About the Arts+Culture Commission

The Arts+Culture Commission of the City of Little Rock is established to promote policies and encourage endeavors for the appreciation and enhancement of the arts and culture resources of Little Rock.

Members of this Commission are appointed by the Mayor and shall consist of five (5) members who are senior administrative staff or board member of a cultural institution; not eligible for reappointment, and eight (8) At-Large Members.

The Arts and Culture Commission meets the second Monday of January, March, May, July, September, and November at 4:00 PM.  Currently the meetings are virtual.

Current Members
(September 2021)

Chuck Cliett, Cultural Institution

Dr. Patrice Bax, Cultural Institution

Alice Allred, At Large
Teresa Carlisle, Cultural Institution
Jim Doyle, At Large
Leron McAdoo, At Large
Jonathan Opitz, At Large
Liz Smith, At Large
Nate Thomas, At Large
Colin Thompson, Cultural Institution
Steven Young, At Large

City Director Kathy Webb, Ward 3