V.L. Cox is showing new abstract work, paintings that slip away from abstraction thanks to a symbol here or color placement, at Boswell-Mourot Gallery, 5815 Kavanaugh. The gallery is hosting a reception for the North Little Rock artist, who has work in private and public collections, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 6.
As mentioned in the previous post about the new Arts Council director, which was prepared before the official announcement, the Department of Arkansas Heritage announced today that Missy McSwain, longtime director of the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program, has resigned. Her resignation takes effect March 15.
"Why do you guys not care about your community? You’re tearing it down, not building it up, especially in the black community … It’s just a simple question — do you care?" one mother asked the superintendent. "Ma’am, I do care deeply about this district, and I do believe wholeheartedly we are making a better district every day," Poore replied.
When President-elect Trump announced he would, in a few days, force Congress to enact comprehensive health insurance for everyone, poor or rich, that would provide better and cheaper care than they've ever gotten, you had to wonder whether this guy is a miracle worker or a fool.