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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 arts, mixed quality

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

Reviewed November 26, 2017
taconia
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Oregon, USA
A delightful gallery with works of local artist and others.

The gallery a wonderful. Lots of wall space with great options for presentation. Also has great... read more

Reviewed June 15, 2017
Andieatthebeach
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Newport, OR
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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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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 November 26, 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 June 15, 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 March 5, 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 January 30, 2017

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

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Reviewed January 18, 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

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Reviewed November 28, 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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