This October, enjoy the cool air on Newport Gallery Night. Newport Gallery Night will take place on October 11, 2018 from 4:00 to 8:00 pm. The last FREE guided walking tours of the year will be happening (weather permitting). There will be four separate walking tours 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.
Spring Bull Gallery is featuring members of the Hoyt family; Kate Hoyt Psaki, Jane Hoyt DelRose and William B. Hoyt in “A Family Affair”. The exhibit runs through October 31, 2018. DeBlois Gallery is showcasing “LOST and FOUND-reclamation and celebration” through October 28th. 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. Coastal Contemporary Gallery is excited to feature ‘PROJECTIVE PLANES’. The artists’ Gent and Schmitt explore multiple levels of planes, fusing color and texture within the two and three-dimensional forms that they construct. The exhibit ends November 5, 2018.
Other highlights for October Newport Gallery Night include Sheldon Fine Art, showcasing “Calm Reflections”. Soothing seascapes painted by Leslie Berenson. Atelier Gallery is featuring “Pace of Nature” through October 14th. The artists Mary Dondero, Richard Nocera and Jeff Soderbergh work in different mediums and share a slow pace of nature in common in their process to make work. Our newest gallery is D. Chatowsky Art Gallery located on the corner of Spring and Touro streets at 60 Spring Street. Chatowsky has created a space for ten local artists to showcase artwork along with a boutique offering unique items.
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! 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.
For more information about Newport Gallery Night, our Free Guided Walking Tours and the Newport Gallery Organization, visit www.newportgalleries.org.