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About the Cultural Council for Palm Beach County
The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County is the only organization solely dedicated to supporting arts and culture in The Palm Beaches, Florida’s Cultural Capital®. In its sustaining effort to foster growth of the cultural sector, the Council provides support services to cultural organizations and creative professionals, administers public and private grant programs, advocates for cultural funding, enhances local arts education, and promotes cultural tourism.
The Council serves as a venue highlighting works by Palm Beach County visual and performing artists at its headquarters in the historic Robert M. Montgomery, Jr. Building in Downtown Lake Worth Beach. The building is also home to the Roe Green Uniquely Palm Beach Store featuring items by local artisans; the Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Visitor Information Center; and the outdoor Project Space, offering the best view of the building’s iconic Martin Luther King Jr. mural by Brazilian artist Eduardo Kobra.
The Council is open to the public Tuesdays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. For more information, including a comprehensive calendar of cultural events in The Palm Beaches, visit palmbeachculture.com.
Although many cultural organizations throughout The Palm Beaches are currently closed to the public, the Cultural Council has provided a list of Virtual Cultural Experiences, Tours & Classes perfect for the whole family to enjoy. While this page will be updated daily, please refer to each organization’s website for the most accurate times and dates, […]
Updated on April 2, 2020 at 10 a.m. The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County is closely monitoring all updates and public health advisories related to COVID-19, and will regularly update this page with new developments, event and program information and helpful resources. The Cultural Council’s headquarters—including its galleries, visitor information center and gift store—is […]
Cultural organizations, leaders, educators and creative professionals to be honored this April The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County recently announced the winners of its 2020 Muse Awards – the county’s premier awards ceremony honoring individuals and organizations that have made significant contributions to arts and culture. Recipients will be honored at the 2020 Muse […]
The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County is pleased to announce the launch of its new brand. This change comes at a time when the organization is evolving to better meet the needs of Palm Beach County’s growing cultural community. The Cultural Council identified the need for a rebrand two years ago while developing its […]
The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County will soon open its newest exhibition, “Natural Narrative”, on Feb. 14 at its headquarters in downtown Lake Worth Beach. There are many reasons why people move to Palm Beach County—the amazing weather, exciting arts and culture, and a variety of outdoor experiences. With this growth in population comes […]
Annual fellowship will support Palm Beach County creative professionals The Cultural Council of Palm Beach County is pleased to announce its new Artist Innovation Fellowship Program, which will help support the careers and artistic endeavors of local creative professionals. Through a generous grant from the Leonard and Norma Klorfine Foundation, the Cultural Council will award […]
Cultural Council of Palm Beach County Announces Local Artist Glenda Green as 2019 Dina Baker Fund RecipientNovember 9, 2019
The Cultural Council of Palm Beach County has named Jupiter-based artist Glenda Green as the recipient of the 2019 Dina Baker Fund for Mature Female Artists. A South Florida native, Green is an abstract artist working in acrylics and mixed media. Before returning to Palm Beach County, she lived in Hawaii and Europe. Influenced by […]
The Palm Beaches Offers Dynamic Array of Arts & Entertainment Experiences Ahead of Miami’s Art Basel The Cultural Council of Palm Beach County today announced a dynamic lineup of arts, entertainment, and cultural events as part of the third annual Palm Beach Prelude, a celebration of the arts in The Palm Beaches just ahead of Art Basel […]
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