The fourth installment of The Art Department, a quarterly young professionals series and project of the Thea Foundation, will feature the works of painter John Harlan Norris and debut with a reception this Friday at 6:30 p.m.

Tickets are $10 at the door and will include heavy hors d’oeuvres, an open bar, a live musical performance by the Funkanites and the chance to win an original painting by John Harlan Norris.

To learn more about Norris’ work go online to

The Thea Foundation is located at 401 Main St. in North Little Rock. For more information, call 379-9512 or email