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Arkansas Arts Center Picks Studio Gang to Design Expansion, Renovation

by Sarah Campbell 12/6/2016 3:45 pm

The Arkansas Arts Center in Little Rock selects Studio Gang of Chicago and New York as the design architect for a $46 million museum expansion and renovation.

10 Local Shopping Ideas Inside Little Rock Soirée's 2016 Holiday Gift Guide

by Soirée Staff 11/29/2016 12:00 am

A curated selection of great gifts for everyone on your list.

Ansel Adams and Herman Maril Exhibits Coming to AAC

by Jess Ardrey 11/28/2016 8:00 am

These two artists helped shape American modernism, and now you can see their original works up close.

Little Rock Soirée 2016 Holiday Gift Guide

by Soirée Staff 11/22/2016 4:00 pm

A curated selection of great gifts for everyone on your list.

13 Things To Do in Little Rock on Date Night

by Little Rock Family Staff 11/15/2016 9:04 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.

48th Annual Collectors Show and Sale Coming to AAC

by Soirée Staff 10/31/2016 5:15 pm

Your quest for the perfect piece for your bare wall is officially over.

Winnie-the-Pooh Taking the Stage at Arkansas Arts Center

by Lydia McAllister 10/25/2016 8:49 am

Everyone's favorite yellow bear is coming to the Arkansas Arts Center from Oct. 28- Nov. 13! Get ready to watch Winnie-the-Pooh and our friends Rabbit, Piglet, Eeyore and all the other animals from the Hundred Acre Wood.

6 Events for Weekend Fun: Arkansas State Fair, Harry Potter Science & More!

by Lydia McAllister 10/13/2016 7:00 am

Head out to the 77th Annual Arkansas State Fair for some delicious funnel cake or escape your Muggle life for the wizarding world at the Museum of Discovery's Harry Potter Science Day.

Little Rock's Metrocentre Mall District Begins Dissolution Process

by George Waldon 10/10/2016 12:00 am

Property owners in downtown Little Rock’s Metrocentre Improvement District No. 1 are finally getting a break from decades of shouldering $12.5 million of debt.

The Arkansas Arts Center Announces Future Renovations

by Lydia McAllister 10/6/2016 10:16 am

The Arkansas Arts Center is getting a makeover, and no, we’re not just talking about its restaurant. Yes, you read that right. The AAC recently announced the five architecture firm finalists that are in the running to spearhead the renovations.

Why You Should Go to Fountain Fest

by Jess Ardrey 10/2/2016 3:58 pm

With the annual Arkansas Arts Center event just around the corner, we caught up with event chair Jessie Walker McLarty to find out what to look forward to at Fountain Fest 2016.

AAC Annual Board Meeting

by Arvest Bank 9/30/2016 5:00 pm

The Arkansas Arts Center held its annual meeting of the board of trustees August 22.  Mayor Mark Stodola recognized outgoing board members and Mary Ellen Irons recognized both incoming and reappointed board members and trustees. Terri Erwin was presented the Winthrop Rockefeller Memorial Award for the work that she has done to support the Arkansas Arts Center.

31 Cool Things To Do in Metro Little Rock

by Metro Little Rock Staff 9/29/2016 12:26 am

An eclectic guide to the best activities and attractions in and around Metro Little Rock.

8 Events for Weekend Fun: Tea Party with Fairytale Princesses, Fall Festivals and More

by Lydia McAllister 9/22/2016 8:00 am

It's full-on fall, guys. That means your calendar just got way busier. This weekend is filled to the brim with fun events to kick-off the season in style.

NYC Fashion Blogger to Speak at Arkansas Arts Center

by Soirée Staff 9/21/2016 6:00 am

Prepare yourselves. The New York fashion scene comes to the Arkansas Arts Center on Sept. 29 with noted fashion blogger and stylist Mangue Banzima.

Arkansas Arts Center Kicks Off Children's Theatre Season

by Lydia McAllister 9/19/2016 2:01 pm

The Arkansas Arts Center will begin their Children's Theatre season with "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day." The performance will run from Sept. 22 through Oct. 9, 2016.

Get Ready for the Fourth Annual Fountain Fest

by Lydia McAllister 9/6/2016 10:03 am

Fountain Fest is going four years strong and this time around is bound to be even better than the last. Organized by the AAC Contemporaries, this year’s festival on Oct. 13 features art, music by Luke Johnson and Brian Nahlen, food and beverages.

Delta Exhibit Reception

by Arvest Bank 9/1/2016 12:00 am

A perfect evening at the Arkansas Arts Center was enjoyed by many to celebrate the opening of the 58th Annual Delta Exhibition. Attendees enjoyed live music from the Rackensack Folklore Society and a lecture from Elizabeth K Garvey, co-founder and owner of Garvey-Simon Art Access Inc. in addition to being the first to see the exhibition

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.