The Scope Gallery
Scope Gallery, located inside of the The Torpedo Factory Art Center in Alexandria, VA at 105 N. Union Street, is a cooperative gallery space shared by The Kiln Club and The Ceramic Guild.
View our scheduled showings below to plan your visit and shop from the Kiln Club members who's work is on display in the Scope Gallery.
2024 Gallery Schedule
February 1 - March 3
Having a dragon breathe on my work has its pitfalls, but it affords me
unending surprises”. Gareth Mason
Scope will be celebrating the Lunar New Year this month as we welcome in the Year of the Dragon.
July 29 - September 1
Scope artists are taking to the air with birds, bees, butterflies, and more as we rejoice in the joy and freedom of flight in all its forms. Beautifully crafted ceramic vessels and sculptures, often adorned with colorful and whimsical representations of flight, will fill Scope gallery this month.
April 1 - April 28
Every piece of ceramic work begins and ends with earth. Celebrate Earth Day all month long through the lens of the art form most intimately tied to the planet we call home. From the clay bodies that form each piece to the minerals that provide such a wide variety of colored surfaces, every piece of work is a
celebration of Earth.
November 4 - December 1
No Place Like Home
As Dorothy discovered in The Wizard of Oz, there really is no place like home, especially for the holidays. Enliven your table with decorative functional serving pieces and sculptural accents from some of the area's most accomplished ceramic artists. Your home and the homes of friends and family deserve handmade treasures for the table, mantlepiece or wall to celebrate home.
June 3 - June 30
Midsummer approaches and conjures images of magical forests and bonfire-lit nights. Join us this month as the Scope artists bring dreams to life with elaborately textured ceramic vessels, sumptuously glazed tableware and creatures that seem to come to life as you gaze at them. Celebrate the saturated colors of the season from gorgeous sunsets to lush flowers.