On the second Thursday of every month from February through December, art aficionados of all kinds stroll the streets of our bustling wharves and eclectic neighborhoods to experience the work of 25+ galleries.
The second Thursday of each month, February through December. 5:00 - 8:00 PM.
Established in 2001 and now in its 18th year, Newport Gallery Night stands as first-hand evidence that Newport's art scene is alive and well. On the second Thursday of every month, art aficionados of all kinds stroll the streets of our bustling wharves and eclectic neighborhoods to experience the work of 25+ galleries. Participating galleries, museums and cultural institutions will be open from 5:00 - 8:00 pm.
This month, there will be four separate walking tours:
Spring Bull Gallery is proud to feature thirteen artists from the Westport Art Group organization with an opening reception on Saturday, May 5 from 5:00 - 7:00 PM. During Newport Gallery Night, they will have a painting demonstration from one of the Spring Bull Gallery members.
DeBlois Gallery is excited to showcase “Deep Currents.” The artists involved in this mixed media exhibition include Liz Abbott, Marilyn Moriarty, and Timothy Michael Hetland. Liz Abbott, an artist and printmaker, creates sand collagraphs, a method with glue, sand and printing. Marilyn Moriarty works with watercolor on Asian rice paper. Timothy Hetland’s creations are metal art fabrications that combine stone and wood. May 5 - 27, 2018.
Free parking is available during Newport Gallery Night at the Newport Visitor Center February - April 30, November and December. From May 1 - October 31, parking costs $2 for the first half-hour and $1.50 for each additional half hour. Newport residents receive 3-hours free. Additional parking is available at the Newport Art Museum.
A SAMPLING OF GALLERIES:
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