Staying Out Of Jail

Pop-up art show seeks to raise awareness

Posted: November 10, 2017 at 2:05 a.m.

Courtesy photo Kirk Montgomery is one of many local artists who will be participating in the "Women in Jail" pop-up art event. Artwork will be available for purchase.
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Courtesy photo Kirk Montgomery is one of many local artists who will be participating in the "Women in Jail" pop-up art event. Artwork will be available for purchase.

A one-day pop-up art show featuring local artists will be held from noon until midnight Saturday in downtown Springdale. The show, called "Women in Jail," is the brainchild of Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette news reporter Scarlet Sims, who wanted to bring community attention to a troubling trend in the Northwest Arkansas area.

FAQ

‘Women in Jail’

WHEN — Noon-midnight Saturday

WHERE — 101 W. Johnson Ave. in Springdale

COST — Free

INFO — scarlet.a.sims@gmail.com

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