What's New

What's New

Artspace to Release Market Survey Results

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Find out the results of a massive Arts Market Study for Central Arkansas during the free “Artspace Soiree” and reveal party at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 29, at Mosaic Templars Cultural Center at 501  ... Read More

Arts Council Seeks to Support Veterans and the Arts

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Arkansas Arts Council staff recently talked with veterans at Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System about a grant that aims to bring more arts services to veterans statewide. “We are  ... Read More

Poetry Out Loud Workshop Set for Feb. 1

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, January 22, 2020

High school students interested in competing in Poetry Out Loud, the national poetry recitation competition, can learn from top ranked poets during a special, free workshop at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, ... Read More

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

Arkansas Artists Can Apply Now for Fellowships

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, December 12, 2019

The Arkansas Arts Council is pleased to announce the opening of its Individual Artist Fellowship awards! Up to nine fellowships may be awarded to Arkansas artists. Each fellowship is $4,000. ... 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 awards pro ... Read More