Artosphere: Arkansas' Arts and Nature Festival celebrates artists influenced by nature, who inspire us to live more sustainable lives. We invite the entire community to join us in the celebration by attending one or all of our free and low-cost family events and performances!

May 4-20, 2017

Glacial Shifts, Changing Perspectives
Works by Diane Burko

In the Joy Pratt Markham Gallery
May 4-Sept. 30 | Free

Manual Cinema's Lula del Ray
Part of the 10x10 Arts Series
Thursday, May 4 | Tickets $10

Compagnia TPO's The Painted Garden
Saturday, May 6 | Tickets $10

Things I am Learning in My Twenties
Works by Livvy Pierce

Dickson Street in Fayetteville
May 7-31 | Free

MOMIX Opus Cactus
Moses Pendleton, Artistic Director
Part of the Coca-Cola Night Out Series
Sunday, May 7 | Tickets start at $15

Dover Quartet: An Evening of Beethoven
St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Fayetteville
Part of the Chapel Music Series
Tuesday, May 9 | Tickets $10

Claire Lynch
Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel in Bella Vista
Part of the Chapel Music Series
Thursday, May 11 | Tickets $10
Click here to learn about workshop opportunities with Claire!

Artosphere Festival Orchestra
Live from Crystal Bridges: Mozart in the Museum
Corrado Rovaris, Music Director

The Great Hall at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
Broadcast live on KUAF 91.3 FM Public Radio
Friday, May 12 | Tickets $40

3rd Annual Crystal Bridges Garden Party
Presented by Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
Saturday, May 13 | Free

Trail Mix: Square to Square
Razorback Regional Greenway
Saturday, May 13 | Free

Live from Crystal Bridges: Dover Quartet
featuring works by Mozart, Danielpour and Britten
The Great Hall at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
Part of the Chapel Music Series
Saturday, May 13 | Tickets $25

The Way Back Home
Presented by Teatre Branar of Ireland and Teater Refleksion of Denmark in association with Baboró International Arts Festival for Children
Sunday, May 14 | Tickets $10 | Includes a relaxed performance

Trail Mix: Walker Park
Walker Park in Fayetteville
Featuring Squonk Opera’s Cycle Sonic
Sunday, May 14 | Free

The Séamus Egan Project
Chapel Ruins at Sassafras Springs Vineyard in Springdale
Part of the Chapel Music Series
Tuesday, May 16 | Tickets $10


Artosphere Festival Orchestra: Mendelssohn in Scotland
featuring works by Mendelssohn and Brahms
Corrado Rovaris, Music Director 

Part of the 10x10 Arts Series
Wednesday, May 17 | Tickets $10


AFO: Off The Grid

Downtown/Dickson Entertainment District, Fayetteville

Thursday, May 18 | Free

John Luther Adams’ Inuksuit
Presented by Third Coast Percussion
Botanical Garden of the Ozarks in Fayetteville
Friday, May 19 | Free

The Man Who Planted Trees
Presented by Puppet State Theatre of Ireland
Saturday, May 20 | Tickets $10 | Includes a relaxed performance


Artosphere Festival Orchestra: Artosphere Festival Finale
featuring works by Boccherini/Berio, Dorman and Dvořák
Corrado Rovaris, Music Director
Finale Concert
Saturday, May 20 | Tickets $10