Newport Gallery Night Continues with August Newport Gallery Night

With the Phase III continuing in RI, Newport Gallery Night will be hosting a larger August Newport Gallery Night on Thursday, August 13, 2020 from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm featuring Beach Studios, Coastal Contemporary Gallery, DeBlois Gallery, and Jamestown Arts Center. With the Newport summer in high gear, it’s the perfect time to experience the art scene around Newport.

"Fluid" Coastal Contemporary Gallery

Art fans will have a chance to enjoy current and new member work at Beach Studios on exhibit and for sale on the gallery wall, Coastal Contemporary Gallery’s new show “Fluid”, DeBlois Gallery’s 36th Anniversary Members’ Show and Reception, and Jamestown Arts Center’s current show A Mythic Pause, the site specific labyrinth Beckett’s Maze: Go On by Robin Crocker, Art of Protest with the front of the JAC building used as a community exhibition space highlighting protest signs and poster art from Black Lives Matter rallies, and a new sculpture from Anne Mimi Sammis “Dancing with a Dove” in front of the JAC.

If you’re feeling hungry after visiting these exhibitions, step into one of the 6 restaurants that collaborate with Newport Gallery Organization by providing discounts and specials for Newport Gallery Night visitors!

Free parking is available for the night at the Gateway Visitors Center and uptown at the Newport Art Museum.

Newport Gallery Night Continues with July Newport Gallery Night

With the Phase III reopening in RI, Newport Gallery Night will be hosting a larger July Newport Gallery Night on Thursday, July 9, 2020 from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm featuring Beach StudiosCoastal Contemporary GalleryDeBlois Gallery, and Jamestown Arts Center.  With the Newport summer kicking into high gear, it’s the perfect time to experience the art scene around Newport.

Jamestown Art Center

Art fans will have a chance to enjoy current member work at Beach StudiosCoastal Contemporary Gallery’s summer salon The Hidden RealityDeBlois Gallery’s 36th Anniversary Members’ Show Opening, and Jamestown Art Center’s current show A Mythic Pause and the site specific labyrinth Beckett’s Maze:  Go On by Robin Crocker. 

Coastal Contemporary Gallery

If you’re feeling hungry after visiting these exhibitions, step into one of the 6 restaurants that collaborate with Newport Gallery Organization by providing discounts and specials for Newport Gallery Night visitors! 

Free parking is available for the night at the Gateway Visitors Center and uptown at the Newport Art Museum. 

Newport Gallery Night Returns with June Newport Gallery Night

With the Phase II reopening in RI, Newport Gallery Night will be hosting a scaled down June Newport Gallery Nighton Thursday, June 11, 2020 from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm featuring DeBlois Gallery.  With the Newport summer starting to kick off, it’s the perfect time to experience the art scene around Newport.

Breaking Out at DeBlois Gallery

Onne van der Wal Gallery will be postponing their book signing of Onne’s new Rizzoli coffee table book, Sailing America until July or August Newport Gallery Night.  In addition, they will be raffling off one of the books during the evening event.

Art fans will have a chance to enjoy DeBlois Gallery’s gorgeous Spring Open Show “Breaking Out”.  It will delight, with a variety of artwork presented by the area’s terrifically talented artists. The show continues at the gallery on 134 Aquidneck Ave. in Middletown through June 27. Or take the Virtual Tour. Admission is free. Ample free parking.

If you’re feeling hungry after visiting these exhibitions, step into one of the 6 restaurants that collaborate with Newport Gallery Organization by providing discounts and specials for Newport Gallery Night visitors! Free parking is available for the night at the Gateway Visitors Center and uptown at the Newport Art Museum. 

Start your Spring Adventures with March Newport Gallery Night

Start off your Spring by getting out to see the latest exhibitions around town. The Newport Gallery Organization is hosting Newport Gallery Night on March 12th, 2020 from 5:00 – 8:00pm at participating member galleries, museums and cultural institutions.

"Breathing Space" by Didem Kokturk

There are a number of exciting new member galleries including Skuteundfish, Beach Studio, Jeff Soderbergh and the Jamestown Art Center for the 20th season of Newport Gallery Night that has expanded the geographic reach of the group into Middletown, Portsmouth and Jamestown making this monthly celebration of the arts a truly county wide affair.

New exhibitions include DeBlois Gallery’s “Breaking Out”, their annual themed show of regional artists and Spring Bull Gallery’s new show “Favorite Views and Places”. In addition, new work at new member galleries Skuteundfish, Beach Studios, Jeff Soderbergh and Jamestown Art Center.

If you’re hungry after all these exhibitions, step into one of the 6 restaurants that collaborate with Newport Gallery Organization by providing discounts and specials for Newport Gallery Night visitors! Free parking will be available for the night at the Gateway Visitors Center and uptown at the Newport Art Museum.

February Newport Gallery Night Kicks Off the 2020 Season

A new year means a new season of Newport Gallery Night events. The Newport Gallery Organization kicks off its 20th season with February Newport Gallery Night on Thursday, February 13, 2020 from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm at participating galleries, museums and cultural institutions. As the winter weather becomes milder, it’s the perfect time to experience the art scene around Newport.

Winter Jay, Paper Montage by Galen Snow

Make a night of it by exploring the arts and visiting a selection of the participating galleries, museums, and cultural institution. 

February Newport Gallery Night is the perfect night to escape, de-stress and share with your loved one.  Notably, Spring Bull Gallery’s ever popular annual Fakes & Forgeries exhibit is on display. The much anticipated show features serious “copies” and humorous interpretations of well-known artwork, all submitted by local artists and created in a variety of forms and styles. Galen Snow, currently a Visiting Artist at Spring Bull Gallery will be doing an informal demonstration and discussion of her “Paper Montage, Painting with Paper” techniques and creative approach.

Make a romantic night of it by exploring the arts and visiting a selection of the participating galleries, museums, and cultural institutions.  If you’re feeling cold after visiting all these exhibitions, step into one of the 6 restaurants that collaborate with Newport Gallery Organization by providing discounts and specials for Newport Gallery Night visitors! Free parking is available for the night at the Gateway Visitors Center and uptown at the Newport Art Museum. 

Enjoy the Cool Winter Air by Heading Out to December Newport Gallery Night

This December, enjoy the cool air and shop the local art scene for some unique holiday gifts on December Newport Gallery Night which will take place on December 13, 2018 from 5:00 to 8:00 pm.  This will be the LAST NEWPORT GALLERY NIGHT of the year.     

Deblois Gallery is featuring “Looking Upwards”, a holiday art show.  Coastal Contemporary Gallery is hosting “‘W-Intermission” on exhibit through January 20th.  Spring Bull Gallery is hosting the 28th Annual Little Picture Show, an annual showcase of small artistic treasures in oils, watercolors, pastels, graphics, welded metal sculptures, stoneware and other media.   

Additional highlights at some of the other member galleries include: Sheldon Fine Art, showcasing modern marine artist Ken Zier; Atelier Gallery featuring its annual holiday exhibition, “la famiglia”; and Newport Art Museum hosting its Faculty and Student Holiday Arts and Crafts Sale for their monthly “Art After Dark” event.  

If you’re hungry after perusing all these exhibitions, step into one of the seven restaurants that collaborate with Newport Gallery Organization by providing discounts and specials for Newport Gallery Night visitors! Be sure to ask for a restaurant coupon and a parking voucher at any of the galleries. Free parking will be available for the night at the Gateway Visitors Center with a parking voucher and uptown at the Newport Art Museum.  

New Art Exhibits Around Newport in Time for FREE Walking Tours at October Gallery Night

As the seasons change, anticipation is in the air at our member galleries, museums and cultural institutions as we approach October Newport Gallery Night on Thursday, October 10th from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm. 

Coastal Contemporary Gallery “When Pigs Fly” - Sumo Bunny (Shari Weschler), Acrylic on Linen

This is the last chance this season to experience our popular FREE Guided Walking Art Tours. These informational tours showcasing new exhibits in and around Newport will run hourly as follows:   meeting at 4:00 pm at Thames Glass, 5:00 pm at Spring Bull Gallery, 6:00 pm at Art on Spring and 7:00 pm at Arnold Art Gallery.  Self-guided tours will continue into the winter season, but for October Gallery Night, local experts will serve as your guide to the Newport art scene so don’t miss out!

There are intriguing new shows at many of the 26 member galleries, museums and cultural institutions including: American Landscape, an exploration of the past and present American landscape at Atelier, a collection of interpretations of  the theme “Reflection” showcased at Spring Bull Gallery,  and Shaping Tales, a reimagining of classic tales via mixed media abstraction, figural painting, video media and glass sculpture at Coastal Contemporary Gallery. New exhibits are also popping up at DeBlois Gallery, Dorrance H. Hamilton Gallery, and Downtown Designs.

Feeling hungry after all these exhibitions? Any of the Newport Gallery Organization’s member galleries have special discount vouchers available by request for the 7 Newport restaurants that collaborate with Newport Gallery Organization! Free parking will be available for the night at the Gateway Visitors Center and uptown at the Newport Art Museum. 

Free Walking Art Tours on September Newport Gallery Night

Newport Galleries Night 2019 is underway at our member galleries, museums and cultural institutions with September Newport Gallery Night on Thursday, September 12 from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm.

Spring Bull Gallery Painting Demo

Our popular FREE Summer Guided Walking Art Tours continue for September Newport Gallery Night. The four separate free, short information tours will run hourly as follows: meeting inside at 4:00 pm at Thames Glass, 5:00 pm at Spring Bull Gallery, 6:00 pm at Art on Spring and 7:00 pm at Arnold Art Store & Gallery. Tours, which will last about 30-45 minutes, will include information about all of the participating galleries, museums and cultural institutions in each area as well as any other interesting art related stories. The tours run on Newport Gallery Nights from May through October.

After visiting any of the participating galleries, museums, and cultural institutions, make a night of it by exploring the arts and visiting a selection of the participating galleries, museums, and cultural institutions. End the evening at one of the 7 participating restaurants and use the special Newport Gallery Night restaurant discount coupon.

Free parking is available at the Gateway Visitors Center and uptown at the Newport Art Museum.

FREE Walking Art Tours on August Newport Gallery Night

Newport Galleries Night 2019 is underway and the season is in high gear at our member galleries, museums and cultural institutions with August Newport Gallery Night on Thursday, August 8th from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm. 

Mark Fernandez, Art on Spring

Our popular FREE Summer Guided Walking Art Tours continue for August Newport Gallery Night. And these short, informational tours will run hourly as follows:  meeting at 4:00 pm at Thames Glass, 5:00 pm at Spring Bull Gallery, 6:00 pm at Art on Spring and 7:00 pm at Arnold Art Gallery.  Tours, which will last about 30-45 minutes, will include information about all of the participating galleries, museums and cultural institutions in each area as well as any other interesting art related stories. The tours will run on Newport Gallery Nights from May through October. 

There are exciting new shows at many of the 26 member galleries, museums and cultural institutions including:  Atelier, Spring Bull Gallery, DeBlois Gallery, Coastal Contemporary Gallery, andCory Silken Photography.

If you’re hungry after all these exhibitions, step into one of the 7 restaurants that collaborate with Newport Gallery Organization by providing discounts and specials for Newport Gallery Night visitors! Be sure to ask for a voucher at any of the galleries.Free parking will be available for the night at the Gateway Visitors Center and uptown at the Newport Art Museum. 

FREE Walking Art Tours on July Newport Gallery Night

Newport Gallery Night 2019 is underway and the season is kicking into high gear at our member galleries, museums and cultural institutions with June Newport Gallery Night on Thursday, July 11 from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm.

Our popular FREE Summer Guided Walking Art Tours continue for July Newport Gallery Night. The four separate free, short information tours will run hourly as follows: meeting inside at 4:00 pm at Thames Glass, 5:00 pm at Spring Bull Gallery, 6:00 pm at Art on Spring and 7:00 pm at Arnold Art. Tours, which will last about 30-45 minutes, will include information about all of the participating galleries, museums and cultural institutions in each area as well as any other interesting art related stories. The tours run onNewport Gallery Nights from May through October.

After visiting any of the participating galleries, museums, and cultural institutions, make a night of it by picking up a restaurant discount coupon and stopping by one of the 7 participating restaurants for a special!

Free parking is available at the Gateway Visitors Center and uptown at the Newport Art Museum