January Opening Reception - Newport Visual Arts Center

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

Starts:Friday, January 04, 2019  5:00 PMEnds:Friday, January 04, 2019  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 a reception for new and continuing shows from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 4 at the Newport Visual Arts Center. The 2019 Mayors Show, featuring work by nine Lincoln County artists, opens in the Runyan Gallery, on view Jan. 4-27; "Jaf Works," an exhibit of the creations of Jimmy Frankfort, continues in the Upstairs Gallery, on view through Jan. 26; and "Out of the Box: Contemporary Design in Felt Making" by Kathy Elfers continues in the Coastal Oregon Visual Artists Showcase, on view through Jan. 26. Remarks on the Mayors' Show are scheduled for 5:45 p.m. 

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