The Arts Council of Northeast Louisiana nurtures a vibrant regional arts culture through support, promotion, and education.
Establishing positive relationships with the business community, educational systems, tourism industry, and government agencies, the Council serves as a cultural liaison to develop new opportunities and partnerships. Learn more and get involved.
From gallery exhibits and special performances to learning opportunities for regional artists, Region 8's arts culture is rich and vibrant.
Want to see how we are investing in the future of Region 8 through arts education?
Art is rooted within our community and grows within you. Check out our programs to expand your interests.
If beauty is in the eye of the beholder, BEHOLD our upcoming events!
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Teenagers are our future; by building them up and encouraging them—even if they’re not our own children—we can create a better future for generations to come.
—Jean Jones, Union Museum of History & Art
"The Arts Council has made our organization stronger by affording us two valuable benefits: Opportunities and Connections. Opportunities for funding to carry out our mission and Connections with artists, arts organizations, and potential arts funders. We rely on the Arts Council in the often-challenging world of non-profit arts organizations."
—Dot Bassett, former Executive Director Northeast Louisiana Arts Council
"It is a terrible myth that the arts are only for the elite."