Tagged: national endowment for the arts

Jane Chu to Visit Little Rock, North Little Rock Next Week

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/3/2014 9:51 am

The chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts is scheduled to be in central Arkansas next week to meet with the arts community in Little Rock and North Little Rock.

Dreaming Big: Little Rock Unveils Plans for Main Street Creative Corridor

by Mark Carter 12/12/2012 3:18 pm

The City of Little Rock and the Downtown Little Rock Partnership publicly unveiled a big-picture vision for the Main Street corridor on Wednesday.

City Developer to Speak at Argenta Downtown Council Luncheon Wednesday

by Karen Martin 6/14/2012 8:00 am

What makes cities succeed? Carol Coletta, executive director of ArtPlace -- which recently gave the Oxford American a $290,000 grant to renovate one of its Little Rock buildings into a restaurant and performance space -- and past president of CEOs for Cities, will take on that question at the Argenta Downtown Council annual luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday (June 20) at Wyndham Riverfront, 2 Riverfront Place, North Little Rock. Tickets are $100.

Museums Offer Free Admission To Active Duty Military And Their Families Through Labor Day

by Blair Neel 5/29/2012 5:15 pm

Several local museums have announced their participation in the Blue Star Museums program to offer free admission to active duty military personnel and their families through Labor Day.

National Endowment for the Arts Chairman to Host Discussion at the Rep Tuesday

by Karen Martin 3/9/2012 6:34 am

Rocco Landesman, chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts, will host Creative Placemaking in Arkansas, a panel discussion co-hosted by Arkansas Repertory Theatre and the Oxford American, from 4-5 p.m. Tuesday (March 13) at the Rep, 601 Main St., Little Rock. Admission is free.

Arkansas Arts Council Awards Over $1 Million to Arkansas Organizations

by Karen Martin 8/24/2011 12:38 pm

The Arkansas Arts Council, an agency of the Department of Arkansas Heritage, has awarded $1,101,473 to 83 Arkansas organizations for fiscal year 2012.