Maybe you'd like to see work by Sam Gilliam, or Betye Saar, mentioned in a New York Times story that ran Sunday (its online version is terrific)? You're in luck. Hearne Fine Art has just opened the exhibition "Treasure," featuring works by not just Gilliam and Saar but Lawrence Finney, John Biggers, Samella Lewis, Alfred Conteh, Dean Mitchell, Phoebe Beasley, Bisa Butler and others.
Brasher and Rowe drop some holiday recommendations to fill space because honestly it's a pretty short week for everyone.
City Director Dr. Dean Kumpuris was given the Arts Community Development Award, one of eight Governor's Art Awards announced today by the Arkansas Arts Council. Kumpuris was recognized for his devotion to Riverfront Park and the installation of public art there and in the Vogel Schwartz Sculpture Garden.