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Friday, March 31, 2017

Friday, March 31, 2017 - 16:56:00

Cantrell Gallery is open! See Jeffery Nodelman, "Doug" there

The remodeled Cantrell Gallery opens today with a reception from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. for an exhibition of work by Jeffery Nodelman, “The Making of an Artist: Creative Inspirations.”

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Friday, March 31, 2017 - 16:46:00

59th annual Delta Exhibition preview: Thanks, Facebook! UPDATES

Pleased as punch artists have been posting on Facebook the good news that their artworks have been accepted into the 59th annual Delta Exhibition at the Arkansas Arts Center. Here's a slideshow of works posted by accepted artists.

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Friday, March 31, 2017 - 16:02:00

Butler, Beasley and Williams-Smith: Non-traditional artists at reception at Hearne

Fabric artist Bisa Butler, collage artist Phoebe Beasley and metalpoint artist Marjorie Williams-Smith will be at a reception at Hearne Fine Art tonight in conjunction with the  exhibition, "Beyond Magic," reviewed here. The reception is from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.; tomorrow, at 2 p.m., the artists will gather for a panel discussion on the show, which features women artists working in non-traditional mediums, including the glass and found art works by Lillian Blades (see image above) and the wire mesh sculptures of Anyta Thomas.

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Friday, March 31, 2017 - 11:22:00

New highway designations honor Johnny Cash, Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Levon Helm and Louis Jordan

HB 2179, a bill sponsored by Rep. Chris Richey (D), designates "portions of various state highways" to honor one of the state's chief assets and cultural exports - its music.

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Thursday, March 30, 2017

Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 08:45:00

Taylors' Made Cafe serves up American-style food in Conway

Taylors' Made Cafe a well-kept secret.

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Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 14:35:00

The Farmer's Table sure to please both locavores and others who eat

The Farmer's Table in Fayetteville is one of Arkansas' great farm-to-table options.

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Friday, March 24, 2017

Friday, March 24, 2017 - 14:25:00

Heights Corner Market (nee Terry's) is open

Heights Corner Market, in the space occupied by Terry's Finer Foods since time immemorial at 5018 Kavanaugh Blvd., is open and selling fresh flowers, produce (including locally grown food), meat, seafood, organic bath and body products and organic pet products from Stella's Barkery.

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Thursday, March 23, 2017

Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 10:31:00

Ahoy! Blue Sail launches Saturday on Main Street

Blue Sail Coffee Roasters opens its shop Saturday, March 25, in the Little Rock Technology Park, 417 Main St. The grand opening announcement says the shop will be in business at 7 a.m. and stay open until 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday.

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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 08:33:00

Arsaga's at The Depot a hit for coffee and breakfast anytime

Fayetteville spot serves up good coffee and a unique menu.

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Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 10:46:00

Mo' MoMo

Katmandu Momo, the food truck created by Nepal native Saroja Shrestha, will open a sit-down eatery in April in the River Market’s Ottenheimer Hall.

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Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 09:31:00

TheatreSquared asks Fayetteville A&P Commission to match city's $3.1 million commitment

The Fayetteville Flyer reports that TheatreSquared Artistic Director Bob Ford and Executive Director Martin Miller met with the Fayetteville Advertising & Promotion Committee Monday morning, asking for a $3.1 million match to the city's pledged funding in the same amount as part of a five-year economic development plan, Fayetteville First.

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Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 17:02:00

Buenos Aires Grill opens in the River Market

The Bruzatori family, Little Rock residents for 14 years, are serving up their family recipes of grilled meats, empanadas, Graciela’s chimichurri (named for the matriarch, Graciela Bruzatori) and other dishes reflective of their Argentinian-Italian heritage at Buenos Aires Grill and Cafe. Head cook is Paul Hohnbaum.

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Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 11:18:00

Arkansas Times Film Series presents 'Bunny Lake Is Missing' tonight

In concert with Film Quotes Film and Riverdale 10 Cinema, Arkansas Times Film Series presents Otto Preminger's 1965 suspense “Bunny Lake is Missing."

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Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 08:23:00

Loca Luna still a crowd pleaser

Food with a Southern twist pleases.

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Friday, March 17, 2017

Friday, March 17, 2017 - 16:07:00

The art of the book, Cuban-style, at UA Little Rock's Ottenheimer Library

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock's Ottenheimer Library has opened an exhibition, "Binding Communities: Cuba's Ediciones Vigia and the Art of the Book and Entrpreneurism," from the handmade collective in Matanzas, Cuba. Book artist Steven Miller of the University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa will give a talk on the show, which includes works by 71 artists, at 5 p.m. tonight, May 17, in the Fine Arts Building, Room 161.

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Friday, March 17, 2017 - 15:57:00

Arkansas Made, Arkansas Proud market coming March 31, April 1

The Arkansas Made, Arkansas Proud market opens at War Memorial Stadium March 31 and April 1. The event, brought to you by the Arkansas Times and the War Memorial Stadium Foundation, highlights Arkansas makers, who'll be selling jewelry, art, bath and body products, pottery, clothing, woodwork, edibles and more!

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Friday, March 17, 2017 - 15:55:00

Arkansas Times Recommends: The Time Edition

Arkansas Times Recommends is a series in which Times staff members (or whoever happens to be around at the time) highlight things we've been enjoying this week. This week, we recommend things related to time.

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Friday, March 17, 2017 - 15:48:00

Argenta ArtWalking: Gaudin, Buys, Cloar and a passel of D-G artists

It's the third Friday of March, so Argenta Artwalk is blowing in with three new exhibitions and a painting demonstration at venues in downtown North Little Rock, 5-8 p.m.

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Friday, March 17, 2017 - 10:18:00

Films on Sonny Burgess, Rohwer Internment Camp and Buffalo National River at Ozark Foothills Film Fest

The 16th annual Ozark Foothills Film Festival has announced its lineup, which will include SXSW Film Festival Audience Award winner “Yakona,” an instrumental-visual tribute to the San Marcos River.

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Friday, March 17, 2017 - 10:09:00

Catch Arkansas Times Musicians Showcase Winners Dazz & Brie at Valley of the Vapors this weekend

Congratulations to Dazz & Brie, the self-described “girl gang” and their vibrant backup band The Emotionalz, winners of the 25th annual Arkansas Times Musicians Showcase.

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