What's New

What's New

Accessibility Focus Groups Scheduled in Four Communities

Arkansas Arts Council - Friday, May 08, 2015

We are currently seeking information about the experiences individuals with disabilities and the elderly have in attending and participating in the arts. In an effort to gather information, we ar ... Read More

2015 SWOP Exhibition in Malvern May 6-27

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, April 29, 2015

The 2015 Small Works on Papervisual art exhibition will be on display May 6-27 at the College of the Ouachitas (https://www.coto.edu/) at One College Circle in Malvern. Hours of operation are 7:30 ... Read More

Seeking Artists for Arts in Education Roster

Arkansas Arts Council - Friday, April 24, 2015

We are now accepting applications from artists who would like to join the Arts in Education Artist Roster (/Grants/Available-Grants/Arts-in-Education/Arts-in-Education-Artist-Roster/apply-for-the- ... Read More

The NEA Turns 50 This Year And Wants To Know Your Story

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, April 20, 2015

This year, 2015, is the 50th anniversary of the signing of the National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities Act of 1965, which created the National Endowment for the Arts and the National En ... Read More

Hot Springs Egg Artist Named 2015 Arkansas Living Treasure

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, April 06, 2015

At the age of eight, when most girls her age are playing with dolls, Lorrie Popow of Hot Springs was creating intricate works of art on eggs. Her story began with a walk to the local ... Read More

Silent Auction to Benefit Sally A. Williams Artist Fund

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, April 02, 2015

We have collaborated with Wildwood Park for the Arts to present a silent auction that benefits our Sally A. Williams Artist Fund, which helps artists pay for professional development and business- ... Read More

2015 SWOP Exhibition on Display in Bentonville

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, March 30, 2015

The 2015 Small Works on Papervisual art exhibition will be on display April 2-28 at the Northwest Arkansas Community College (https://www.nwacc.edu/web/nwacc/home) at One College Drive. Hours of o ... Read More

Art Supporters Gather to Honor Governor's Arts Awards Recipients

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Nearly 200 people attended this year's Governor's Arts Awards luncheon held March 20 at the Governor's Mansion in Little Rock. Governor Asa Hutchinson helped us present the awards to the deserving ... Read More

Fundamentals of Fundraising Workshop Set for April 18

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, March 25, 2015

As part of our GETSMART! learning series, we are pleased to present "Fundamentals of Fundraising," an educational workshop led by Cynthia VanWinkle, CEO of Circle Communications Network, LLC.  ... Read More

Osceola Student Named State Champ of Poetry Out Loud

Arkansas Arts Council - Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Carol Pollard, a 10th grader at Osceola High School, was named state champion at the Poetry Out Loud: National Recitation Contest on Saturday, March 14, at Pulaski Technical College in North Littl ... Read More