January Opening Reception - Newport Visual Arts Center

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

Starts:Friday, January 05, 2018  5:00 PMEnds:Friday, January 05, 2018  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. Friday, January 5 at the Newport Visual Arts Center. "The Mayors' Show 2018" opens in the Runyan Gallery; "We Are All in This Together," a collection of paintings by Bethany Rowland, opens in the Upstairs Gallery; and Karen Gelbard's "The Oregon Weaver: Designs from the Pacific Northwest" exhibit of hand-woven jackets, coats and scarves, continues in the Coastal Oregon Visual Artists Showcase through February 24. Artist talks are set for 6:00 and 6:30 p.m.


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