What's New

What's New

How To Photograph Your Artwork Workshop Set for Feb. 24

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, January 20, 2016

As part of our GET SMART! learning series, we are excited to present a workshop that will be beneficial to visual artists: HOW TO PHOTOGRAPH YOUR ARTWORK Wednesday, February 24, 2016 10:00 ... Read More

NEA Awards $150,000 to Arkansas Organizations

Arkansas Arts Council - Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Eight grants totaling $150,000 have been awarded to Arkansas organizations from the National Endowment for the Arts (http://www.arts.gov/) (NEA) in its first round of fiscal year 2016 funding.  ... Read More

2016 Small Works on Paper Artists Announced

Arkansas Arts Council - Tuesday, December 08, 2015

We are thrilled to announce the 37 Arkansas artists who were selected for the 2016 Small Works on Paper touring exhibition. Click HERE (http://www.arkansasarts.org/Programs/Small-Works-On-Paper/cu ... Read More

2016 Governor's Arts Awards Recipients Announced

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, November 23, 2015

The Arkansas Arts Council is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2016 Governor’s Arts Awards. Sponsored annually by the Arkansas Arts Council, the Governor's Arts Awards recognize individual ... Read More

Welcome to New Board Members

Arkansas Arts Council - Tuesday, November 10, 2015

The Arkansas Arts Council is pleased to announce five new board members to its advisory council. The following individuals were recently appointed by Gov. Asa Hutchinson to join the 17-member coun ... Read More

Seven Arkansas Artists Receive Fellowships

Arkansas Arts Council - Friday, November 06, 2015

Congratulations to the seven talented Arkansas artists who were presented with Individual Artist Fellowship awards on Sunday, Oct. 25, at a reception at the 21c Museum Hotel in Bentonville.Individ ... Read More

Hot Springs Artist Creates Ornaments for National Christmas Tree

Arkansas Arts Council - Friday, November 06, 2015

The artwork of Hot Springs artist Barbara Cade was selected to represent the state of Arkansas at the White House for the America Celebrates: Ornaments from Across the USA display at Presiden ... Read More

Small Works on Paper Ends 2015 Tour in Magnolia

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, November 05, 2015

The 2015 Small Works on Paper exhibition has made its final stop on its tour across Arkansas. Your last opportunity to view the exhibition is at Southern Arkansas University in the Brinson Fine ... Read More

Department of Arkansas Heritage Offers Heritage Month Grants

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, November 05, 2015

The Department of Arkansas Heritage is accepting applications for grants to fund Heritage Month events in May 2016. This year’s theme is “Arkansas Arts: Celebrating Our Creative Culture.” Th ... Read More

Seven Arkansas Artists to Receive Individual Artist Fellowship Awards

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, October 07, 2015

We are pleased to announce the recipients of our Individual Artist Fellowship awards. The artists will be recognized at ArtLinks 2015, our statewide conference for the arts. The awards reception a ... Read More