Art On The Bricks in Rogers

Art On The Bricks in Downtown Rogers

“Barks on the Bricks – The UltiMUTT Art Walk” is set to transform Downtown Rogers into a vibrant celebration of pets and artistry. Scheduled for 4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 9, 2024, This event promises an exciting array of activities and exhibits for both human and furry attendees alike.

Discover the works of talented pet portrait artists and photographers, and meet with pet boutique business owners, dog trainers, groomers, veterinary clinics, and even pop-up adoption services. With over a dozen galleries, shops, and restaurants participating, there will be plenty of opportunities to discover unique creations and support local businesses.

What sets this event apart is its focus on inclusivity, welcoming leashed dogs to join in the festivities alongside their human companions. Whether indoors or outdoors, there will be plenty of exhibits to explore, with some locations even offering dog-friendly spaces.

Live performances and a diverse range of exhibitors–including a pet portrait painting class, art by regional artists and pet-centric vendors–will ensure that there’s something for everyone at Barks on the Bricks. So mark your calendars and prepare for a paw-some experience in Downtown Rogers.

CLICK HERE for the interactive map (May map coming soon)

In addition to these artistic experiences, attendees can explore various pop-up galleries and businesses participating in the Art Walk. Here are some highlighted venues:

  • Brick & Mortar (120 W Walnut St.): Pet portraits by Amy Eichler Art.
  • Envision Nutrition (204 W Walnut St.): enjoy beautiful art by talented artists.
  • Kaleidoscope Collective (109 W Walnut St.):
    • Explore the art of 30+ regional artists.
  • The Parlour Room & Underbrush Books (103 W Walnut St.): Featuring the art of Jesse Weegens
  • Rogers Experimental House (121 W Walnut St.): Pet portraits and commissioned art by a dozen talented artists
  • The Artists of Northwest Arkansas (121 W Walnut St.):
  • Art Collective Gallery (228 S. 1st St.):
  • baked by kori (128 S 2nd St.):
  • The Ginger Gypsy (101 S 3rd St):
  • Rogers Mercantile, 121 S 2nd St., (NEW LOCATION)
    • Locally made art by more than a dozen artists
  • Ozark Beer Company (109 N. Arkansas St.):
    • Featuring art by local artists, craft beer, and tasty bites from a local food truck.
  • Pub on the Bricks (106 W Elm St. Suite 100):
    • Hosting The Great Piano Bar Experiment.
  • Black Crown Social (216 E Poplar St Unit 102):
    • Offering handcrafted cigars, whiskey bar, and contemporary art.
  • Rogers Supper Club gathers at 121 W Walnut Street at 4:30 p.m.

This event provides an excellent opportunity to engage with local artists, support the creative economy, and celebrate the rich tapestry of artistic expression in the community. It’s a wonderful occasion to appreciate the talents of both seasoned artists and budding creators, fostering a sense of community and appreciation for the arts.

See examples of art by artists who have participated in past Art Walks!