Opening Reception: Newport Visual Arts Center September Shows

presented by: Oregon Coast Council for the Arts (OCCA)

Starts:Friday, September 06, 2013  5:00 PMEnds:Friday, September 06, 2013  7:00 PM



Newport Visual Arts Center

777 NW Beach Drive
Newport, OR 97365 

Directions: Google Maps and other online mapping programs can have a problem directing you to the VAC. Here are the easiest directions to follow: heading north or south on Hwy. 101, turn west on NW 3rd St. Proceed straight down the hill. At the second stop sign, turn right. One short block later, turn left under Nye Beach archway. Proceed straight to Nye Beach turnaround and parking lot. The VAC is the large blue and gray building off the turnaround. To director offices and upper parking lot: turn west of Hwy. 101 at NW 3rd St. Head down hill. At second stop sign, continue straight 1.5 blocks, with the Sylvia Beach Hotel remaining on your left. The VAC administrative offices can be accessed through the smaller, upper parking lot.

Event Description:

The public is invited to the opening reception for three exhibitions at the Newport Visual Arts Center in September, sponsored by the Oregon Coast Council for the Arts. Learn about the artists and preview the exhibitions of "From Pattern to Painting: The Art of the Marbled Surface" in the Runyan Gallery, Amber Sprague's "Bearing Witness" in the Upstairs Gallery, and Tillamook artist and educator Christine Harrison's "River Mantra" in the Coastal Oregon Visual Artists Showcase Gallery. Liz Walker, one of the artists whose work is showing in "The Art of the Marbled Surface," will speak at 5:30 p.m. 

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