Daniel Popper’s “Heartland” 2018
Take a cultural getaway with OZ Art NWA, an unforgettable network of spaces and platforms for emerging artists to showcase their talents and viewpoints across Northwest Arkansas.
Lose yourself in the beauty of the Ozarks while discovering emotional artistry installed at various points along the OZ Trails. Enjoy the fine eats and drinks at favorite local establishments while you experience the elation of art pieces curated from artists on the rise.
Exploration is a way of life in Bentonville. OZ Art NWA is about incorporating beautiful and inspiring art in our everyday lives in Bentonville and Northwest Arkansas.
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Bikes + Public Art + Smiles = Three things you’ll find in the #MTBCaptialoftheWorld!
The art piece will be a landmark for the hundreds of hikers, bikers and others who use the Northwoods Trails.
– Monty Ledbetter, Hot Springs City Utilities Director
With an ongoing mission to make art part of everyday life, OZ Art NWA™ recently installed six major public artworks at Osage Park. These new commissions and recent acquisitions imbue the natural setting with visually enriched experiences. The public art at Osage Park was organized for OZ Art NWA by curator and art historian Chad Alligood.
Riding or Walking:
How To Find Our Art
Your outdoor adventure awaits both on foot and on a bike. If you’re looking for a social scene with eats and drinks, our curated art collections can be found at The Collection or any of these special venues.
To keep the experience unique for all, our installations are changed often. Check back to see when new exhibits or events are coming. Our upcoming map of installations will show you the locations along OZ Trails, and you can visit these establishments to discover a piece of art that just might feed your soul.
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Griffin Loop’s “Flight Intention” 2019
Jennifer Torres‘ “Garden Boats for Osage Park” 2020
Imagine being in a coffee shop paying for your morning latte and you spot an original and authentic piece of art behind the bar. Or you’re riding your bike down Central Avenue and you see a massive neon installation on the side of the road. You’ll experience that in real life in Bentonville because of The Collection.
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Ashley Longshore’s “George Washington Supreme”
and “Abe Lincoln with Sunglasses and Koi” 2018