programs & events

Art After Dark

Art After Dark

Art After Dark

         photo courtesy of Rich Hudson

What is Art After Dark? 

The Newport Art Museum's sparkling late night gathering, Art After Dark, is held on the second Thursday of each month and features artful programs, talks, gallery games, music, drinks and inspired conversation.  Each Art After Dark is unique and full of new adventures.  

Admission is free for Members.
($10 suggested donation for non-members)


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Art After Dark

5 pm     Newport Art Museum (76 Bellevue Avenue)

Art After Dark is alive this month with Art + Design! The Museum is proud to partner with the Providence Art + Design Film Festival to bring 2 beautiful films to Newport. On the evening of Art After Dark, we'll be screening the first of 2 movies: Elisabeth Vigee LeBrun: A Touch of Grace. Official portraitist of Marie Antoinette, LeBrun was a celebrated artist of her time. (The second film will screen on Friday, November 11 - more information) Art After Dark is free or admission by donation, but tickets are required for the film and are available online and at the door.  

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For you art makers out there, the very popular portrait sketching will be ongoing in the Studio Gallery. Easels, stools, paper and drawing materials will be set up and waiting for you to take a seat, so don't be shy!  

Also in the house, we're pleased to welcome back our friends at the Harvest Kitchen, with samples of their delicious apple sauces, breads, and superior pickled veggies. Snack while you learn more about the amazing people, products, and mission of Harvest Kitchen.