What's New

What's New

NEA Spotlights Arkansas in National Video Series

Arkansas Arts Council - Tuesday, October 06, 2015

To celebrate its 50th anniversary, the National Endowment for the Arts has been gathering stories from the public, grantees, artists, arts lovers, elected officials, and state arts agencies a ... Read More

Register Today for ArtLinks 2015!

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, September 30, 2015

We hope to see you at our statewide arts conference Oct. 25-27 in Bentonville and Springdale! Register by Oct. 9 to take advantage of our early bird rate of $75. “ArtLinks 2015: ... Read More

Now Accepting Applications for Arts in Education Mini Grants

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, September 10, 2015

The Arkansas Arts Council is accepting applications for two of its mini grant programs: Arts in Education and Arts for Lifelong Learning. Both grants provide funding for programs that will occur b ... Read More

Searching for a Treasure

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, September 02, 2015

We are seeking your nominations for the 2016 Arkansas Living Treasure award. Nominations will be accepted through Friday, Nov. 6. To download a nomination form, click HERE (/LiteratureRetrieve.asp ... Read More

We Invite You To Take Our Survey!

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, August 17, 2015

Attention artists and arts organizations: We need your help. We are conducting a statewide survey and hope you will participate. The results of this survey will help us develop a new strategic ... Read More

Submit Your Governor's Arts Awards Nomination Today

Arkansas Arts Council - Tuesday, July 21, 2015

We are now seeking nominations for the 2017 Governor’s Arts Awards (/Programs/Governors-Arts-Award/home). The annual awards recognize Arkansas artists, arts patrons and corporations for their outs ... Read More

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  ... Read More

Small Works on Paper in Pine Bluff

Arkansas Arts Council - Saturday, July 18, 2015

The 2015 Small Works on Paper visual art exhibition is currently in Pine Bluff through August 12 at the Arts and Science Center for Southeast Arkansas on 701 S. Main St. Hours of operation are 10  ... Read More

Now Accepting Entries for 2016 Small Works on Paper

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, June 03, 2015

The Arkansas Arts Council is seeking submissions from visual artists in Arkansas for the 2016 Small Works on Paper exhibition. Entries will be juried by Kati Toivanen, professor and associate dean ... Read More

​We would like your input!

Arkansas Arts Council - Tuesday, June 02, 2015

We would like your input on how we can continue to provide a quality arts experience for all Arkansans. We are in the process of developing a new strategic plan that will guide our agency for the  ... Read More