Public Art Advisory Committee

305 SW A Street
Bentonville, AR 72712
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Monday - Friday
Phone: (479) 271-3122
Fax: (479)271-5906
Quick Links

Recent Projects



Public Art Kit for Developers


Submit a Proposal 


Current Projects

The Tunnel Vision Project is designed to install artwork in the bicycle and pedestrian tunnels along the Bentonville trail system. Two pieces were installed in the fall of 2016. The remaining pieces will be installed in 2017. Also being installed this year are two bike tower sculptures, one at Lake Bella Vista and the other at the south end of the Razorback Greenway in Bentonville.


Current Call for Proposals

None at this time.



The Public Art Advisory Committee is appointed by the Mayor and approved by City Council. They are responsible for:

  • serving in an advisory capacity to City Council for recommending artwork to be placed on public property;

  • providing technical advisement on the development of a public art program; and,

  • following the adopted Public Art Policy.




2nd Tuesday of every month

12:00 p.m.

305 SW A Street


Please note that meeting dates and times are subject change depending on current activities. Please contact the staff person below to confirm specific meeting dates.




Becky McCoy (2nd Term, Expires 8/2018)            

Tom Hoehn (2nd Term, Expires 10/2018)                 

Johnetta Dexter (, 1st Term (filling an unexpired term), Expires 10/2017)        

Aaron Jones (1st Term, Expires 10/2018)

Jerris Palmer (1st Term, Expires 10/2018)


Staff Contact

Shelli Kerr, AICP, Planning Services Manger

(479) 271-6826