What's New

What's New

Art/Voice/Arkansas Aims to Share Students' Work

Arkansas Arts Council - Friday, June 19, 2020

We are taking submissions for visual and literary art by Arkansas students in kindergarten through 12th grades. We want to hear from our young artists, so send us a video or photo of your be ... Read More

Resource Toolbox for Arkansas Artists Impacted by COVID-19

Arkansas Arts Council - Friday, June 19, 2020

Artists and arts organizations in Arkansas are feeling the financial impact of COVID-19. When restaurants, theaters and other venues close, everyone from musicians to improv comedians we ... Read More

Arkansas Arts Council CARES Act Grants Set to Open

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, May 27, 2020

The Arkansas Arts Council, an agency of Arkansas Heritage, will begin taking grant applications at 12 a.m. Thursday, May 28, from nonprofit arts organizations in need and begin distributing fundin ... Read More

Michael Warrick Talks Craft

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Michael Warrick, the 2020 Arkansas Living Treasure, has studied his craft of metalworking for 30 years and has become an international artist in his field. Recently, he drove to California t ... Read More

‘Small Works on Paper’ Submissions Open May 18

Arkansas Arts Council - Friday, May 08, 2020

The Arkansas Arts Council, a division of Arkansas Heritage, will accept artwork submissions for the 2021 Small Works on Paper touring exhibition from May 18 to July 24. “Small Works on Pap ... Read More

Apply Now for A Fellowship!

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, March 30, 2020

Apply by April 10 for the opportunity to earn an Individual Artist Fellowship! The Arkansas Arts Council opened its Individual Artist Fellowship awards this past December! Up to nine fellowshi ... Read More

A Message from the Director

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, March 23, 2020

No one needs to be reminded of the uncertainties we as a community, state and nation face right now. However, our arts communities are strong, and we will get through this together. During these u ... Read More

Meet Advisory Council Member Gin Brown

Arkansas Arts Council - Friday, March 20, 2020

Eugenia “Gin” Brown, of Mountain View, is a crafter, arts lover and arts supporter who spends her time advocating for the arts community of District 2, which covers north-central Arkansas from Whi ... Read More

Events, Workshops Canceled

Arkansas Arts Council - Friday, March 20, 2020

We canceled three events in March and have put a hold on scheduling more workshops and events through mid-May. The move comes as COVID-19, also known as the coronavirus, hits Arkansas. Event ... Read More

Screenwriting Workshops Selling Out

Arkansas Arts Council - Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Our screenwriting workshops are consistently selling out! Come learn the art of screenwriting with professional writer and instructor Dr. Russell Leigh Sharman from 10 a.m. to 4 p. ... Read More