RAM's 75th Anniversary
2023 is RAM’s 75th Anniversary Year. In celebration, wonderful exhibitions, art classes, a Gala, a city-wide scavenger hunt, and a time capsule have been planned. Come celebrate with us!
CURRENT EXHIBITIONS: OPEN JANUARY 22
January 22 – April 23, 2023
This exhibition presents a selection of the ceramics created by Pablo Picasso in collaboration with George and Suzanne Ramie and the artisans at their Madoura pottery workshop in Vallauris, Southern France, between the years 1947 and 1971.
Art Center to Museum
The Last 75 Years
JAN 22 – APR 9
75 Years: The RAM Permanent Collection
JAN 22 – APR 9
Southside Art: Creations From Every Level
JAN 7 – APR 2
Liz Whitney Quisgard
JAN 22 – DEC 31
Call for Works
The theme of this year’s RAM Annual Invitational is Odyssey.
In honor of RAM’s 75th Anniversary, entry fees this year will be waived.
RAM 75th Anniversary Celebration Gala “Evening in Paris”
Saturday, April 29, 2023 • 6:30 – 10:30 p.m.
Art has been adding joy to life for 75 years through the Fort Smith Regional Art Museum. Enter la Belle Epoche (“the beautiful era”) of Paris and celebrate with us!
This past year, the Fort Smith Regional Art Museum was gifted not only a significant acquisition of art and artifacts but more so, a legacy.
Education at RAM
RAM offers a wide range of art education opportunities. From professional art workshops to both online and in-studio art classes and free Saturday art making programs, we connect with schools, visitors and community members of all ages, backgrounds, and skill levels to support the cultural needs of the region.
Ways to Give, Connect, and Benefit
Your memberships, gifts, and sponsorships help RAM provide art opportunities to families and individuals at no cost. Thank you for your support of RAM, our community and region’s long-time cultural center for 75 years.
ABOUT THE MUSEUM
Located in downtown Fort Smith, the Fort Smith Regional Art Museum (RAM) offers fine art exhibitions in five galleries featuring world-class artists, important traveling exhibitions, the museum’s extensive permanent collection, and art by emerging artists. In its modern, 16,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art facility, RAM offers a wide range of art education opportunities and cultural events. From professional art workshops and juried art contests to online art classes and free Saturday art making programs, RAM connects with schools, visitors and community members of all ages and ethnic backgrounds to support the cultural needs of the region.