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Arkansas Arts Council Approves Fiscal 2020 Grants

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, November 14, 2019

The Arkansas Arts Council recently approved more than $1.2 million in grants that support arts and artists statewide. “We are pleased to have the opportunity to support the growth of the arts  ... Read More

Arts Grant Helps Arkansas Veterans

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, November 14, 2019

A new Arkansas Art Council grant is poised to bring more arts to Arkansas’s military veterans. “We are pleased to be able to serve those who have so selflessly served our country by offering t ... Read More

Tickets Still Available for GetSmART! Workshop

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, November 14, 2019

Get ready to learn to protect yourself and your artwork! Join us at our last GetSmART! workshop of the year and learn the fine art of using copyright and fair use laws. “Our ‘Copyright a ... Read More

Meet Advisory Council Member Rebecca Hurst

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, November 14, 2019

Rebecca Hurst, of Fayetteville, is a co-founder and managing partner of Smith Hurst, a law firm in Rogers. She also serves on the Corporate Leadership Council for the Walton Arts Center and teache ... Read More

An Artist by Nature

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, November 14, 2019

Drekkia Morning has been an active performing poet most of her life. “I’m an artist by nature,” Morning said. Now, she is championing the arts to make sure Arkansans, young and old, have the o ... Read More

Artwork to Focus on African American Veterans’ Experiences

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, November 14, 2019

An art project that will focus on African-American military veterans in Arkansas is underway and will be unveiled at the Mosaic Templars Cultural Center in Little Rock in 2020, artist Ed Drew (htt ... Read More

Arkansas Arts Council Announces 2020 Small Works on Paper Artists

Arkansas Arts Council - Tuesday, November 12, 2019

The Arkansas Arts Council, a division of Arkansas Heritage, is pleased to announce the 35 Arkansas artists whose work will be included the 2020 Small Works on Paper touring exhibition. Thirty ... Read More

ArtLinks Draws on Creative Economy

Arkansas Arts Council - Friday, October 18, 2019

More than 100 people recently gathered for the Arkansas Arts Council’s statewide arts conference, ArtLinks, to learn how to use the arts to boost rural and urban economies, enhance cultural  ... Read More

Arts Council to Collect Impact Data on Grants

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, October 17, 2019

Applications and information on final reports for grants will change for applicants filing for fiscal 2021 grants. “The Arkansas Arts Council offers a multitude of grants for artists  ... Read More

Small Works on Paper Exhibition Opens Nov. 11 in Hope

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, October 16, 2019

HOPE, AR — The 2019 Small Works on Paper, an annual touring visual arts exhibition showcasing the work of Arkansas artists, will open Monday, Nov. 11, at the University of Arkansas at Hope.  ... Read More