Becca Martin-Brown, the features editor with the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, tells us about new ideas for covering the arts for a new year. She also delivers details about a new downtown art gallery and more.
Becca Martin-Brown, the features editor with the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, gives us a preview of weekend activities. She describes a new production from TheatreSquared as intriguing and says we can learn to paint in the style of an Ozark folk artist during a virtual event from the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History in Springdale on Saturday morning.
Looking back at 2020, Becca Martin-Brown, features editor at the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, says one of bright spots of the year was the way in which people worked together to make sure the arts continued to thrive in the region during the pandemic.
This week on Sound Perimeter, University of Arkansas Music Professor Lia Uribe explores the work of three women composers from Argentina. We hear Claudia Montero’s “Lagrimas de Buenos Aires,” Noelia Escalzo’s “Contratubeando,” and Sofia Rei’s “Todo lo perdido reaparece.”
The Fayetteville Public Library has reopened to visitors after two years of construction on a major expansion that includes new amenities like a performance hall, test kitchen, innovation center and an expanded children's library. Pete Hartman, the host of KUAF's Community Spotlight, spoke with Executive Director David Johnson about what people can expect if they stop by the expanded facility.