Whale Song: A Giant Voice in a Sea of Sound
The Oregon Coast Council for the Arts presents the exhibition, “Whale Song: A Giant Voice in a Sea of Sound,” an installation of prints and audio recordings by Kris Elkin, in the Upstairs Gallery at the Newport Visual Arts Center from May 5 to July 1. Kris Elkin is a print-maker and graphic designer living in Central Oregon. A First Friday opening reception will be held on May 5, 5-7pm, with an artist talk scheduled for 6:30 pm during the opening.
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