The Creative Coast, a new program of Cannon Beach Arts Association, presents a series of talks aimed at sharing information and experiences between artists and arts professionals. The free series begins with guest speaker Bonnie Laing-Malcolmson discussing how museums curate shows and develop collections.
Discussions continue with a demonstration from local photographer Don Franks as to how to best photograph artwork. The series concludes with a panel of gallery owners discussing gallery business models and the varying levels of artist representation.
The talks take place 6 p.m. Thursday evenings through Dec. 15. The venue will be the Creative Coast Project Space, Suite 25, second floor, Sandpiper Square, Cannon Beach. For more information visit cannonbeacharts.org or call 503-436-4426. Creative Coast hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday.