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Brian Crowne Named VP of Walmart AMP

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/11/2016 10:01 am

Walton Arts Center announced Monday that Brian Crowne has been named vice president of Walmart AMP.

Missy Darwin Kincaid Recognized for Walton Arts Work (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/7/2015 12:00 am

Missy Darwin Kincaid, director of donor engagement at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville, was recognized last month as Outstanding Fundraising Executive by the northwest Arkansas chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals.

Walton Arts Center Names New VP of Development

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/2/2015 9:38 am

The Walton Arts Center announced Tuesday that Erin Turner Hogue has been named vice president of development. Hogue brings more than 10 years of fundraising and strategic planning experience.

Underwood Family Contributes to Walton Art Center's $23M Campaign

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/10/2015 3:50 pm

Walton Arts Center announced Tuesday a gift from long-time supporters, Bill and LeAnn Underwood and their family designated for the Walton Arts Center’s $23 million campaign to add 30,000 SF of space.

Walton Report Explores Cultural Offerings in Northwest Arkansas

by Associated Press 11/2/2015 11:40 am

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art elevated northwest Arkansas' cultural prominence when it opened in 2011, and now the Walton Family Foundation is exploring ways to build off of that momentum.

Starr Foundation Gives $500K to Walton Arts Center

by Alexis Hosticka 6/12/2015 3:02 pm

The Starr Foundation and the Starr family gave $500,000 to the Walton Arts Center for "Investing in our Future: The Expansion of Walton Arts Center," the $23 million campaign to add 30,000 SF of space.

Walton Arts Center Receives $500,000 from General Mills

by Alexis Hosticka 6/3/2015 9:24 am

General Mills has donated $500,000 to the Walton Arts Center for "Investing in our Future: The Expansion of Walton Arts Center," a $23 million campaign to add 30,000 SF to the performing arts venue.

Tyson Foods Gives $500,000 to Walton Arts Center

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/21/2015 6:56 am

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale on Thursday donated $500,000 to the Walton Arts Center expansion campaign.

Walton Arts Center Expansion Gets $1M Donation

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/6/2015 3:21 pm

Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville said Wednesday that Marti and Kelly Sudduth of Bentonville have donated $1 million to the center's expansion efforts.

Walmart Foundation Gives $1.5M to Walton Arts Center

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/22/2015 10:06 am

The Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville said Tuesday that it has received a $1.5 million donation from the Walmart Foundation.

Walton Family Awards $5M Challenge Grant for Walton Art Center Project

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/4/2015 12:08 pm

The Walton Family Foundation has awarded a $5 million challenge grant in support of a capital campaign to add 30,000-SF of space to the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville.

Wendy Riggs Assumes Role as Vice President of Operations for Walton Arts Center

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/24/2014 12:00 am

As VP of operations for the Walton Arts Center, a new position, Wendy Riggs will manage and maintain practices and policies for all facilities, according to Peter B. Lane, president and CEO of the Walton Arts Center.

Wendy Riggs Named Walton Arts Center's VP of Operations

by Lee Hogan 11/19/2014 4:38 pm

Walton Arts Center named Wendy Riggs as its vice president of operations. Riggs' management will include the oversight of a $20 million renovation of the Walton Arts Center and the newly opened Wal-Mart AMP in Rogers.

Terri Trotter Leaving Walton Arts Center

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/29/2014 3:18 pm

Terri Trotter, the chief operating officer at Walton Arts Center, said she is stepping down from her position to become executive director and chief executive officer at the Sun Valley Center for the Arts in Sun Valley, Idaho. Trotter's resignation is effective Aug. 22.

Peter Lane Amps Up the NWA Arts Scene at Walton Arts Center

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/19/2014 12:00 am

Under Peter Lane's leadership, the Walton Arts Center is scheduled to undergo a massive 30,000-SF expansion and renovation of its signature building on Dickson Street. The Walton Arts Center also owns the Arkansas Music Pavilion, which is getting a new venue, an $11 million outdoor amphitheater that will open this summer in Rogers.

Walton Arts Center Renovation Cost Moves Higher

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/5/2014 12:00 am

Walton Arts Center officials say the planned renovation and expansion of its theater complex and headquarters on Dickson Street may cost as much as $23 million.

Walton Arts Center Must Use City’s Selection Process for Contractor

by Marty Cook 2/3/2014 12:00 am

The Walton Arts Center will have to use the city of Fayetteville’s selection process to hire a contractor for the center’s $20 million renovation and expansion.

Walton Arts Center Expansion Moves Forward

by Marty Cook 12/2/2013 12:00 am

Fayetteville Mayor Lioneld Jordan went door to door in an attempt to persuade voters to approve a $6.9 million bond issue to help pay for the expansion of the Walton Arts Center. Now the $20 million expansion project has moved into the next phase. Center COO Terri Trotter said officials are accepting applications from contractors to do the work and expect to start interviewing prospects early this month.

Walton Arts Center Shares Renovation Plan As Vote Nears

by Lance Turner 10/30/2013 10:42 am

The Walton Arts Center this week showed plans for the $20 million renovation of its Dickson Street theater complex, which would be funded through a bond issue that's up for a vote on Nov. 12.

After Crystal Bridges, Bentonville Looks Toward Children's Museum

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/29/2013 12:00 am

The movement to provide more arts and entertainment options in northwest Arkansas continues to gain momentum, specifically in Bentonville. Home to the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art and a proposed Walton Arts Center campus, the city is also the planned location of a children’s museum.