Visual Arts

  • Jones and Baker Exhibit in Library’s Arts of UAMS April – May, 2015

    • 04.8.2015

    Johnpaul Jones and Max L. Baker will exhibit April – May, 2015 in the UAMS Library Gallery, EDII Building. The exhibit is free and open to the community. Jones and Max’s artist statement reads: John Steinbeck, in his depression era novel, The  Grapes of Wrath, named US Route 66 the “Mother Road.”  Originally commissioned in […]

  • J. Holt now exhibiting in the Decorative Arts Gallery

    • 01.7.2015

    Julie Holt Decorative Arts Gallery January—February, 2015   I am a visual artist living and working in Little Rock. Inspiration, for much of my work, comes from color, animals & nature, pattern, travel, and daily rituals. My paintings end up on many surfaces. In this body of work, I used canvas, paper, and the traditionally […]

  • Bingham Exhibits in Library’s Arts of UAMS

    • 01.7.2015

    Marcia Roles Bingham will exhibit January – February, 2015 in the UAMS Library Gallery, EDII Building. The exhibit is free and open to the community. Bingham’s artist statement reads: Painting and creating are like breathing and eating to me—they are essential. I have drawn since my earliest memories. This sketching and drawing, almost every moment, […]

  • Photography of Robert & Richard Williams in the Library Oct-Dec, 2014

    • 09.19.2014

    STATEMENT OF THE PHOTOGRAPHERS These photographs were not intended to represent a single theme. Instead, they seek to illustrate several different themes: The largest group might be called “Modern Graffiti” because all of the photographs explore the idea of converting buildings into art objects, not through their architecture but by painting on the exterior walls. […]

  • Shadowboxes by L. Woods in the Decorative Arts Gallery June-July

    • 06.9.2014

    Lugene Woods SHADOWBOXES June – July, 2014 I’m a native Arkansan, born and raised in Ft. Smith.  In 1976 I graduated from UAMS with a degree in Medical Technology and have worked at UAMS in both the clinical laboratory and the College of Health Professions for most of my professional life.  Although my career has […]

  • Library Hosts May 9 Artists’ Reception for ACH Exhibit

    • 05.9.2014

    The Arts of the UAMS features the Arkansas Children’s Hospital Artist-in-Residence Program at the UAMS Library, second floor gallery, May-June, 2014. UAMS affiliates, patients and the general public are welcome to an artists’ reception 5:30-7 p.m., Friday, May 9 in the gallery. The Arkansas Children’s Hospital Artist-in-Residence Program, made possible through a grant from the […]

  • Me, Myself and I: Karen Flick at the Decorative Arts Gallery April-May, 2014

    • 04.22.2014

    Me, Myself and I: Karen Flick UAMS Blood Bank Decorative Arts Gallery April – May, 2014 I have worked at UAMS since 1994 and am a medical technologist in the blood bank. I have dabbled in needlework most of my adult life but really got involved about 8 years ago. My grandmother was a professional […]

  • Steelman and Steelman Decorative Arts Exhibit

    • 12.2.2013

    The artwork of husband and wife team David and Susan Steelman is featured in the Central Building Decorative Arts Gallery. Susan Steelman – What do you get when you cross a medical librarian, a growing crystal collection, the need for a way to de-stress and a professional artist for a husband? You get a budding […]

  • A Very Brief Synopsis of “The Blues”

    • 04.1.2013

    A Very Brief Synopsis of “The Blues” – Bruce W. Newton, PhD and Johnpaul Jones UAMS Library, Second Floor Gallery April – June, 2013 “The Blues” originated with sharecroppers in the Mississippi delta and was a hybrid of the field hollers and Griot songs sung by West Africans.  W.C. Handy, “The Father of the Blues,” […]