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April 28, 2022

The Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts Announces Two New Curators

April 28, 2022 (Little Rock, AR) — The Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts (AMFA) is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Catherine Walworth as the Jackye and Curtis Finch, Jr. Curator of Drawings, and the promotion of Theresa Bembnister to curator. Dr. Catherine Walworth Theresa Bembnister “Our curators research…
Faculty & Staff, News
April 7, 2022

Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts Presents “Doodle POP” This May

Children’s Theatre Programming Returns for Four Performances at Ron Robinson Theater April 7, 2022 (Little Rock, AR) — The Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts (AMFA) announces four performances of “Doodle POP” on May 21-22, 2022, at CALS Ron Robinson Theater in Little Rock. Produced by BRUSH Theatre based in…
Children’s Theatre, News, Shows
March 8, 2022

Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts Staff Focuses on the Guest Experience

March 8, 2022 (Little Rock, AR) — The Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts announces the promotion of Spencer Jansen to deputy director, and the additions of Chris Revelle as director of community engagement and Kayla Huffstutter as membership manager. Spencer Jansen Chris Revelle Kayla Huffstutter “We are focused on building…
Museum, News
February 3, 2022

Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts Expands Marketing Team

January 26, 2022 (Little Rock, AR) — The Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts announces two significant additions to the marketing team: Bob Tarren as chief marketing officer and Malina Tabor as associate director of marketing.  Bob Tarren Malina Tabor “AMFA is committed to building a team that is uniquely qualified…
Museum, News
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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