August 8 to September 8
LINCOLN CITY- Starting August 8th, the Chessman Gallery in the Lincoln City Cultural Center will host a very special exhibition of the renowned art group called “The Casbah”. This group of artists and writers have been putting on fantastic shows for the last few decades. They have a unique combination of visual arts mixed with spoken arts and are sure to be a feast for your eyes and your ears! The opening reception is on Friday, Aug. 8th, from 5-7pm and there will be wine and refreshments as well as poetry readings! The show will run from August 8th to September 8th in the Chessman Gallery.
The Casbah is a group of central Oregon coast artists who have a long history of putting on art shows that fill the senses, by engaging the viewer with visual arts, as well as music, poetry and theater. This group was one of the 1st artist groups to exhibit with the 4C’s as the Cultural Center was first being developed. The artists of this group work in a variety of media such as drawing, sculpture, painting, calligraphy, furniture design, pottery and photography. A number of “non visual” artists are also members and will be doing poetry and readings at the opening reception.
For more information, call 541-994-9994, head to
lincolncity-culturalcenter.org, or become a friend on Facebook.