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The Arkansas Arts Center is going to give art lovers a jump on holiday shopping with their annual Museum School Sale and Collectors Show. Both go on this weekend and provides a good mix of local and national artisans for people on all budgets. The Museum School sale focuses on …

Last week marked the opening of “Our America: The Latino Presence in American Art” at the Arkansas Arts Center, an exhibit organized by the Smithsonian American Art Museum. Consisting of modern and contemporary art, the display is expansive and covers all media – from film to painting to sculpture, among …

This year Rock City is working closely with Youth Home on their Next Course event on October 29th. We typically work closely with a few events like this each year, but the work that Youth Home does really won us over and made us want to step up and do …

Back in April Guy Bell and I were standing waist deep in the Arkansas river for a photo shoot for his profile story we ran.  Somewhere between deciding if he had a snake under his foot or a turtle he says “I am not ready to tell anyone this publically, but …

Performing is second nature to local singer Jessica Lauren, who has was steeped in music from an early age. Even as a small child, she exhibited a certain spunk from her homemade stage, her parents acting as her audience. The Little Rock native laughs as she mentions VHS tape recordings …

Historic Arkansas Museum will host a free opening reception for the opening of Kat Wilson’s Layers during 2nd Friday Art Night from 5 to 8 pm on Friday, October 9. Visitors are invited to enjoy a night of art, history, live music and shopping in the Museum Store. The Year of Arkansas Beer continues this month with Diamond Bear Brewing …

The Little Rock Film Festival announced today that after nine years they will shut down operations making this most recent season the final year. The festival has become a highlight event in recent years, growing to become a large event spread across multiple venues in the downtown area and having …

You may or may not know this, but there is a vivacious zine scene in Little Rock, although you have to go underground to truly find it. Zines about social issues, fanzines, zines depicting some pretty dirty, although pretty hilarious stuff – we’ve got it all in Rock City. Perhaps …

What does Arkansas need in the way of the arts? They need more individuals like Amman Abbasi who is chasing his passion, attempting to bring a project together in the form of film. The 26-year-old, although born in New England, has lived in Arkansas most of his life and considers …

A team of Fayetteville High School students won the grand prize in the first annual Arkansas Historic Film Prize competition of short documentaries focusing on historic properties throughout the state, Arkansas Historic Preservation Program Director Frances McSwain announced today. Darcy Olmstead, Caroline Wetsell, Maggie Bell and Joshua Carpenter of Fayetteville …

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