April Opening Reception - Newport Visual Arts Center

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

Starts:Friday, April 05, 2019  5:00 PMEnds:Friday, April 05, 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, Apr. 5 at the Newport Visual Arts Center. "Meditations on Canvas," featuring oil paintings by Dennis Hartley, opens in the Runyan Gallery, on view Apr. 5-June 2; "Astoria Regatta," an exhibit of found-object works by salvage artist Wenda Vorce, opens in the Coastal Oregon Visual Artists Showcase, on view Apr. 5-May 26; and the Newport Paper and Book Arts Festival Instructors Show 2019 continues in the Upstairs Gallery, on view through Apr. 27. Artist talks are set for 6 and 6:30 p.m.

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