Fayetteville Arts Council

Regular Meetings
 
  • 6:00 PM
  • Quarterly meetings
  • 2nd Wednesday in February, May, August, and November
  • 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 Council is to help define the community’s identity and sense of place, promote social interaction, bring the arts into everyday life, and memorialize the past while expressing shared values for the future.

The Fayetteville Arts Council shall develop and recommend to the City Council policies and programs that would enhance and encourage the planning, placement and maintenance of public displays of art in locations open to the public within the community and uphold other duties defined in the Bylaws, Rules and Procedures.

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 Board shall be composed of nine members made up of visual and performing artists, arts professionals and other citizens of diverse backgrounds and strong links to the Fayetteville arts and culture community.

A minimum of four commissioners must be working artists as defined by a broad interpretation as any arts practitioner working in the arts (listed for clarity as: architecture, dance, drama, film, video and animation, literature, music and opera, visual arts, and news media), be they creative or interpretative, who either makes or plans to make a living from their Business.
  • Five Arts and Culture Community Citizen-at-Large Representatives
  • Four Working Artist Representatives

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
 
  • Donna Smith
    Arts and Culture Citizen-at-Large
    608 North Assemble Drive
    Fayetteville, AR 72701
    870-219-5182
    07/01/15 thru 06/30/18
  • Justin R. Hunter
    Arts and Culture Citizen-at-Large

    2349 Woodlark Lane
    Fayetteville, AR 72704
    808-722-6238
    07/01/13 thru 06/30/17
  • Kari Samantha Sigmon
    Arts and Culture Citizen-at-Large

    520 North Mission Blvd.
    Fayetteville, AR 72701
    479-790-6409
    07/01/16 thru 06/30/17
  • Sean Morrisey
    Arts and Culture Citizen-at-Large

    1941 North Caton Drive
    Fayetteville, AR 72704
    402-419-4042
    07/01/15 thru 06/30/18
  • Kody Ford
    Arts and Culture Citizen-at-Large
    PO Box 4853
    Fayetteville, AR 72702
    479-225-2157
    07/01/16 thru 06/30/19

 

  • Nathan M. Morton
    Working Artist
    8 West Montgomery Road
    Fayetteville, AR 72701
    479-439-9502
    07/01/15 thru 06/30/18 
  • David Kersey
    Working Artist

    928 Woolsey
    Fayetteville, AR 72701
    310-699-4764
    07/01/16 thru 06/30/19
  • Dianne Wood-Williams
    Working Artist
    700 East Dogwood Lane
    Fayetteville, AR 72701
    479-445-2212
    07/01/11 thru 06/30/17
  • Casey Mayer
    Working Artist

    2510 North Jimmie Avenue
    Fayetteville, AR 72703
    479-957-7308
    07/01/16 thru 06/30/19