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Save the Date: ArtLinks 2015

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, July 20, 2015

We hope you will join us for ArtLinks 2015: Create. Advocate. Educate. Oct. 25-27 in Bentonville and Springdale!  Highlights of the statewide arts conference include:

Keynote presentation by Pam Breaux, the newly appointed chief executive  officer of National Assembly of State Arts Agencies. A native of Lafayette, Louisiana, Breaux has held leadership positions at the local, state, and national levels. Keynote presentation by Pam Breaux, the newly appointed chief executive officer of National Assembly of State Arts Agencies. A native of Lafayette, Louisiana, Breaux has held leadership positions at the local, state, and national levels.

  • Arts marketing workshop led by Margaret Keough, marketing and communications director for the Mid-America Arts Alliance in Kansas City, Missouri. Arts marketing workshop led by Margaret Keough, marketing and communications director for the Mid-America Arts Alliance in Kansas City, Missouri.

    Introduction to the new Arkansas Arts Council online grants system

    Important information about recent changes in arts curriculum in Arkansas public schools.

    A discussion with the leaders of the newly formed advocacy group, Arts Advocates Arkansas, with details about the group's plans to strengthen support for the arts in Arkansas. 

    Evening networking receptions with conference speakers, Arkansas Arts Council staff and council members, and your peers.

    Registration forms will be available on our website in September. Artists, arts administrators, educators, and community leaders are encouraged to attend.