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An Artist by Nature

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, November 14, 2019

Drekkia Morning has been an active performing poet most of her life. “I’m an artist by nature,” Morning said. Now, she is championing the arts to make sure Arkansans, young and old, have the o ... Read More

Artwork to Focus on African American Veterans’ Experiences

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, November 14, 2019

An art project that will focus on African-American military veterans in Arkansas is underway and will be unveiled at the Mosaic Templars Cultural Center in Little Rock in 2020, artist Ed Drew (htt ... Read More

Arkansas Arts Council Announces 2020 Small Works on Paper Artists

Arkansas Arts Council - Tuesday, November 12, 2019

The Arkansas Arts Council, a division of Arkansas Heritage, is pleased to announce the 35 Arkansas artists whose work will be included the 2020 Small Works on Paper touring exhibition. Thirty ... Read More

ArtLinks Draws on Creative Economy

Arkansas Arts Council - Friday, October 18, 2019

More than 100 people recently gathered for the Arkansas Arts Council’s statewide arts conference, ArtLinks, to learn how to use the arts to boost rural and urban economies, enhance cultural  ... Read More

Arts Council to Collect Impact Data on Grants

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, October 17, 2019

Applications and information on final reports for grants will change for applicants filing for fiscal 2021 grants. “The Arkansas Arts Council offers a multitude of grants for artists  ... Read More

Small Works on Paper Exhibition Opens Nov. 11 in Hope

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, October 16, 2019

HOPE, AR — The 2019 Small Works on Paper, an annual touring visual arts exhibition showcasing the work of Arkansas artists, will open Monday, Nov. 11, at the University of Arkansas at Hope.  ... Read More

The Arkansas Arts Council Seeks Entries for Poetry Out Loud

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, October 03, 2019

The Arkansas Arts Council Seeks Entries for Poetry Out Loud The Arkansas Arts Council is seeking Arkansas high schools interested in participating in Poetry Out Loud, the statewide ... Read More

Arts Market Survey, Kick-off Party Set for Sept. 24

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, September 11, 2019

A six-week survey of artists and arts supporters in Central Arkansas will kick off with a free party at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 24, at the Center for Humanities and Arts at the University o ... Read More

Meet Advisory Council Board Member Dr. Dwayne Daniels

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, September 09, 2019

Dr. Dwayne Daniels, of El Dorado, is interested in making sure opportunities in the arts abound in southern Arkansas. Daniels, who covers the district 12 counties in southwest Arkansas, is an arts ... Read More

GetSmART! Workshop to Help Grant Researchers

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, September 09, 2019

Learn the basics of researching grant opportunities through the Foundation Directory Online! The Arkansas Arts Council, in partnership with the Central Arkansas Library System, will  ... Read More