What's New

What's New

Free Poetry Workshops

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, January 21, 2021

What: Arkansas Poetry Out Loud workshops Who: For poetry lovers and high school students interested in poetry recitation When: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 30, Feb. 13, Feb. 27 and March 6 Cost: F ... Read More

Individual Artist Grants Open for 2021

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, January 13, 2021

The Arkansas Arts Council, an agency of Arkansas Heritage, has opened applications for its 2021 Individual Artist Fellowship awards. The deadline to apply is April 16. The fellowships reco ... Read More

Arkansas Arts Council Announces 2021 Small Works on Paper

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, December 17, 2020

The Arkansas Arts Council is pleased to announce the artists for the 2021 Small Works on Paper touring exhibition, which will open at the East Arkansas Community College in Forrest City in January ... Read More

ARTalks December Lineup

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, December 07, 2020

The last two ARTalks livestreams will be Dec. 10 and Dec. 17! Join us to learn more about the people behind Arkansas’s creative economy! Director Patrick Ralston interviews a new guest at 1 p. ... Read More

Art on Arkansas: Amy Morris

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, December 07, 2020

Join Drekkia Morning, Arts in Education Programs manager, at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 9, to discover new and established artists and arts programs in Arkansas. This week’s episode will feature Amy M ... Read More

Arkansas Arts Council Announces 2021 Governor’s Arts Awards Recipients

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, November 25, 2020

The Arkansas Arts Council, a division of Arkansas Heritage, is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2021 Governor’s Arts Awards. Since 1991, the annual awards program has recognized indiv ... Read More

Art on Arkansas to Host Photographer Ebony Blevins

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Drekkia Morning, Arts in Education Programs manager with the Arkansas Arts Council, will explore the depths of art and artists in Arkansas via candid, biweekly livestreams. The live interviews wil ... Read More

​ Janis F. Kearney to Lead Writing Workshop Dec. 1

Arkansas Arts Council - Tuesday, November 03, 2020

Come hear writers read aloud stories they developed in our GetSmART! writing workshops, and learn more about the art of writing from well-known author and publisher Janis F. Kearney during this fr ... Read More

ARTalks explores Arkansas’s creative economy

Arkansas Arts Council - Tuesday, November 03, 2020

Learn more about the people behind Arkansas’s creative economy! Join Director Patrick Ralston at 1 p.m. every Thursday for ARTalks, a livestream show on the Arkansas Arts Council’s main Facebook p ... Read More

Art on Arkansas Lines Up New Guests

Arkansas Arts Council - Friday, October 23, 2020

Join Drekkia Morning for “Art on Arkansas,” our biweekly, Facebook livestream, to discover new and established artists and arts programs in Arkansas. The next two shows will feature artist Adaja C ... Read More