Fayetteville Arts Council

Regular Meetings

  • 6:00 PM
  • Typically held the 4th Wednesday each month
  • City Hall
    113 W. Mountain Street
    Room 111
    Fayetteville, AR 72701

Description

The Fayetteville Arts Council was created by Resolution 60-07 on April 3, 2007 and amended by Ordinance 5332 on July 6, 2010. 

The purpose of the Arts Council shall be to promote and to encourage the appreciation and enhancement of the arts and culture resources of Fayetteville.  The continued vitality of the arts in the City of Fayetteville is a vital part of the future of the City as well as of its citizens.  The arts are an important part of the cultural and economic life of the entire community of Fayetteville and enrich the participants in the arts as well as those who observe them.  Several organizations which exist in Fayetteville are active in the arts and provide leadership to the community on arts related matters.  The Fayetteville Arts Council assists those organization and individuals. 

If you wish to donate, please review and fill out the Donated Public Art, Monument and Memorial Policy and Application (PDF).

Terms

Staggered three-year terms.

Members

 

The Arts Council shall have nine members appointed by the City Council.

The members of the Fayetteville Arts Council shall be arts professionals or citizens of diverse backgrounds with strong links to the Fayetteville arts and cultural community.  At least four members shall be artists working professionally in their field.

Appointment

Vacancies are filled by appointment from the governing body of the City.

Public Notifications

A weekly meetings list is prepared by the Office of the City Clerk Treasurer; it is distributed to the press and posted online.

Members

  • Ashley Jones
    Arts and Culture Citizen-at-Large
    204 North Shipley Alley 103
    Fayetteville, AR 72701
    501-765-5663
    07/01/18-06/30/21
  • Justin R. Hunter
    Arts and Culture Citizen-at-Large

    2349 Woodlark Lane
    Fayetteville, AR 72704
    808-722-6238
    07/01/13-06/30/20
  • Samantha Sigmon
    Arts and Culture Citizen-at-Large

    520 North Mission Blvd.
    Fayetteville, AR 72701
    479-790-6409
    07/01/16-06/30/19
  • Zoe Barton
    Arts and Culture Citizen-at-Large

    3921 North Steele Blvd #206
    Fayetteville, AR 72703
    479-387-8027
    07/01/18-06/30/21
  • Peter Croken
    Arts and Culture Citizen-at-Large
    2229 East Lensfield Pl
    Fayetteville, AR 72701
    973-919-2509
    10/01/17-06/30/19


  • Vacant
    Working Artist 
  • David Kersey
    Working Artist

    928 Woolsey
    Fayetteville, AR 72701
    310-699-4764
    07/01/16-06/30/19
  • Ashley Byers
    Working Artist
    1495 South Finger Road
    Fayetteville, AR 72701
    417-830-8916
    07/01/17-06/30/20
  • Sarah Creasman Barnett
    Working Artist
    218 East Dickson Street
    Fayetteville, AR 72701
    501-240-1669
    01/01/18-06/30/19