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.
This month, there will be four separate walking tours:
Spring Bull Gallery is featuring members of the Hoyt family: Kate Hoyt Psaki, Jane Hoyt DelRose and William B. Hoyt in “A Family Affair.” Exhibit runs through October 31, 2018.
DeBlois Gallery is showcasing “LOST and FOUND-reclamation and celebration.” The artists involved in this mixed media exhibition include Bert Katz (1934-2012) whose paintings and drawings are on display as well as R.L. Stetson who works with unique wood and wire sculptures. Exhibit runs through October 28, 2018.
Coastal Contemporary Gallery is excited to feature "Projective Planes" exhibit. The artists’ Gent and Schmitt explore multiple levels of planes, fusing color and texture within the two and three-dimensional forms that they construct. Exhibit ends November 5, 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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