Hoffman Center for the Arts

There are presently no open calls for submissions.

The Hoffman Center for the Arts, based in Manzanita, Oregon, is a non-profit organization dedicated to the arts, culture, and education. The HCA supports two projects dedicated to the work of writers and artists on the north Oregon Coast. 

Word & Image pairs 12 writers and 12 artists for a collaborative project that results in an exhibition and a book of linked artwork and writing. Submissions for consideration the 2020 project will be accepted during April. Participants will be selected by teams of past contributors, and their work will be displayed in The Hoffman Gallery in October.

Annual Poetry Contest: The first 50 North Coast poets to submit during January 2021 will compete for a $100 prize. 

The North Coast Squid is a literary magazine showcasing work of writers and artists who live in our community or have a strong connection to the area.  The 2019 issue is now available at the Hoffman Gallery, and also sold in bookstores, coffee shops, galleries, and museums on the north Oregon Coast. Submissions for the next issue will be accepted in spring of 2021.


Hoffman Center for the Arts