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Grand Opening Maritime Art at the Pacific Maritime and Heritage Center -
Grand Opening Maritime Art at the  Pacific Maritime and Heritage Center -

February 21, 2013

 2013 upcoming Regional exhibit


Grand Opening of the   PACIFIC MARITIME & HERITAGE CENTER — Newport Oregon   —- June 2013


             Juried selections will be exhibited in the new Pacific Maritime & Heritage Center, when it opens June 2013.  The juried art exhibit will be just one section of the opening exhibit, “Ship to Shore: Objects of a Maritime Community,” which will feature a diversity of maritime objects from the local community     ranging from commercial fishing gear to art.

  In the juried art section, juried paintings will be on loan to the Society for the year-long exhibit. The Maritime Museum will be heavily focused on telling the history of fishing and fishing industry culture story in Newport up to the present day and maybe even the future. Pacific Maritime and Heritage Center is    located at Newport's Historic Bayfront  545 SW 9th St.,  Newport, OR 97365 / (541) 265-7509.

 U.S.C.G.—Cowslip,  20 x 30 oil by Ivan Kelly

Painting History:

· Allied Artists of America, 85th National in NY, NY

· Featured Artist Exhibit at 9th annual Regional American Society of Marine Artists Maritime Art Exhibit at Coos Bay Art Museum, Coos Bay, OR

Cutter “Cowslip” History:

1943 the cutter was used to break ice in the Cape Cod Canal. While the cutter primarily tended ATON during the post-war years, WWII, it also provided valuable assistance in bringing disabled vessels into port. Cowslip’s crew was also adept at fighting fires. Decommissioned in 2002


Ivan Kelly Fine Art Gallery
207 East Graham, Toledo, Oregon 97391 · (541) 336-1124 
10 minutes East from Newport's Beaches
On The Corner of Alder and Graham Street - One block above Main Street

Gallery Hours: 
Gallery open the first full weekend of each month for "First Weekend Art",  Meet with Artist  or by Appointment / Chance

Saturday: 11:00 - 5:00 · Sunday: 12:00 - 5:00

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