieri will be giving a talk about marketing your art and getting better press at 7pm on Thursday, September 25th at the Torpedo Factory. Mark your calendars, people. Read More …

Alison Sigethy’s “Guide Boats”: kayaks as symbolism and solace

“Blue Kayak on Sandy Stone” “This year has not been an easy one,” says sculptor Alison Sigethy. “Too many loved ones have reached, or are nearing, the end of their journey.” As a result, her new studio show, “Guide Boats,” evokes one of humanity’s most Read More …

“Optical Studies”: Ruth Gowell weaves new visions in glass

When she was named Torpedo Factory Artist of the Year back in February, glass and fiber artist Ruth Gowell was honored to know she’d be the focus of a solo show at the Target Gallery—but she also foresaw a busy spring. “My first reaction was Read More …

“Hey, Don’t Throw That Away!”: Alison Sigethy at the Capital Home Show

Torpedo Factory artists find insight in unexpected places. If you were at the Dulles Expo Center last weekend, you may have discovered–among home remodelers, window and door manufacturers, granite dealers, and spa vendors–a luminous tribute to the natural world by environmental artist Alison Sigethy. Sigethy Read More …