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January 28, 2023

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New Exhibition On Display At Crystal Bridges

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

This weekend, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art will open a free exhibition featuring selections from the Alfred Stieglitz Collection entitled Seeing One Another. The exhibit will be displayed in the Modern Art Gallery from Jan 28 until the end of the year.

  • Perspectives: Seeing One Another highlights multiple insights into how works of art connect individuals, groups, and ideas across time, embodying stories that can be understood in varying ways depending on the viewer.
  • Global story: Co-owned by Crystal Bridges and Fisk University, the Alfred Stieglitz Collection includes works by African, European, and American artists exploring themes of portraiture, family, and legacy.

Find more information and plan your visit HERE.


Cool Jobs in NWA

Looking for a job? Check out these positions posted to our community board:

Have a job you're looking to fill? Post it here!


Chef Rafael Rios Of Yeyo's Named A James Beard Best Chef Semifinalist

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Continuing to make the headlines as one of Northwest Arkansas's most well-respected chefs, Chef Rafael Rios of Yeyo's has been announced as a James Beard Awards semifinalist in the Best Chef: South category.

  • Prestige: The James Beard Foundation has been calling attention to extraordinary people behind America's food culture for over 30 years. Winners will be celebrated at the James Beard Restaurant and Chef Awards Ceremony on June 5 at the Lyric Opera in Chicago. We're cheering on Chef Rafael as he represents NWA!
  • Andale: Yeyo's El Alma de Mexico began in 2012 out of a bright yellow food truck and has since grown into a thriving, multi-location establishment, including the Restaurant in Bentonville, the Mezcaleria y Taqueria in Downtown Rogers, the Yellow Foodtruck at the Bentonville Square, and the Blue Foodtruck at Natural State Beer Co.

Follow Yeyo's on Instagram to stay updated HERE.


Weekend Roundup

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After a long week of heavy snow and power outages, we wish you all a fun and relaxing weekend in Northwest Arkansas. You've earned it!

  • Peak health: The 2023 NWA Health Summit is today, Jan 27, from 9a-4p at the Jones Center in Springdale. See this schedule for a list of sessions and speakers.
  • Got lunch? Bentonville friends, head over to the grand opening of The Beach BBQ at 1080 SE 14th St today at 11:30a, and let us know what you think of NWA's newest barbecue joint!
  • Taking the stage: Head to TheatreSquared for the opening night of Kim's Convenience tonight, Jan 27, at 7:30p, or catch one of the showings on Saturday or the Sunday matinee.
  • Stick the landing: Help the Arkansas gymnastics team "Stripe the Barn" as they take on No. 8 LSU tonight, Jan 27, at 7:45p in Barnhill Arena.
  • Caffriends: Take your friends out for coffee and great conversation during the Fayetteville Coffee Crawl beginning today, Jan 27, and lasting through next week!
  • 90's kids: Reminisce over the '90s at George's Majestic Lounge in Fayetteville during a Gin & Juice: A Tribute to 90's Hip Hop this Saturday, Jan 28, at 9p.

We'll see you back here next week! Have a great Friday.

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