Monthly Archives: August 2017

Paint the Ouachitas

Known for it’s natural beauty and diversity of foliage and wildlife, Polk County has been officially named by the Arkansas Parks and Tourism as a PLEIN AIR CENTER. The term, “Plein Air” refers to artists who work outdoors in the … Continue reading

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Volunteer Spotlight: Niki Dempsey

One of the many services that volunteers give to Mena Art Gallery is children’s art education. Niki Dempsey has been teaching our children a love for art (and helping them have a great time while learning) for over six years … Continue reading

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Winners in Mena Art Gallery’s Ouachita Expressions

This year’s Ouachita Expressions art competition brought out some exceptional work by Arkansas artists. Here are the award winners: Best of Show: Jim Brace – “Greers Ferry Lake” Works on Paper: 1st – Tiffany Lane – “A Place in the … Continue reading

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Summer is for Hot Dogs!

And Mena Art Gallery and Atwoods are teaming up to bring them to you. On Saturday, August 12, from 10 am to 2 pm, Mena Art Gallery representatives will be manning the stand in front of Atwoods. One dollar will … Continue reading

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