Apr 10-May 2 Celebrate Earth Day. First celebrated in 1970, Earth Day, April 22, is now an annual event celebrated in 193 counties around the world to support peace and environmental protection. Astoria Visual Arts invites artists residing in Clatsop County in Oregon and Pacific County in Washington to celebrate Earth Day through art! Plein air painter Dee Vadnais will jury the exhibit.
Annual Clatsop County High School Art Exhibit: Epoch Epiphany. Astoria, Knappa and Warrenton High School’s art students come together for the 7th annual county-wide high school art show! Each piece is 12″x12″ resembling huge display of a vinyl records. All styles and media welcome. Cash prizes are awarded.
Astoria Visual Arts (AVA) places the arts at the center of a changing rural community and economy by supporting artists, encouraging artistic opportunity and diversity, and serving as an artistic hub of cooperation, education and information-sharing.
The AVA Center for the Arts presents artwork by new and emerging artists as well as established artists who create work outside the mainstream. Fiber arts, experimental and conceptual art, music, spoken word, multimedia and performance art events mingled with the visual arts.