OCCA strengthens the arts by ensuring that the Oregon coast has a rich and vibrant arts community through support and promotion of arts organizations and individual artists.

This directory represents the coastal areas of Oregon, which include Clatsop, Tillamook, Lincoln, Coos, and Curry counties and the coastal towns of Lane and Douglas counties.  OCCA is the regional arts council for this area. Learn more about OCCA's regional arts activities.

All Directory Listings with a location of Florence
  • Charlene Wilson

    Charlene Wilson is a watercolor artist enjoying her life on the Oregon Coast which enhances her artwork on a daily basis.

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  • F. Michael Wood

    This Florence, Oregon artist is nationally recognized for his land, sea, animal, and figurative works, and is represented in Private Collections internationally.

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  • John Leasure

    I like to create pictures that capture a higher plane in color and light, from memories or experiences, my hope is that you see what I see.

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  • Karen D. Nichols

    Backstreet Gallery artist, Karen Nichols, is an award winning artist writer and teacher. Karen creates in a variety of media—watercolor, bas-relief paper painting, oil, watercolor, acrylics, photography, and colored pencil. You will find both 2D and 3D pieces within her exhibit or displayed elsewhere in the gallery.

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  • Kristin Anderson

    Kristin loves to explore, play and share her art glass. She has observed that people have an affection for color and flow, and having art glass near them offers a sense of beauty and serenity, which is the true beauty of glass. She loves sharing her passion with others!

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  • Trudonna Husong

    Florence artist Trudonna Husong, believes that “the aged and deteriorating carry a defining, visceral beauty."

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  • Backstreet Co-operative Gallery

    A beautiful open space filled with the art of more than 20 local artists including, photography, felting, painting of all media, ceramic, glass, wood, jewelry, sculpture, altered art, prints, cards, books and more.

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  • C.R.O.W. Center for the Performing Arts

    NEW! C.R.O.W. Center for the Performing Arts

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  • Florence Events Center

    The Florence Events Center (FEC) is a 21,000 square foot facility that annually hosts events ranging from ballet to blues and everything in between.

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  • Florence Playhouse

    Throughout the years, the Florence Playhouse has become synonymous with high quality plays, musicals and special events on the Oregon Coast. Located in the beautiful "Old Town" section of Florence, the playhouse is steps from the Siuslaw River, a boatload of quaint merchants, delicious eateries, and spectacular art galleries. Join us for a performance, and then venture out into our beautiful coastal town.

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