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What's New

10th Grader from Deer High School Named State Champ of Poetry Out Loud Contest

Arkansas Arts Council - Tuesday, March 08, 2016

Madeleine Windel, a 10th grader at Deer High School, was named state champion at the 11th annual Arkansas State Finals of the Poetry Out Loud: National Recitation Contest on Saturday, March 5, at  ... Read More

Grantwriting Workshop Set for April 2

Arkansas Arts Council - Tuesday, February 23, 2016

As part of our GET SMART! learning series, we are excited to present an interactive workshop that will be beneficial to arts organizations. Created in 2014, GET SMART! is a series of workshops tha ... Read More

Tickets on Sale for Annual Governor's Arts Awards Luncheon

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, February 01, 2016

Tickets are now on sale for the 2016 annual Governor’s Arts Awards luncheon. Gov. Asa Hutchinson will join the Arkansas Arts Council in honoring the awardees at a luncheon scheduled for Thursday,  ... Read More

Small Works on Paper Exhibition On Display in Russellville

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, February 01, 2016

The 2016 Small Works on Paper visual art exhibition will open at Arkansas Tech University in Russellville on Thursday, March 4, in the Norman Hall Gallery on 203 West Q Street. The show will be on ... Read More

Applicants Sought for 2016 Individual Artist Fellowships

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, February 01, 2016

The Arkansas Arts Council is accepting applications for its Individual Artist Fellowships. The deadline to apply is April 16, 2016. The Individual Artist Fellowships (http://www.arkansasarts. ... Read More

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