In the News
The South Arkansas Arts Center will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 27-28, for the Thanksgiving holiday. The galleries will be open Saturday, November 29, 11am-4pm and Sunday, November 30, 1-4pm.
We are proud to announce a new corporate sponsor. Murphy USA has made a five year commitment to back SAAC’s summer musical productions. The sponsorship begins next year as SAAC returns to the basics with their 2015 summer offering of the Royal Shakespeare Company’s version of […]
The South Arkansas Arts Center hosted the first in a series of workshops featuring award-winning artists on November 7-9. Nationally recognized pastel artist Susan Ogilvie’s workshop, “Painting the Landscape: A Personal Approach to Design, Color Harmony, and Creating Natural Light with Pastels,” was attended by local artists […]
In the Gallery
The South Arkansas Arts Center concludes its 50th anniversary celebration with a touchstone exhibition of Arkansas’ native son, Carroll Cloar. The exhibition, curated by Gay Bechtelheimer and Greg Thompson, will be on display in the Merkle and Price Galleries from November 7 through December 19. […]
It began as a vision of the possible for Gay Bechtelheimer, current chair of the Arkansas Arts Council. Her dream, to bring an exhibition of Arkansas artist Carroll Cloar to the South Arkansas Arts Council, a journey that would span many years.
On November 7, that […]