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Small Works on Paper Opening Reception Draws Crowd

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, January 22, 2020

About 150 people attended the 33rd annual Small Works on Paper opening reception Thursday, Jan. 9, at the Mosaic Templars Cultural Center. “We had an amazing night celebrating the arts and ar ... Read More

Meet Council Member Catherine Bays

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, December 12, 2019

Catherine Bays, of Little Rock, is the chief development officer of the Museum of Discovery. Previously, she held development positions for Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Arkansas R ... Read More

Small Works on Paper Opening Reception, Touring Schedule Set

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, December 12, 2019

The 2020 Small Works on Paper touring exhibition will kick off with a free opening reception at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 9, at the Mosaic Templars Cultural Center in Little Rock! Free tickets are  ... Read More

School Competitions Start for Poetry Out Loud

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, December 12, 2019

YoZen Lin, an 11th grade exchange student from Taiwan, stood under dramatic lighting on a recent Monday afternoon and recited two poems before three judges. “For me, reading poetry, or writing ... Read More

Top Five Accomplishments of 2019

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, December 12, 2019

Staff at the Arkansas Arts Council worked hard this past year to provide more professional development opportunities for artists and arts supporters and to bring the arts to more Arkan ... Read More

Governor's Arts Awards Announced for 2020

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, December 05, 2019

LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Arts Council, a division of Arkansas Heritage, is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2020 Governor’s Arts Awards. Since 1991, the annual awar ... Read More

Arkansas Arts Council Approves Fiscal 2020 Grants

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, November 14, 2019

The Arkansas Arts Council recently approved more than $1.2 million in grants that support arts and artists statewide. “We are pleased to have the opportunity to support the growth of the arts  ... Read More

Arts Grant Helps Arkansas Veterans

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, November 14, 2019

A new Arkansas Art Council grant is poised to bring more arts to Arkansas’s military veterans. “We are pleased to be able to serve those who have so selflessly served our country by offering t ... Read More

Tickets Still Available for GetSmART! Workshop

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, November 14, 2019

Get ready to learn to protect yourself and your artwork! Join us at our last GetSmART! workshop of the year and learn the fine art of using copyright and fair use laws. “Our ‘Copyright a ... Read More

Meet Advisory Council Member Rebecca Hurst

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, November 14, 2019

Rebecca Hurst, of Fayetteville, is a co-founder and managing partner of Smith Hurst, a law firm in Rogers. She also serves on the Corporate Leadership Council for the Walton Arts Center and teache ... Read More