What's New

What's New

Nominations Open for 2019 Living Treasure Award

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, September 17, 2018

LITTLE ROCK, AR – The Arkansas Arts Council, a division of the Department of Arkansas Heritage, is accepting nominations for the 2019 Arkansas Living Treasure Award. The Living Treasure pr ... Read More

Arkansas Arts Council Announces Recipients of Individual Artist Fellowship Awards

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, September 10, 2018

LITTLE ROCK, AR – Nine Arkansas artists will be recognized for their achievements during an awards ceremony 5:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, at the Historic Arkansas Museum at 200 E. Third ... Read More

AIE Mini-Grants Open

Arkansas Arts Council - Friday, September 07, 2018

LITTLE ROCK – The Arkansas Arts Council is accepting applications for mini-grant proposals that bring art-learning programs to communities statewide. “Arts in Education and Lifelong Lea ... Read More

Wanted: Artists Who Enjoy Working with Students

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, May 31, 2018

We are now accepting applications from artists who would like to join the Arts in Education Artist Roster (http://www.arkansasarts.org/Grants/Available-Grants/Arts-in-Education/Arts-in-Education-A ... Read More

Call for Entries: 2019 Small Works on Paper Exhibition

Arkansas Arts Council - Tuesday, May 22, 2018

We are now accepting work for the 2019 Small Works on Paper juried exhibition. Deadline for entries is Friday, July 20, 2018. Click HERE (/Programs/Small-Works-On-Paper/submit-work) to submit work ... Read More

Learn How to Deal With Conflict

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, May 21, 2018

Conflict is a beast. Learn how to tame it at our GetSmART workshop, "Dealing With Conflict" on Wednesday, June 20, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Department of Arkansas Heritage headquarters on 1100  ... Read More

Small Works on Paper in Mena

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, April 30, 2018

The 2018 Small Works on Paper exhibition will be on display at the Stevenson Gallery in the Ouachita Center on the UA Rich Mountain campus at 1100 College Drive in Mena May 3-29. Hours of admissio ... Read More

Are You Interested in Grant Writing?

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, April 19, 2018

The Arkansas Arts Council will present “Grant Writing 101: Research and Preparation” from 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Tuesday, May 8, at the Department of Arkansas Heritage headquarters on 1100 North Street i ... Read More

Sculptor Hank Kaminsky Named 2018 Arkansas Living Treasure

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, April 16, 2018

We are thrilled to announce that 79-year-old Hank Kaminksy of Fayetteville, an award-winning sculptor and craftsman, has been selected as the 2018 Arkansas Living Treasure. His 60 years of art ... Read More

Join Us for Poetry for Life on April 25

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, March 19, 2018

Please join us for "Poetry for Life," a workshop offered through our GetSmART! learning series. Karen Hayes, writer, performance poet, speaker, and a certified Alzheimer's Poetry Project coordinat ... Read More