2nd Saturday Artwalk
2nd Saturday of every month from 5pm-8pm
Come downtown on 2nd Saturday of the month and celebrate the Arts in Astoria! Participating downtown businesses keep their doors open late, provide refreshments and entertainment, and exhibit original works of art or craft.
Clatsop Community College Art Gallery
1651 Lexington Ave. 503.325.0910 Mon-Fri 8am to 8pm
The college gallery is dedicated to sustaining and promoting contemporary art and visual culture through exhibitions and programming, which creates a stimulating environment conducive to learning and creative expression. Also, they provide local and statewide leadership in the exhibition of contemporary art through regional, national, and international exhibitions.
1160 Commercial St. 503.325.1270 Mon-Thur 11-5:30pm, Fri-Sat 11-7pm, Sun 11-4pm
Since 1997, RiverSea Gallery has been at the heart of the arts renaissance in Astoria, Oregon. The gallery is located in a 1920’s storefront in the downtown historic district. In addition to their regular offerings, they present monthly exhibitions featuring individual artists or themed group shows. Throughout the year the gallery hosts poetry readings, receptions, and special events tied to the creativity and spirit of the region.
240 11th St. 503.468.0620 Daily (Wed by appointments) 11-5pm, Sun 11-4pm,
Imogen Gallery exhibits contemporary works in several mediums by accomplished international artists and local emerging talent. Represented artists all share the common thread of passion and professionalism for what they do which translates to original and compelling style. Friday night is art, drinks, and conversation for anyone who wishes to attend and participate.
Fernhill Glass Studio
1450 Exchange St. 503.325.3448 Winter Hours: Mon & Thur-Sat 11-6pm, Sun 11-5pm Closed Tuesday & Wednesday
Claude & Chris have over 16 years of experience in their craft and now work from their soft glass blowing studio in the historic Fort George area with views of Astoria's waterfront on the Columbia River. They are open to the public for glass demonstrations and sales during business hours, while producing affordable, functional art for your enjoyment and use. The studio offers classes and is available to rent by the hour.
1271 Commercial St. 503.836.2691 Mon & Thur-Sun 12-4pm
Tempo Gallery is an artist collective. Tempo's eleven members create art in numerous mediums from oil to photography, watercolors, jewelry making, and printmaking. The gallery shares their space with the yearly Astoria Music Festival.
LightBox Photographic Gallery & Fine Printing
1045 Marine Dr. 503.468.0238 Tues-Sat 11-5:30pm
LightBox Photographic Gallery is a center for promoting creative and alternative photography on the North Coast of Oregon. They exhibit a diversity of photographic styles and processes and educate in these techniques and methods, while encouraging the continued use of film, traditional photographic methods, and historical alternative processes. Their curators also recognize the finest works in digital photography and host member meetings every other Wednesday to discuss photography as fine art. The gallery offers fine art printing and dark room rental on site.
KALA at Hipfish Monthly
1017 Marine Dr. 503.338.4878 Fri & Sat 12-4pm, 2nd Saturdays 5-8pm
KALA is the ground floor presentation space below the upper loft production office of Hipfish Monthly, the Columbia Pacific Region's free alternative monthly newspaper. KALA features monthly exhibits in a dedicated gallery space in conjunction with live stage performances of poetry, theater, and music.
Lovell Showroom at Fort George Brewery
1483 Duane St. 503.325.7468 Open during 2nd Saturday Artwalk & event nights
The Lovell Brewery + Taproom was originally built to house the Lovell Auto Co. As many Astorian business owners were out of a storefront during the 1922 fire, the building transformed into the Lovell Arcade and Theater until the city was able to build back up. It has again become a community gathering space for public talks from educators, monthly art exhibits, and fundraising events.
Old Town Framing
1287 Commercial St. 503.325.5221 Mon-Fri 9:30-5:30pm, Sat 10-5pm
For over 25 years, Old Town Framing has served the artists of this community with their custom framing talents and hosts local art shows as well as keeping in stock a variety of local prints for sale.
1133 Commercial St. 503.468.0308
Astoria’s newest gallery downtown, featuring monthly exhibits of local and regional original works of art and a dedicated retail space for prints, cards, and handmade jewelry.