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2nd Friday Art Night, Jul. 12, 5 - 8 pm

July 12, 2019 5 PM to July 12, 2019 8PM

Historic Arkansas Museum - 200 E. Third Street, Little Rock AR



Additional Event Details

Two new exhibits plus live music by Ten Penny Gypsy, #ArkansasMade beer from Stone’s Throw Brewing and a book signing in the Museum Store

Stitched Together: A Treasury of Arkansas Quilts

Quilting is a skill that was carried to the New World by immigrants. However, in the almost two and a half centuries since the colonies became states, quilting evolved into a uniquely American tradition. Most early quilts were not the thrifty creations of hard-strapped settlers, but elegant, complex compositions that commemorated significant life events and were reserved for the family’s best bed. (more...)

The Arkansas Territory Collection: Commemorating 200 Years

Beginning in March of 2019, Heart of America Artists’ Association joined with the states of Arkansas and Oklahoma to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the creation of Arkansas Territory. Approximately 80 two-dimensional artworks in a variety of media by artists from nine states have been juried into a collection based on people, places, objects, stories and cultures from two centuries of the geographical Arkansas Territory. (more...)

Booksigning

Historical geographer Andrew Milson will be in the Museum Store from 5:30 to 7:30 during Art Night, signing copies of his book Arkansas Travelers: Geographies of Exploration and Perception, 1804-1834. (more...)

 

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