Monday, February 14, 2011

Torpedo Factory Art Center Visiting Artist Program

Deadline: February 28, 2011.

The Torpedo Factory Art Center (TFAC) invites emerging and experienced artists to apply for one, two, or three-month residencies (June, July and/or August, 2011). The TFAC ( in Alexandria VA is home to more than 140 visual artists working in 82 studios. Artists create in a wide variety of media including painting, fiber, jewelry, ceramics, printmaking, and sculpture. The TFAC is open to the public every day; visitors are invited and welcomed into studios to watch artists at work, ask questions, and purchase original art.

Visiting artists will be provided with studio space and will be able to display and sell original work. Finalists will be selected by yours truly.

There is no application fee.

Download the Prospectus and Application Form from Send questions to:

The House of Batiatus

I can't believe that the new (well prequel to the last season, which was the first) Spartacus episodes have been on for four weeks and I didn't know!

Time to DVR some repeats and catch up with the bacchanalian excesses of the House of Batiatus! (... really, any excuse to watch Xena).

Rosemary Feit Covey at MFA

"Death of the Fine Art Print" is this brilliant printmaker's exploration of the theme "When is an image no longer art?"

February 18 - March 9, 2011
Morton Fine Art
Opening Reception: Friday, February 18, 6:00 - 8:00 pm

Morton Fine Art
1781 Florida Ave NW
Washington, DC 20009