December Opening Reception - Newport Visual Arts Center

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

Starts:Saturday, December 02, 2017  5:00 PMEnds:Saturday, December 02, 2017  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 an opening reception from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, December 2 at the Newport Visual Arts Center. "27th Annual PushPin Show" opens in the Runyan Gallery; "Legends of the Mackenzie," a collection of paintings by Margaret Godfrey, continues in the Upstairs Gallery through December 30; and Karen Gelbard's "The Oregon Weaver: Designs from the Pacific Northwest" exhibit of hand-woven jackets, coats and scarves, opens in the Coastal Oregon Visual Artists Showcase. Gelbard will give an artist talk about her work at 6:30 p.m.


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