Cultural Council for Palm Beach County

Join us as we celebrate the next chapter in our 40-year legacy. Learn more about the Cultural Council for Palm Beach County and the changes we’ve made here.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

As Palm Beach County’s local arts service agency, the Cultural Council is committed to supporting our cultural community in this time of great need. Visit our COVID-19 page for Council updates, resources for organizations and artists, as well as reopenings and virtual experiences available throughout The Palm Beaches.

Artists who have lost income during this time are also encouraged to apply to our Palm Beach County Artist Relief Fund.

Grant Programs

Learn about funding opportunities for Palm Beach County artists and nonprofit organizations.

Special Events

Join us at an upcoming event, such as our signature Culture & Cocktails series, Family Saturdays, Evenings at the Council, Exhibition Previews, Artist Lectures and more.

Visit Us

Visit us in Lake Worth Beach where you’ll find artwork by Palm Beach County artists in our galleries and store, along with a VISIT FLORIDA-certified Tourism Information Center.

Support the Council

Join a community of individuals and organizations who share your appreciation of arts and culture in Palm Beach County by becoming a member or donating to our annual fund.

Cultural Council News
Cultural Council News

Gallery Exhibitions

While currently closed to the public, our galleries in downtown Lake Worth Beach rotate frequently and showcase work by Palm Beach County artists of all disciplines. Video tours, lectures and artist interviews may be available on our website and on social media.

art&culture magazine

Published three times a year, the Cultural Council’s art&culture magazine has brought the best of the best from Palm Beach County’s arts and cultural scene to our members and subscribers for over ten years.

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Upcoming Events
Upcoming Events
Institute for Cultural Advancement

The Institute for Cultural Advancement (ICA) is a multi-tiered professional development program for cultural organizations, arts educators and creative professionals.

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Palm Beach County Events Calendar

Browse the most comprehensive calendar of arts and cultural events and virtual experiences in Palm Beach County.

Palm Beach County CARES Restart Business Grants Program Resumes

The Palm Beach County CARES Restart Business Grants Program will resume on Friday, September 25, 2020 at 8:00 A.M. The...

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Cultural Council opens applications for Dina Baker Fund for Mature Female Artists

The Cultural Council is now accepting applications for its annual Dina Baker Fund for Mature Female Artists. The Dina Baker...

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South Florida Cultural Consortium Announces Recipients of 2019-2020 Visual & Media Artists Awards

The South Florida Cultural Consortium (SFCC) announces thirteen (13) awards to preeminent South Florida artists through its 2019-2020 Visual and...

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Remembering Bert Korman (1933–2020)

Friend, advocate, and adamant supporter of the Cultural Council for Palm Beach County Bert Korman passed away on July 1,...

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Cultural Council for Palm Beach County Announces Inaugural Artist Innovation Fellowship Recipients

The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County recently announced the recipients of its 2020 Artist Innovation Fellowship Program. Aligned with the...

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Cultural Organizations Begin to Reopen in The Palm Beaches

Updated Sept. 25, 2020 *The Cultural Council will regularly update this page with cultural organizations that have reopened to the...

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Cultural Council’s Artist Relief Fund helps local creative professionals out of work

To date, the Cultural Council for Palm Beach County has raised more than $45,000 through its crowd-sourced Palm Beach County...

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Cultural Council Creates Way to Support Local Artists through Virtual Summer Programs

Local arts agency’s free exhibitions and performances will be available on social media, online The Cultural Council for Palm Beach...

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COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Updates from the Cultural Council

Updated on August 21, 2020 The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County continues to monitor all updates and public health...

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Virtual Cultural Experiences, Tours & Classes

With public health concerns remaining top-of-mind, many cultural organizations in The Palm Beaches continue to offer virtual programs that the...

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Cultural Council publishes 2018-19 Annual Report, celebrates arts community during Giving Tuesday

The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County recently published its 2018-19 Annual Report, showcasing inspiring stories and photos from a...

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Palm Beach County’s Major Cultural Institutions Rise Up with “One Voice” to Connect Community

Ballet Palm Beach, Maltz Jupiter Theatre, Palm Beach Opera and Palm Beach Symphony collaborate to create online video of Barry Manilow’s...

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