Kellie Lehr

Kellie Lehr, an award-winning artist, curator, and consultant who lives in Fayetteville, AR. Lehr, born in Ft. Smith, AR, lived in Moscow Russia and Southern California before returning to AR with her family in 2007. Lehr holds a B.S.B.A. in International Economics and Business and spent 2013-2018 studying painting at the University of Arkansas. She became an Artist INC fellow through the Mid America Arts Alliance in 2018. Her work is in private collections in Arkansas, California, New York, Texas, Florida and Canada.

Recent exhibitions include 21C Museum Hotel in Bentonville, AR, the 59th Annual Delta Exhibition at the Arkansas Arts Center in Little Rock, AR and a solo exhibition at the Center for Art and Education in Van Buren, AR. In 2019, Lehr was selected by the Arkansas Committee of the National Museum of Women in the Arts (Washington, DC) for their 2019-2020 registry and by The Painting Center (NYC) for The Art File. Lehr is represented by Boswell Mourot Fine Art Gallery in Little Rock, AR.
www.kellielehr.com

Kellie Lehr

Kellie Lehr, an award-winning artist, curator, and consultant who lives in Fayetteville, AR. Lehr, born in Ft. Smith, AR, lived in Moscow Russia and Southern California before returning to AR with her family in 2007. Lehr holds a B.S.B.A. in International Economics and Business and spent 2013-2018 studying painting at the University of Arkansas. She became an Artist INC fellow through the Mid America Arts Alliance in 2018. Her work is in private collections in Arkansas, California, New York, Texas, Florida and Canada.

Recent exhibitions include 21C Museum Hotel in Bentonville, AR, the 59th Annual Delta Exhibition at the Arkansas Arts Center in Little Rock, AR and a solo exhibition at the Center for Art and Education in Van Buren, AR. In 2019, Lehr was selected by the Arkansas Committee of the National Museum of Women in the Arts (Washington, DC) for their 2019-2020 registry and by The Painting Center (NYC) for The Art File. Lehr is represented by Boswell Mourot Fine Art Gallery in Little Rock, AR.
www.kellielehr.com

Are you an art lover?

The Gallery at Midtown is a contemporary art gallery located within our office in downtown Bentonville. The gallery hosts solo and group exhibitions by talented regional artists. The exhibitions rotate every few months, so drop by often! To find out more and get updates about our current featured artists, visit the Gallery at Midtown Facebook page.

Gallery Hours: Monday through Friday, 9am – 5pm

Are you an artist?

If you’re interested in hosting an exhibition of your work in The Gallery at Midtown, please send a submission request and digital portfolio to Kellie Lehr, our gallery curator, at kellie.lehr@gmail.com.

Previous Artists

  • Margaret Correll - Included in the exhibition are 4 paintings from the Mothers Day Dead Flowers series and 1 floral entitled “Dyed Daisies”. Having been given a small bouquet of flowers from a friend’s garden
  • Tania Knudsen - Practically born with a paintbrush in her hand, Tania Knudsen has been chasing the creative life since childhood. She spent her youth playing outside, loving animals and painting in a local
  • Marcia Davis - Marcia Davis has been a central figure in the Northwest Arkansas arts community for more than a decade. Says Marcia, “My goal is to not only create art, but to also
  • Cindi Zimmerman - “I draw the way I navigate through life: With a leap of faith and without an eraser, embracing the raw outcome, flaws and all.” says artist, Cindi Zimmerman. “Life isn’t perfect, and neither is
  • Greg Ballos - For over a decade, Greg has been developing his own unique style of fine art photography that seeks to push the boundaries of dynamic light, bold contrasts and ethereal tones.
  • Amy Eichler - Amy Eichler is an oil and acrylic artist, born and raised in Fayetteville, and a graduate of the University of Arkansas, holding degrees in Computer Science and Art with an
  • Steve Horan - I am an abstract landscape painter. I attempt to look beyond what is in front of me to reach a greater interpretation. My abstract vistas give the viewer the freedom
  • Carol Hart - Carol Hart, born in Shreveport, La., developed a love for art at a very young age. She earned a BA in Fine Arts with an emphasis in painting from Stephen
  • Jaquita Phillips Ball - Jaquita Ball has settled into Bentonville, Arkansas, with a downtown art studio (Red Cat Art) and has narrowed her business clientele for marketing services to visual artists, all the while
  • Tim Tyler - I’ve been called a wordsmith because I like to use the right word efficiently and effectively to convey ideas. The same holds with true with my visual art. I’ve trained