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Local, regional, and national art exhibitions. Mid century modern architecture. Sculpture garden and murals.

Yes, General admission is always FREE.
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Step into the great city of Amsterdam and sample the culture, art, and cuisine.
RAM’s second annual“Art ‘Round the World” Gala promises to delight! 

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CURRENT EXHIBITIONS

In partnership with the River Valley Adult Learning Alliance, the Fort Smith Regional Art Museum is proud to announce its newest exhibition EMPODERADO. With a focus on Hispanic empowerment through art, this exhibition will feature four artists: Esmeralda Flores, Lizbeth Ganajuanto, Moises Esau Linares Merino, and Mayra Rene. Each artist’s work is a unique representation of their artistic journey, achievements, and struggles. Join us for the opening reception on January 26, 2024, 5 – 7 pm as we celebrate the Hispanic art community and its rich culture! The exhibition runs January 27 – April 21, 2024.

KRISTEN TORDELLA-WILLIAMS:
PRECIPICE

FEB 17 – MAY 19

FACES & FIGURES OF THE PERMANENT COLLECTION

JAN 27 – APRIL 21, 2024

LIZ WHITNEY QUISGARD

JAN 22 – DEC 31

CALL FOR WORKS

The Annual Invitational is a national competitive exhibition that has been hosted by the Fort Smith Regional Art Museum since its inception in 1948. The purpose of this exhibition is to encourage and recognize professional artists. In addition, this exhibition aligns with the museum’s mission to foster art appreciation in the community. All works will be for sale. All proceeds will benefit RAM’s exhibits, educational programing, and the participating artists.

 

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS:
Friday, March 15, 2024

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EDUCATION PROGRAMS

RAM SATURDAYS

Every Saturday, 12 – 3 pm
FREE drop in art projects

GUIDED TOURS

Select Sundays at 2 pm
FREE

PAINT ‘N SIP

Once a month on Fridays, 5 – 7 pm
$25 members  |  $35 non-members

WAYS TO GIVE BACK

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.