What's New

What's New

Governor's Arts Awards Open for Nominations

Arkansas Arts Council - Tuesday, July 28, 2020

(http://www.arkansasarts.org/blog/2020governorsartsawards)The Arkansas Arts Council is accepting nominations for the 2021 Governor’s Arts Awards! The deadline to nominate a recipient is Sept. 4.  ... Read More

Resource Toolbox for Arkansas Artists Impacted by COVID-19

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Artists and arts organizations in Arkansas are feeling the financial impact of COVID-19. When restaurants, theaters and other venues close, everyone from musicians to improv comedians we ... Read More

Arkansas Arts Council Extends Roster Deadline

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, July 20, 2020

The application deadline for the Arkansas Arts Council’s Arts in Education Roster has been extended through July 24. This Roster is an opportunity for arts educators of all genres to increase thei ... Read More

Arts Council Announces CARES Act Relief Grants Awards

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, July 20, 2020

The Arkansas Arts Council, an agency of Arkansas Heritage, is pleased to announce 103 nonprofit arts organizations have been awarded $491,692 as part of the CARES Act Relief Grants. “Our nonpr ... Read More

Artist Registry Connects Artists and Art Lovers

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, June 29, 2020

We bring artists and collectors together. Our Artist Registry is free for Arkansas artists and is a platform used by gallery curators and collectors to discover —or rediscover —new and ... Read More

Arkansas Poetry Out Loud Plans Awards for Finalists

Arkansas Arts Council - Friday, June 26, 2020

This year's Arkansas Poetry Out Loud finalists soon will receive awards for their hard work leading up to the state competition, which was canceled in March. The Arkansas Arts Council will dis ... Read More

Free Webinar Focuses on Grant Writing

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, June 25, 2020

Learn to research and write a grant with us! Brenda Mauldin, owner of Brenda Long Mauldin Grant Writing & Development Consulting, will lead the free workshop, “Grant Writing: 101: Un ... Read More

Art/Voice/Arkansas Aims to Share Students' Work

Arkansas Arts Council - Friday, June 19, 2020

We are taking submissions for visual and literary art by Arkansas students in kindergarten through 12th grades. We want to hear from our young artists, so send us a video or photo of your be ... Read More

Online Workshop Focuses on Next Steps to Nonprofit Success

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, June 03, 2020

Take the next step in planning for success! The Arkansas Arts Council is pleased to present a free, GetSmART! webinar that will guide nonprofit leaders through the strategic planning process  ... Read More


Arkansas Arts Council - Sunday, May 31, 2020

Let’s talk all things art! Join Patrick Ralston, director of the Arkansas Arts Council, and staff for livestream conversations about arts, grants, programs and more at 1 p.m. every Thursda ... Read More