What's New

What's New

Writing Out Loud with Janis Kearney

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, October 19, 2020

Come learn the art of writing from well-known author and publisher Janis F. Kearney during this free, virtual workshop at 10 a.m. Nov. 9! Our "Writing Out Loud: Creating Powerful Oral Historie ... 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

Top Five Accomplishments of 2019

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, December 12, 2019

Staff at the Arkansas Arts Council worked hard this past year to provide more professional development opportunities for artists and arts supporters and to bring the arts to more Arkan ... 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

GetSmART! Workshop to Help Grant Researchers

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, September 09, 2019

Learn the basics of researching grant opportunities through the Foundation Directory Online! The Arkansas Arts Council, in partnership with the Central Arkansas Library System, will  ... Read More

Applications for Two Mini-Grants Open Sept. 1

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, August 07, 2019

The Arkansas Arts Council will begin accepting applications for two of its mini-grant programs Sept. 1. Arts in Education and Arts for Lifelong Learning mini-grants will open and  ... Read More

GetSmART! Success!

Arkansas Arts Council - Saturday, November 17, 2018

Our latest workshop is a roaring success, but more workshops are being planned! On Saturday, visual artists learned they must express their individual voices as part of marketing.  ... Read More

Veterans Creative Arts Initiative To Continue

Arkansas Arts Council - Tuesday, November 13, 2018

About 12 military veterans, community leaders and local artists meet Tuesday morning to discuss extending and improving a new pilot program meant to help military veterans get acces ... Read More

Free Webinar on Grant Writing

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, November 05, 2018

We will co-host an all-day, free webinar on grant writing Friday, Nov. 9 in Little Rock. Deadline to register is Tuesday, so sign up right away! The program is free and open to  ... Read More