The Cultural Council’s headquarters, located in the Robert M. Montgomery, Jr. building in downtown Lake Worth, houses an expansive 2,500-square-foot gallery space. We feature rotating exhibitions throughout the year that focus on art made in or unique to The Palm Beaches in order to promote and provide exposure for local artists. The gallery space is home to main exhibitions that run for months and several smaller, solo exhibitions that typically change every month.

Our galleries, located at 601 Lake Avenue, are free and open to the public Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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Gallery Exhibitions

Current and Upcoming

Past Exhibitions:
2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012

Main Gallery

Ralph Papa - By the Tracks

Ralph Papa, By the Tracks, 2014, Oil on paper, 16 x 20 inches

Made in Delray Beach

September 11 through October 31
Opening Reception: Thursday, September 10, 5:30-7:30 p.m. | See photos from the event

Palm Beach County is home to 38 municipalities, all of which have robust arts activities going on every day. This semi-annual exhibition focuses on just one of these culturally diverse, vibrant cities. Settlement began in the late 19th century in Delray Beach which became an official city in 1927. Delray houses many of the county’s historic places such as the Spady Cultural Heritage Museum, The Delray Center for the Arts at Old School Square, Sandoway House, Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens and many others of note. Artists in this exhibition capture the beauty of their home town and exemplify their own unique talents as artists of Delray Beach.

Participating artists:
Carolyn Barth, Steve Blackwood, Vincent Cacace, Tim Carter, Abby Funk, Amanda Johnson, James  Kerr, Pati Maguire, Ralph Papa, Susan Romaine, Vicki Siegel, Nancy Spielman, Robert Schmidt, Roxene Sloate, Lorrie Turner, Donna Walsh, Jeff Whyman

Saltwater Brewery   Titos Handmade Vodka

Lawrence A. Sanders Foundation Artist Resource Center

Solo exhibitions generously funded by the JP Morgan Chase FoundationJP Morgan Chase logo


Emmanuel Bazile - Milagro Center

Emmanuel Bazile, age 18

MilaGROWTEENS: The Future

August 8 through October 3
Opening Reception: Friday, August 7, 5:30-7:30 p.m. | RSVP here

The Milagro Center is collaborating with the Cultural Council on an exhibition presenting the artwork of teens, showcasing their talents to the community. At the Cultural Council, arts education is a priority. Through the continued work of its Cultural Education Committee (CEdC), the Council is committed to ensuring that our county’s young people have the best possible opportunities to reap the proven benefits that arts and culture bring to the educational experience. As an active CEdC member and partner, the Milagro Center embodies and shares in this community work and vision for arts accessibility and equity. Viewers can expect to see artwork that represents the individual voices and experiences of Delray teens, supported through the guidance of a professional art educator from the education department of the Boca Raton Museum of Art.

The Milagro Center offers unique arts-integrated educational and cultural programs that serve as a catalyst for community collaboration, individual transformation and social change. The arts foster a spirit of entrepreneurship in teens; teaching them skills and fostering a temperament for creative success. The Milagro Center is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to ensure the social and academic success of children through cultural arts, living values, mentoring and academic support

Generously sponsored by:
Whole Foods Market


Upcoming Exhibitions

Main Gallery

Nature Preserved

November 13, 2015 through January 2, 2016

Woman: Untitled

January 15 through March 12

The Art of the Motorcycle

March 25 through May 21

Call to Install

June 3 through July 30


Palm Beach Winter Open   Titos Handmade Vodka

Lawrence A. Sanders Foundation Artist Resource Center

Solo exhibitions generously funded by the JP Morgan Chase FoundationJP Morgan Chase logo

Petrina Easton | Bea Doone-Merena

October 10 through November 7

Mimie Langlois | Jean Goddeau

November 14 through December 12

Bernice Harwood

December 19, 2015 through January 16, 2016

JoAnn Nava | Ellen Liman

January 23 through February 20

Raheleh Filsoofi | Sibel Kocabasi

February 27 through March 26

Linda Mason | Genie Fritchey

April 2 through April 30

Alyssa di Edwardo *Dina Baker Fund grantee

May 7 through June 4