Welcome to the Cultural Council’s online press room. Here you will find the latest press releases, images and videos. This press room is intended to supplement the one-on-one services our press office provides. We look forward to working with you.

About the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County

The Cultural Council of Palm Beach County is the official support agency for arts and culture in The Palm Beaches, serving non-profit organizations, artists and arts districts. The Cultural Council administers $4.5 million in grants annually, supports arts and cultural education, provides capacity-building training, and advocates for arts funding and arts-friendly policies. The Council promotes Palm Beach County’s cultural experiences to visitors and residents through multi-platform marketing and public information programs, including its one-of-a-kind Cultural Concierge service.

The Cultural Council presents exhibitions featuring Palm Beach County artists and provides additional programming at its headquarters in the historic Robert M. Montgomery, Jr. Building, an iconic Streamline Moderne former movie theater in Downtown Lake Worth. Also at the Cultural Council headquarters are the Roe Green Uniquely Palm Beach Store featuring products by Palm Beach County artists and the Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Visitor Information Center, a VISIT FLORIDA designated Florida Certified Tourism Information Center.

The Cultural Council galleries, visitor information center and store are open 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday. For a complete calendar of cultural activities in The Palm Beaches, connect with the Council at www.palmbeachculture.com or (561) 471-2901.


Press Releases

Cultural Council of Palm Beach County Receives Two Grants to Support Arts in the Community

March 22, 2017
William R. Kenan, Jr. Charitable Trust and Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties Invest in the Future of Arts Promotion and Education   The Cultural Council of Palm Beach County is pleased to announce that it has been awarded two grants to help support its work in making art and culture accessible throughout […] More »

“Mark My Words” Exhibition Opens March 31 at Cultural Council of Palm Beach County

Raymond Neubert - Beauty
March 20, 2017
Language and art will converge in the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County’s upcoming exhibition, “Mark My Words.” In this fascinating show, 15 professional Palm Beach County artists will feature words as subject matter and muse. The exhibition opens on March 31 and will run through May 27 in the Cultural Council main gallery. “’Mark […] More »

Monday Luncheon at the Cultural Council will Feature Palm Beach Interior Designer Gil Walsh

Gil Walsh and Steven Stolman
March 14, 2017
The Cultural Council of Palm Beach County’s “It’s What You See” luncheons are always fascinating, and Monday’s gathering will be no exception. Designer Steven Stolman will interview Palm Beach interior designer Gil Walsh about integrating fine art with interior design. Walsh, known for her masterful use of color and deep knowledge of classical design, is […] More »

Going to Spring Training in The Palm Beaches? Catch Some Culture!

Palm Beach Opera's Jessica Fishenfeld sings at the Ballpark of the Palm Beaches home opener
February 23, 2017
Palm Beach County is now the Spring Training home of four major league baseball teams, and the county is bursting with cultural activities for visiting fans. More »

“X x X” (10 x 10) Juried Exhibition Opens at Cultural Council of Palm Beach County

10x10 exhibition
February 6, 2017
The adage “Good things come in small packages” is being expressed artistically in the “X x X” exhibition that opened this weekend at the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County in Downtown Lake Worth. The exhibition will run through March 18 in the Cultural Council main gallery. Gallery visitors will see works across several media […] More »

Visitors Will Enjoy a Culture-Filled February in The Palm Beaches

Lake Worth Street Painting Festival
January 30, 2017
Palm Beach County is a vacation destination so rich in arts and culture that it’s been dubbed Florida’s Cultural Capital®. This February, The Palm Beaches are especially full of creative and awe-inspiring experiences for visitors. “Glasstress Boca Raton,” a glassworks exhibition presented alongside the Venice Biennale since 2009, makes its largest U.S. debut at the […] More »

Cultural Council of Palm Beach County Opens Grant Application Training for Cultural Organizations

December 15, 2016
Training sessions take place in person on December 16, and via webinar on December 21.   The Cultural Council of Palm Beach County will provide free training for its grant application process to mid-size and major cultural organizations on Friday, December 16 and Wednesday, December 21. As Palm Beach County cultural organizations prepare to submit […] More »

Cultural Concierge Suggests an Artsy Holiday in The Palm Beaches

December 14, 2016
Smart Travelers will flee the Arctic Blast, for a Blast of Art in Sunny Palm Beach County   Head to The Palm Beaches this holiday season for warm weather and abundant cultural offerings, advises Palm Beach County’s Cultural Concierge. In addition to traditional favorites including productions of The Nutcracker, decorated boat parades and seasonal concerts, […] More »

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Judith Czelusniak
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(561) 471-1602 (direct)
(561) 471-2901 (main)

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