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.
*Note: Be sure to pick up discount coupon from any participating galleries before dining at participating restaurants.
- Spring Bull Studio & Gallery celebrates Newport Irish Heritage Month with: Irish Eyes, an exhibit by local artists reveling in everything Irish. On display through March 31.
- DeBlois Gallery has opened their first show of 2019: Open Your Mind, an all media, un-juried, open show, this annual art show challenges the exhibiting artists to create work with the theme. Open through March 31.
- William Vareika Fine Arts has mounted a new special addition to the permanent William Trost Richards exhibition. The exhibition currently consists of thirty-four plein-air oil paintings which have been cleaned and framed for the first time. The new additions to the exhibit reflect Richards’ time observing nature while traveling through parts of Europe as well as more local trips to Connecticut and Rhode Island.
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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