Call for Entries : 2015 Visiting Artist Program

The Visiting Artist Program is a professional development opportunity for emerging and experienced visual artists. Visiting artists become part of the informal network of artists at the Torpedo Factory Art Center, which is more than 160 people strong. With space in one of the 82 Read More …

Thank you, 2014 Visiting Artist Program participants!

TFAA just concluded our busiest and most successful Visiting Artist Program season ever. This year, we added an extra month to the lineup and hosted a total of 14 visiting artists from the U.S. and Canada over a period of four months. A sincere thank you Read More …

“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 …

New faces, new perspectives: The 2014 Visiting Artist Program

What’s it like to work among more than 100 artists—and in front of a curious public? Torpedo Factory artists love to discuss the challenges and rewards—and this summer, thanks to our Visiting Artist Program, artists from across North America will add their voices to this Read More …

Deadline approaching: the 2014 Torpedo Factory Visiting Artist Program

Are you an emerging or established artist who’s eager to see what it’s like to work in public? If so, we invite you to apply to our Visiting Artist Program, which offers a rare and wonderful opportunity: a Torpedo Factory residency of anywhere from one Read More …

Networking, residencies, and membership: opportunities for artists at the Torpedo Factory

A life in the arts is an adventure—and no matter where you are in your career as an artist, the Torpedo Factory Artists’ Association invites you to visit us, talk to us, and consider joining us here on the Alexandria waterfront. ARTIST NETWORKING LUNCHES AND Read More …

Art into autumn: changes to the Torpedo Factory’s Visiting Artist Program

Our Visiting Artist Program has long been a wonderful way for artists to see what it’s like to work in public. Emerging and experienced visual artists apply for a residency of anywhere from one to three months, setting up shop in the studio of an Read More …

Creativity and community: becoming a Torpedo Factory member or a Visiting Artist in 2014

What does it take to become a Torpedo Factory artist? If you’re eager to join our community in 2014, we encourage you to think ahead, starting with two dates to mark on next year’s calendar. If you intend to apply to be a Torpedo Factory Read More …