Scheduled Shows & Exhibits



Americana Open Show
Wed Jul 5th 2017 - Sat Jul 29th 2017

Location: Mena Art Gallery, Mena
Phone No: 479-394-3880

This show offers work in any media and on any subject: painting, drawing, sculpture, pen and ink, pastel, watercolor, oils, acrylic, pottery, woodwork, jewelry, photography, fiber arts, and more and it will have a touch of Americana.
Click here for entry form and rules.

Ouachita Expressions Show
Wed Aug 2nd 2017 - Sat Sep 2nd 2017

Location: Mena Art Gallery, Mena
Phone No: 479-394-3880

The Ouachita Expressions Show has been our premier judged show for local competition for over twenty years. There are four categories: works on canvas, works on paper, photography and 3-D art. The show is open to artists from Arkansas and the surrounding areas. Click here for entry form and rules.

National Small Works Juried Show
Wed Sep 6th 2017 - Sat Sep 30th 2017

Location: Mena Art Gallery, Mena
Phone No: 479-394-3880

This is our first national juried competition of small works not larger than 18". It will include oil, watercolor, acrylic, pastel, colored pencil, pen & ink, and graphite.

The Art of the Heartland National Juried Show
Wed Oct 4th 2017 - Sat Oct 28th 2017

Location: Mena Art Gallery, Mena
Phone No: 479-394-3880

This is our third annual national juried competition - The Art of the Heartland. It will include oil, watercolor, acrylic, pastel, colored pencil, pen & ink, and graphite. Find more information by clicking on Juried Competition on this website.

Christmas Gift Show
Wed Nov 1st 2017 - Sat Dec 30th 2017

Location: Mena Art Gallery, Mena
Phone No: 479-394-3880

You will find unique items from stocking stuffers to that special piece in our Christmas Gift Show. There will be paintings, drawings, photographs, sculpture, jewelry, pottery, fiber arts, and more. Most of the art is between $10 and $50.

Ouachita Arts Celebration
Sat Nov 4th 2017
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Location: Downtown Mena Arts District, Mena
Phone No: 479-394-3880

The fourth annual Ouachita Arts Celebration is going to be bigger and better than every. You will see a car show, artists booths, belly dancers, Tommy Young's birds, flint knapping, roaming singers, local musicians, children's crafts, art demonstrations, lots of food, and more. Watch for more detailed information. Click here for a vendor application