Monday, March 25, 2013

Friends Mentor Program

Exhibition Dates: April 3rd – 7th, 2013
Reception: Sunday, April 7th; 2-4pm

Target Gallery presents an exhibition of the works created by participants in the Friends of the Torpedo Factory’s annual Mentorship Program for Alexandria high school students. Students are partnered with a Torpedo Factory artist and work with them through out the year to create the work that is then showcased in this exhibition.

Welcome Newly Juried Artists

Join us on March 30th from 3-5pm for a
reception to meet the artists! 


Exhibition Dates: March 23rd - 30th, 2013 
We are thrilled to welcomes the eighteen new artists of the Torpedo Factory Artists' Association (TFAA). These artists were selected through the TFAA's Annual Jury process, where an outside panel of art experts made the selections from among 80 applicants.

Click here to learn more!

Thursday, March 14, 2013

March150 Fundraiser Returns!

March150 - 3rd Annual Exhibition Fundraiser
Saturday March 9th  -  Sunday, March 17th, 2013

The Target Gallery and the March of Dimes are teaming up to raise money for both organizations with our 3rd annual exhibition fundraiser March150 (formerly titled "March Madness"). The show includes 200 panels of artwork created by local artists, each only $150 (and only $100 the night of the Art Party on March 15th), and a free kids art activity on Sunday, March 10th.

Art Party Details: March 15th, 7-10pm / $15 advance or $20 at the door
Taking over the first floor of the Art Center, tickets to this festive event include:

*Artwork - only $100 each:
over 200 panels created by local artists, each only $100, regularly $150

*Prizes & Raffle: Hidden behind select panels and also available for raffle are tickets to an exclusive dinner party where guests will enjoy each course in a different studio at the Torpedo Factory where they can meet the artists and learn more about their work.

*DIY and other Art Activities: The popular “Gum Art” painting is back, make your own wearable mini-collage at our button making station, and smile pretty in our custom photo-booth.

*Wing-Off Competition: Sample wings by Foster's Grill, Chadwicks, and Austin's Grille - then and vote for your favorite!

*Food & Drinks: Pizza provided by Bugsy’s, Cash Bar with beer by Port City Brewery, snacks and more!