Tagged: arkansas arts center

Business Icons: Warren Stephens Steers Company Into Growth, Expansion

by George Waldon 8/8/2016 12:00 am

Warren Stephens has done more than just safeguard the fortunes of a company birthed during the Depression and founded on entrepreneurial moxie. The second-generation CEO and stakeholder took it to another level and solidified his status as a billionaire along the way.

'Art of Fashion' Newest Series at Arkansas Arts Center

by Soirée Staff 8/5/2016 7:52 am

You’ve seen the ruffled collars, the buckled shoes, the poofy sleeves. Now you can learn about the role of fashion in classical art and beyond.

5 Events for Weekend Fun: Faulkner County Music Festival, Christmas in July and More!

by Lydia McAllister 7/21/2016 8:00 am

Summer is heating up! We see ourselves freeing up our weekend schedule for some of these free and cheap events, including Magic Spring’s International Culture Day, insect inspecting at Pinnacle Mountain and a music festival in the River Market Pavilion.

Jon Schueler Exhibit Comes to AAC

by Soirée Staff 7/19/2016 7:47 am

The American painter's fascination with the skies will be on display at the Arkansas Arts Center beginning in August.

5 Events for Weekend Fun: Canoe Float at Pinnacle Mountain, Homegoods Day Activities, and More

by Lydia McAllister 7/7/2016 8:45 am

This weekend's theme is nature and all that comes with it. Take your little ones to the Central Arkansas Nature Center, on an evening canoe float at Pinnacle Mountain State Park, or choose another great activity for weekend fun.

Beaux Arts Ball

by Arvest Bank 7/1/2016 12:00 am

The Arkansas Arts Center's Fine Arts Club held its biennial bash with Portrait of a Patron (POP!) Awards going to the Windgate Charitable Foundation for philanthropy, Jeane Hamilton for service and the posthumous award to Winthrop Rockefeller. Guests enjoyed the perfect glass of bubbly with an assortment of chocolates, fruit, nuts and cheeses.

AAC to Host Internet Cat Video Festival

by Soirée Staff 6/13/2016 4:19 pm

What a time to be alive.

58th Annual Delta Exhibition Opens at AAC

by Soirée Staff 6/6/2016 3:30 pm

Local art enthusiasts, the time has finally come to experience the work of some of the Mississippi Delta region’s finest artists. Read on for details on this week's big opening.

How The Arkansas Arts Center Is Revolutionizing The Art Experience

by Dwain Hebda 4/29/2016 12:00 am

The Arkansas Arts Center is revolutionizing the art experience. Soirée meets the patrons making sure no one is left behind.

These Arkansans Will Be Featured in the 58th Annual Delta Exhibition

by Soirée Staff 4/20/2016 4:14 pm

The annual show began in 1958 and gathers work from artists from seven surrounding states. After more than a thousand entries, these locals made the cut

Arts Center to Host Beaux Arts Ball with a POP!

by Alexis Hosticka 4/11/2016 8:00 am

Breakfast for dinner is one of our favorite guilty pleasures. So how about some late night breakfast paired with live music and dancing?

FOCC Hosts Second Annual Studio Tour

by Takisha Stringfellow 3/29/2016 8:14 am

This tour provides the rare opportunity to get an inside look at the studios of eight local craft-based artists working with everything from glass to clay to metal and beyond.

Spring Break: 18 Central Arkansas Day Camps Your Kids Will Enjoy

by Blair Neel and Alison Karrh 3/8/2016 12:30 pm

Can’t take the week off from work? Spring break day camps and activities in the Little Rock area keep kids entertained while school is out!

What Cereal Should AAC Serve at 'Schoolhouse on the Rocks'?

by Soirée Staff 3/3/2016 9:00 am

This adult night singalong performance of "Schoolhouse Rock Live!" features a milk and cereal bar, and you get to choose which bowls of sugary perfection they'll serve.

Tour Little Rock: Discover These 11 Unique Places

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/22/2016 12:13 am

You'll find education, the arts and defenders of the nation feel right at home in Little Rock.

AAC Hosts Adult Night at 'Schoolhouse Rock Live!'

by Jess Ardrey 2/16/2016 10:32 am

If knowledge is power and nostalgia is a love language, you're going to love how powerful you'll be after this grownup singalong of your favorite educational tunes while sipping on themed cocktails. We are so in.

Mid-Southern Watercolorists 46th Annual Juried Exhibition Returns to AAC This Weekend

by Jess Ardrey 2/10/2016 8:00 am

The second in a three-year partnership between the group and the Arkansas Arts Center, this show includes 30 works handpicked from more than 100 entries.

Little Rock Voters Approve Bond Issue for Arts Center

by Associated Press 2/10/2016 6:57 am

Voters in Little Rock have easily approved a plan that authorizes a bond issue of up to $37.5 million to pay for improvements at the Arkansas Arts Center.

13 Things To Do in Little Rock on Date Night

by Blair Neel 2/2/2016 12:00 am

You can admit it, parents. Sometimes you need a night out where the restaurants have cloth napkins and the entrée options don’t include chicken fingers. Wondering where you can take your significant other on a rare child-free outing? Try out some of these couples activities.

See 'Migrant Mother' at the Arkansas Arts Center

by Soirée Staff 1/29/2016 8:10 am

It’s one of the most recognized photographs in U.S. history, and for a few short weeks, it will hang in Little Rock’s Arkansas Arts Center.