The Arkansas Arts Council provides many programs and services to promote and assist Arkansas artists.
Arkansas Artist Registry
A central resource that documents and promotes Arkansas visual artists.
Featured artwork above: "Happiness" by Sheila Cantrell.
Arkansas Living Treasure Award
Recognizes Arkansans who have over a lifetime made significant contributions to their state and communities.
A series of workshops that cover art related topics for individual artists and arts organizations.
Governor's Arts Awards
An annual recognition of individuals and corporations for their support of the arts in Arkansas. See the current and past GAA recipients.
Small Works On Paper (SWOP) Touring Exhibition
An annual touring visual arts exhibition coordinated by the Arkansas Arts Council.
Sally A. Williams Artist Fund
Assistance grants intended to support professional development and advance an artist’s career.
A statewide arts conference October 25-27, 2015 in Northwest Arkansas. This year's conference is all about creating, advocating, and educating.