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2nd Thursday Art Night: Raining Cats and Dogs
Torpedo Factory Goes to the Dogs (and Cats)
Browse open studios, interact with artists, and take a walk on the wild side during an evening designed especially for animal-lovers! A map of studios with canine and feline-inspired artwork, and pets themselves, will be available for guests.
The Art League Gallery Reception
From 6:30-8pm, The Art League Gallery presents the reception for Elissa Farrow-Savos’ solo show, Conversations with My Mother, and Bedtime Stories, an exhibition featuring narrative works that invite the viewer to visually wander through the artist’s world.
Studio 9 Reception
Visit Studio 9 for the reception for Diverging Mediums: Photography versus iPhoneography, a show juxtaposing fine art photographs with iPhone art. The exhibition is part of the Torpedo Factory’s Art in Public Spaces program.
Pet AdoptionBring home a new best friend at an adoption event hosted by the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria. Representatives will also be on hand to provide information about programs and services, and donations can be made to help animals in need across our region.
DIY Pet ButtonShow your pet pride by creating a Do-It-Yourself Pet Button! Bring in a small photo of your pet to our DIY station, or select a fun photo from our stash of animal images.
Arrive early to catch the Meeting House Cooperative Preschool Art Show on the main floor from 5-6pm!
About 2nd Thursday Art Night: 2nd Thursday Art Night is a free monthly event held on the second Thursday of each month at the Torpedo Factory Art Center. Visitors are invited to browse open studios, interact with artists, and enjoy refreshments while taking part in special monthly programming and activities.
Visit http://www.torpedofactory.org/thursday.htm for more information about 2nd Thursday Art Night and this month’s special activities.
More About Torpedo Factory
In addition to housing six art galleries, the Torpedo Factory on N. Union St. provides studio space to about 150 artists, from jewelers to sculptors to photographers. The space holds events from live music to kid-friendly gallery tours.
Other events here
- Beauty and the Waste Daily, 10:00 am–6:00 pm