If you are in the mood for some art and culture without leaving the comfort of your home, UA Little Rock Downtown is one of many of the city’s downtown venues participating inVirtual 2nd Friday Art Night on May 8.
Beginning at 5 p.m., UA Little Rock Downtown will host a 30-minute virtual tour of the Student Artwork Purchase Awards from the Annual Student Competitive Exhibit of the UA Little Rock Permanent Art Collection. This exhibition, curated by Nathan Larson, features work created by students during their time studying various studio disciplines at UA Little Rock.
The exhibition features work from Alberta Pearson, David Warren, Phyllis Plumbley, Terry Rowlett, Thomas Amettis, Lori Conrad, Carmen Thennes, Sandra Sell, Austin Bowers, Douglas Darrocott, Corri Bristow, Dominique Simmons, Melanie Chapin, Bo Sanathong, Cecily Conine-Waybright, Joe Barnet, Henry Cravens, Stephanie Martin, Logan Hunter, Chris Cotton, and Carrie Curtis.
Other virtual participating locations include: Downtown Little Rock Partnership, Bella Vita Jewelry, Old State House Museum, Historic Arkansas Museum, Central Arkansas Library System, The Bookstore at Library Square, and Nexus Coffee & Creative.