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December 8, 2021

Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts Announces Four New Members to Board of Trustees

November 2, 2021 (Little Rock, AR) The Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts proudly announces the appointment of four new members to the board of trustees: Mike Marquez, Odell Nickelberry, Rebecca Smith, and Mary Olive Stephens. AMFA new Board of Trustees members (left to right): Mike Marquez, Odell Nickelberry, Rebecca Smith,…
Museum, News
August 26, 2021

Delta Voices: Catherine Elizabeth Patton

This summer, the Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts launches Delta Voices: Artists of the Mid-South, a limited podcast and video series highlighting emerging artists working in the Mid-South. The series was created in collaboration with the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, and the…
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August 12, 2021

Delta Voices: Aaron R. Turner

This summer, the Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts launches Delta Voices: Artists of the Mid-South, a limited podcast and video series highlighting emerging artists working in the Mid-South. The series was created in collaboration with the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art and the…
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August 5, 2021

From Pencils to Plants… and Beyond?

The Children’s Theatre team is at it again, applying our theatre skills to puppetry, in Blueberry’s Clubhouse.  Images by ARPBS For nearly two decades, Erin Larkin has successfully costumed the Children’s Theatre stage using the rule of thirds: build 1/3 of the costumes, pull 1/3 of the costumes from stock, buy 1/3 of the costumes. It is common in theatre…
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July 29, 2021

Delta Voices: Alexis McGrigg

This summer, the Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts launches Delta Voices: Artists of the Mid-South, a limited podcast and video series highlighting emerging artists working in the Mid-South. The series was created in collaboration with the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art and the…
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July 21, 2021

Puppets Play Dress Up

Season Two of Blueberry’s Clubhouse is almost here! We can’t wait for you to meet all the new characters, both human and puppet alike. The AMFA Children’s Theatre team has a lot of experience costuming actors to play multiple characters; in Season Two of Blueberry’s Clubhouse, we put those skills…
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July 13, 2021

Delta Voices: Justin Tyler Bryant

This summer, the Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts launches Delta Voices: Artists of the Mid-South, a limited podcast and video series highlighting emerging artists working in the Mid-South. The series was created in collaboration with the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, and the…
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May 17, 2021

Registration opens for AMFA virtual classes

The June session will be the last virtual Art School mini quarter before the new Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts opens in May 2022. The Art School will continue to offer programming, demos, and workshops on an ongoing basis.
Adult Classes, Education, News, Youth Classes
April 23, 2021

AMFA Amplified app connects art and community

The Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts launched AMFA Amplified, a mobile application designed to create deeper connections with artists, the Museum’s art collection, and programs.
Collection, Community, Education, Museum, News
April 15, 2021

Innovative architecture set to transform Little Rock Museum

Studio Gang’s award-winning designed Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts will open to the public in the Fall of 2022 The north entrance to the new Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts under construction in March 2021. Photo by Timothy Hursley. The new Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts, currently under construction in…
Building, News