On display in the Main Library’s 4th Floor Gallery will be a selection of kid’s movie posters from the Butler Center’s Ron Robinson Collection of movie memorabilia.
This exhibition, featuring works from the Butler Center’s Gould-Vogel Collection of materials from the World War II–era Japanese internment camps in Arkansas, will display portraits and other works of art from the Rohwer and Jerome centers in Arkansas with a focus on Japanese American identity.
In collaboration with ACANSA Arts, these black-and-white photographs by Cheryl Cohen and Louis Guida, on loan from the Arkansas Arts Center, document blues musicians playing in Arkansas during the 1970s. This documentary project by Cohen and Guida became the foundation of the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Blues Project; these photographs were part of the earlier exhibition Old Roots, New Directions: Arkansas Blues Today. A reception celebrating the beginning of the ACANSA Arts Festival and the opening of this exhibit will be held in the Butler Center Galleries from 5:30-7:30 on Tuesday,
The exhibition will feature oil paintings based on the original (and sometimes disturbing) storylines of fairytales. Each painting has a summary of the original story and the modern version as told through the words of the rebellious and irreverent “au pair” storyteller.
An annual exhibition from the Arkansas League of Artists, an eclectic and diverse nonprofit organization formed to promote the visual fine arts and artistic education in Arkansas to all ages and across multiple disciplines.
This month’s book: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time
Christopher John Francis Boone knows all the countries of the world and their capitals and every prime number up to 7,057. He relates well to animals but has no understanding of human emotions. He cannot stand to be touched. And he detests the color yellow.This improbable story of Christopher’s quest to investigate the suspicious death of a neighborhood dog makes for one of the most captivating,