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Newport Visual Arts Center

777 NW Beach Dr, Newport, OR 97365-3565
+1 541-265-6540
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Local art

Cute little shop with the one of the friendliest shopkeeper. She was so informative and just all... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
lscordis
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Ronan, Montana
Local arts, mixed quality

The VAC showcases local art and provides classes in various arts. The classes are a good community... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2017
taconia
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Oregon, USA
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The Newport Visual Arts Center includes two visual art galleries, the Coastal Oregon Visual Artist Showcase, a media room, clay studio and two classrooms for community use (art workshops, events, meetings)--all located on the beach and with amazing views from atop the historic Nye Beach neighborhood. Closed on Mondays. Runyan Gallery: Tu-Sun, 11am-6pm. Upstairs Gallery: Tu-Sat, noon-4pm
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  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
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“local art” (3 reviews)
“vac” (2 reviews)
“gallery” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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777 NW Beach Dr, Newport, OR 97365-3565
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+1 541-265-6540
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cute little shop with the one of the friendliest shopkeeper. She was so informative and just all around nice! Some of the pieces were quite amateurish, but there priced as so. Some were outstanding. Would love to see more non-painting items. More glassware, etc. Love...More

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Reviewed 26 November 2017

The VAC showcases local art and provides classes in various arts. The classes are a good community service, especially for teens. The quality of the local shows varies considerably. Shows tend to be chosen for current trends. Openings are a bit haphazard and the talking...More

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Reviewed 15 June 2017

The gallery a wonderful. Lots of wall space with great options for presentation. Also has great meeting rooms. We had a wedding there once.

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Reviewed 5 March 2017

My granddaughters were impressed with the unusual art they saw here. Very enjoyable!! It was easily accessible just a short walk from where we were staying.

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Reviewed 30 January 2017

we walked in to view the exhibit, local stuff but varied and interesting. The attendant was helpful and explained eco dying to us.

Thank iberichieg
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

Art by many talented local artists is exhibited 12 times a year at the Runyon Gallery located on the 1st floor in the historic Nye Beach Turnaround area of Newport, Oregon. This recent visit was to view the Mayors' Show in the Runyon Gallery running...More

Thank Zola S
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Reviewed 28 November 2016

Visit this quiet little spot and pick up some really reasonably priced local art. Great for an afternoon visit. Came home with a lovely watercolor and hope to visit again for more.

Thank Emptynesters20142014
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