Arts Resources

Page updated on Sep 23, 2020 at 11:12 AM

The Alexandria Health Department continues to monitor the latest developments related to COVID-19 and to provide recommendations on how you and your loved ones can remain safe and healthy during this unprecedented time. 

For our artists and arts organizations in Alexandria, we want to provide you with information and resources available to you at this time. We'll work to keep this list current. Please feel free to share anything you think should be added to this list. 

We want to ensure we continue to support you at this time, so if you have any ideas, questions, or concerns please contact   

Ongoing Opportunities

We are hiring local artists and arts organizations to create and provide virtual content to share with our community. If you're interested in participating, please complete the relevant sections of our standard participation form.


Alexandria Economic Development Partnership

Alexandria Small Business Development Center

Americans for the Arts

Arts Forward Fund

Creative Capital

I Care if You Listen

National Endowment for the Arts

Queer Art

Springboard for the Arts

WALA Creative Entrepreneurs Virtual Series

Six Free Professional Development Sessions
Tuesdays, September 15 - October 20
11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Washington Area Lawyers for the Arts'  Creative Entrepreneurs Series is for creatives who want to create and advance their own businesses. Six online sessions cover copyrights, contracts, taxes, grants, and more. Sessions are $20 per person.

Artists living in the City of Alexandria or affiliated with Torpedo Factory Art Center are eligible for free admission. Use the links below to register.

Sessions are open to all visual and performing creatives, but content will be tailored to the greater Northern Virginia region. This series is a collaborative effort between WALA, Alexandria Office of the Arts, Torpedo Factory Art Center, Arlington Arts, and ArtsFairfax. Join the conversation online with #walanova.

Artists in Fairfax County please contact ArtsFairfax. In Arlington County, please contact Arlington Arts for your local affiliate codes.

Session 1

September 15: Copyright and Trademark Protection and Use

Session 2

September 22: Business Entities Formation

Session 3

September 29: Contracts and Licensing

Session 4

October 6: Negotiation Strategies

Session 5

October 13: Tax Strategies

Session 6

October 20: Grants