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What's New

Creative Ways to Stop Procrastinating and Make Art

Arkansas Arts Council - Friday, December 07, 2018

via GIPHY (https://giphy.com/gifs/mtv-daria-2aZLNmCeHq29G) Based on our recent poll, creative minds tend to struggle with a little procrastination. Here’s our non-scientific ideas to break th ... 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

GetSmART! and Learn to Market Visual Arts

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, October 29, 2018

Come learn how best to market your artwork during the next GetSmART! workshop from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, at the Department of Arkansas Heritage! Cost to attend is $1 ... Read More

Artists Sought for Arts on Tour Roster

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, October 01, 2018

The Arkansas Arts Council is accepting applications for its Arts on Tour roster until Oct. 19. The roster lists the state’s best solo and group performers, visual artists, entertainers a ... Read More

AIE Mini-Grants Open

Arkansas Arts Council - Friday, September 07, 2018

LITTLE ROCK – The Arkansas Arts Council is accepting applications for mini-grant proposals that bring art-learning programs to communities statewide. “Arts in Education and Lifelong Lea ... Read More

Congratulations to New Grantees

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, August 07, 2017

The Arkansas Arts Council has awarded 104 grants totaling $1,195,190 for Fiscal Year 2018 (July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2018). These grants are funded by the state of Arkansas and the National Endowmen ... Read More

Wanted: Arkansas Teaching Artists

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, May 03, 2017

The Arkansas Arts Council is accepting applications from artists who would like to join the Arts in Education Artist Roster (http://www.arkansasarts.org/Grants/Available-Grants/Arts-in-Education/A ... Read More

How Federal NEA Dollars Are Used to Support State Arts Organizations and Arts Education Programs

Arkansas Arts Council - Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Today, Arkansas Arts Council Executive Director Patrick L. Ralston released this statement about the elimination of federal arts funding in the president’s proposed budget for Federal Fiscal Year  ... Read More