8th Annual Plein Air & More, June 24-26, 2016 Cannon Beach has not only been named “One of the Best Art Towns in America,” but National Geographic has also listed it as “One of the Most Beautiful Places in the World.” So…what more could you ask for if you’re a plein air artist? That’s why they continue to come from around the world to capture the unique elements of this landscape “in the open air”. To celebrate this challenging artistic style and the work of the artists, the Cannon Beach Gallery Group is presenting the 8th Annual Plein Air & More festival. Scheduled for JuneRead More →

The members of the Cannon Beach Gallery Group invite you to play along the shores of Cannon Beach and in the varied and beautiful galleries of our town. Nestled between the wild ocean and the coastal mountains Cannon Beach offers art and craft ranging from the playful to the sublime. On May 6, 7 & 8, each gallery will spotlight new work by their chosen artists. Unveilings, demos and receptions take place all weekend long, making this event an unparalleled experience for the art lover. 2016 Spring Unveiling Events Schedule 2016 Chef’s Table Listings   2016 Spring Unveiling Gallery Listings!   Larger images available forRead More →

Each March, the Savor Cannon Beach festival features four-days of wine tastings, culinary and arts events and a wine walk featuring dozens of Northwest wineries. It’s a community-wide festival featuring activities all around town including six festival wine tasting events showcasing Northwest wines and savory bites.Popular festival events include the Thursday Night Throwdown, a showdown between Oregon and Washington wines varietal by varietal. Participants taste twelve select wines including two of each varietal, one from Oregon and one from Washington, then vote on their favorites to determine which state reigns supreme. Other events include the Battle of the Blends featuring four red and four white wine blendsRead More →

1190 Pacific Dr. 503-436-1108 Click To View Sponsors Website Join us at one of the Oregon Coast’s most favored dining traditions, the oceanfront Wayfarer Restaurant & Lounge. A favorite of locals and visitors alike, the Wayfarer Restaurant & Lounge in Cannon Beach is the perfect spot for romance, great food and quality service. To get a taste of what’s in store for your next dining experience, enter our website and view a sample of our menus. Also featured on the website is our current catering menu full of information for your upcoming group event. SERVING BREAKFAST, LUNCH AND DINNER BEGINNING AT 8 AM DAILY. VisitRead More →

It’s the 28th Annual. Each November Cannon Beach’s art community gathers to collectively celebrate diverse talents during this popular festival of the arts. Galleries, shops, hotels and restaurants host a variety of writers, singers, composers, painters, sculptors and more. The unique coastal beauty of this region has inspired creativity for many decades, making Cannon Beach one of The Best Art Towns in America. Transform your coastal experience into a festival of creativity filled with music, theater, poetry and art. FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 6  Art in Action | 7-10pm Several professional artists will demonstrate their techniques and create works of art available for purchase during the eveningRead More →

An Autumn Leaves vase. Suzanne has a collection of new pieces in this series that was shown during the Stormy Weather Arts Festival. Perfect for the season!   A “Zinger”, a style Jim likes to visit often. Perfect for the dining room, either placed on the table or perched on the sideboard!  Read More →

If you have animal lovers on your gift list, we have the books they will love! “Underwater Dogs” ($20), “Underwater Dogs Kids Edition” ($17), and “Underwater Puppies” ($20) by famed animal photographer, Seth Casteel are sure to please! Plus, as part of DragonFire Gallery’s WILD fund raising through the arts program, all proceeds from the sale of these books are donated to Clatsop County Animal Shelter and Angels for Sara, a sanctuary for aged and ailing shelter dogs. What better way to help spread joy to the animal world this holiday season!  Read More →

(image by lobenbergart.com) David Lobenberg will be showing with Primary Elements Gallery. This image was publicized in a 6 page article in The Art of Watercolor magazine this Fall. He also had a 4 page article about his work in plein air published in Art in Plein Air magazine this year. The extension of the brush symbolizes an invitation for all of us to feel the artist and the beauty within and to express it freely.  Read More →

This hand blown glass horse is by Janet Nicholson titled “ Chestnut Equine Series” It stands 14 inches high 16 inches wide and 6 inches deep on a custom made steel stand.  It is proudly displayed in Primary Elements Gallery together with Janet’s Shorebirds which look like our local Sandpipers here in Cannon Beach.Read More →

February, 2015  Submission Date:  Friday, January 30, 2015 Guest Curator, Bonnie Laing-Malcolmson The Cannon Beach Arts Association is pleased to announce that it will be hosting Bonnie Laing-Malcolmson, the curator of Northwest Art at the Portland Art Museum, as the guest curator for the Winter All Juried Show. A steward of the art scene in the Northwest, Laing-Malcolmson promises to be a dynamic curator and a great draw for artists from across the region. A Seattle native, Malcolmson has spent most of her life in the region. As the Northwest curator at PAM, she curated a solo exhibits each year for the museum’s APEX program,Read More →

Art News Oregon Artist Christopher Burkett, Master of Fine Art Photography. Exhibition & News “Burkett has done for Color what Adams & Weston did for Black & White.” Three new Museum Collections – (See Below for the full resume *) Tucson Museum of Art Museum of Fine Arts Houston The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Fine Art, Kansas City Each year the artist has a price increase on signature photographs. Notice of Price Increase on January 31, 2015 ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ For more information email info@nwbynwgallery.com 800.494.0741             503.436.0741 232 N Spruce    Cannon Beach, Oregon   97110-1021Read More →