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To the south, an outdoor dining pavilion opens the building to the park. © Studio Gang and SCAPE
At the southern end of the new Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts, new pathways and plantings connect the building to MacArthur Park, including a new restaurant with outdoor shaded seating that overlooks the park, and new landscape features that include walking paths and a great lawn for community events. © Studio Gang and SCAPE

Campaign for Our Cultural Future

Reimagining the Arkansas Arts Center: Campaign for Our Cultural Future is a $142 million special fundraising campaign that will realize a stunning new Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts. The new museum opens in 2022.

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Upcoming Events

TUESDAY, MARCH 9, 2021 / 7 p.m.

Despite historic gains in recent years, women artists remain underrepresented in the field of art history. In celebration of Women’s History Month, join Associate Curator Theresa Bembnister to learn more about the accomplishments of modern and contemporary women artists in the Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts Foundation Collection.

Toshiko Takaezu, American (Pepeekeo, Hawaii, 1922 – 2011, Honolulu, Hawaii), Red Mamo (with white and black brush work) (detail), circa 2000, glazed stoneware, 14 1/2 x 6 x 6 inches, Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts Foundation Collection: Gift of the artist. 2007.044.021

 SATURDAY, MARCH 13, 2021 / 11 a.m.

Beloved pink puppet dog Flurffy and his friends will move out of the museum and into the community to launch AMFA’s Arts on the Lawn program. AMFA puppeteers and artists travel to Riverfront Park to create an engaging mini pop-up performances.

SATURDAY, MARCH 20, 2021 / 10 a.m.

Beloved pink puppet dog Flurffy and his friends will move out of the museum and into the community to launch AMFA’s Arts on the Lawn program. AMFA puppeteers and artists travel to Murray Park to create an engaging mini pop-up performance.

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A New Vision:
The Arkansas Arts Center is now the Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts

A new vision for a new museum is coming in 2022.

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Learn and Grow

At AMFA, find opportunities for inspiration, creativity, and joy.

The Windgate Art School offers workshops and classes for everyone – from beginners to skilled artists.

Enjoy past family programs, gallery talks, artist events, and more.

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The Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts is currently offering many of its creative and engaging arts experiences, programs, events, classes, and more in virtual formats.
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