Artists created original art for the 5th Annual Paint Great Falls: Plein Air Competition. The competition was sponsored by The Arts of Great Falls from Wednesday, September 4 to Sunday, September 8. Artists painted the beautiful scenery outdoors Wednesday through Sunday in popular local locations such as Great Falls Park, Riverbend Park, Colvin Run Mill, The Farmer’s Market as well as private gardens, a historic farm, L’Auberge Chez Francois and more. Continue reading
The Torpedo Factory is one of the largest Art Centers in The United States
Featuring 6 grand galleries, more than 80 studios, 2 workshops and the Alexandria Archeology Museum, The Torpedo Factory Art Center can be found in Old Town Alexandria, near Union and kings Street and the Potomac River.
6 Grand Galleries of the The Torpedo Factory Art Center are are made up of :
- The Art League Gallery
- The Target Gallery
- Enamelists Gallery
- Potomac Craftsmen Fiber Gallery
- Multiple Exposures Gallery for photographs
- Scope Gallery for ceramics
Residents of Old Town Alexandria in North Virginia (which is the most sought after real estate) have access to The Torpedo Factory Art Center, The Lyceum and other shops and restaurants, all connected by King St. Trolley to the Washington Metro. Luxury condos surrounded by a central courtyard can be found at the Torpedo Factory Condominium Complex just right across the The Torpedo Factory Art Center.
$1,050,000 : 734 Snowden Hallowell Way, Alexandria 22314
3 beds, 3 full, 1 half baths
Living area: 2,198 sq. ft.
Year built: 2011
Days on Market: 7
$285,000 : 610 Bashford Ln #1313, Alexandria 22314
1 beds, 1 full baths
Living area: 560 sq. ft.
Year built: 1940
Days on Market: 2