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Small Works on Paper Exhibition Opens July 15 in Fort Smith

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, July 10, 2019

FORT SMITH, AR — The 2019 Small Works on Paper, an annual touring visual arts exhibition showcasing the work of Arkansas artists, will open Monday, July 15, at the University of Arkansas - ... Read More

SWOP Helps Visual Artists Succeed

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Daniella Napolitano used a rubber roller to spread three colors – a red, yellow and blue – across a glass pallet and then roll them out onto her relief-cut print block. She had specific ... Read More

Committee Reviewing Outcome-based Measures

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, July 10, 2019

The Arkansas Arts Council’s advisory board recently formed a committee to consider ways to evaluate grant outcomes. The committee plans to make recommendations to the full board by this fall.  ... Read More

Artspace to Visit Central Arkansas

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, July 10, 2019

An initiative is underway to bring affordable living and work space to Central Arkansas artists. “Things are moving, but everything is in the initial phases,” said Patrick Ralston, director ... Read More

Murals, Public Artworks Benefit Arkansans

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Public art is on the rise across Arkansas, bringing communities closer together and feeding the states growing creative economy. “Public art – from murals to sculptures – is an impor ... Read More

Call for Entry: 2020 Small Works on Paper

Arkansas Arts Council - Friday, July 05, 2019

Calling Arkansas artists! Submissions for the 2020 Small Works on Paper touring exhibition are open until July 26. Small Works on Paper is theannual, juried art exhibition sponsored by the Ark ... Read More

Meet Advisory Council Member Remica Gray

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, June 24, 2019

Remica Gray, of Texarkana, has been closely tied to the arts ever since she was a small child. Gray earned a bachelor’s degree in music at Southern Methodist University and two certification ... Read More

Meet Council Member Donna Young

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, June 17, 2019

Donna Young, of Van Buren, has long dedicated herself to helping others. She is a member of the Board of Directors for CASA of Crawford County, which helps children through the legal s ... Read More

Meet Advisory Council Member Sue Coon

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, June 10, 2019

The Advisory Council of the Arkansas Arts Council is a vital component of helping us keep the arts healthy and alive statewide. Seventeen members are chosen to represent eight Arkansas districts.  ... Read More

Small Works on Paper Exhibition Opens Friday in Searcy

Arkansas Arts Council - Tuesday, June 04, 2019

SEARCY, AR — The 2019 Small Works on Paper, an annual touring visual arts exhibition showcasing the work of Arkansas artists, will open Friday at the Searcy Art Gallery at 300 E. ... Read More