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

Mira Lehr - Constellation - at Kelley Roy Gallery

Palm Beach County Summer Art Exhibitions Reflect International Flavor

May 22, 2018
Robust Programming Reaffirms The Palm Beaches’ Status As A Top Global Cultural Destination Cultural organizations throughout The Palm Beaches are offering visitors a series of exhibitions this summer that further solidify the area’s reputation as a hot spot for arts and culture. Exhibitions include art reflecting New York, ancient European, Roman and Japanese influences, along […]

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Clarence (Skip) Measelle - I Conduit (detail) 2018

Cultural Council Celebrates Educators and Artists in New Exhibition

May 8, 2018
Special exhibition features work by over 40 faculty of the Dreyfoos School of the Arts; celebrates Council’s 40th Anniversary The Cultural Council of Palm Beach County officially celebrates its 40th Anniversary in May and will commemorate the occasion with a special exhibition celebrating the artist faculty of the school named after its founder, Alexander W. […]

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MOSAIC - mural by Craig McInnis

First Ever “MOSAIC” to Launch in The Palm Beaches

April 18, 2018
Annual Promotion Offers Discounts to Cultural Venues and Hotel Packages The Cultural Council of Palm Beach County will launch “MOSAIC” in May, a brand new and annual promotion operated in partnership with Discover The Palm Beaches. MOSAIC (Month of Shows, Art, Ideas and Culture) will run throughout the month, and enable visitors to partake in […]

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Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens

Visitors to The Palm Beaches Discover Secret Gardens of Art

March 13, 2018
Abundant arts districts, ecological experiences, museums, galleries, theaters and art festivals attract cultural tourists to The Palm Beaches, Florida’s Cultural Capital®. When travelers arrive to this culture-rich paradise, they discover a lesser-known artistic frontier – parks and gardens graced with works of art. Art lovers who travel here are delighted to find beautiful gardens and […]

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Where Culture Always Shines

Cultural Council of Palm Beach County Wins Five ADDY Awards for Cultural Tourism Marketing

March 7, 2018
American Advertising Federation recognizes The Palm Beaches for excellence in promoting art and culture The Cultural Council of Palm Beach County has received five American Advertising (“ADDY”) Awards from the American Advertising Federation of the Treasure Coast, in recognition of the Council’s work to promote The Palm Beaches as a cultural tourism destination. The ADDY […]

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2018 Muse Awards - Arts & Culture Transform Communities

Tickets Are Now Available for 2018 Muse Awards

March 2, 2018
March 22 gala is where art and culture shine on and off the stage   Good news for lovers of art and culture: Tickets are now available for the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County’s 2018 Muse Awards, at palmbeachculture.com/muse. The biennial dinner, live show and awards ceremony will take place on March 22 at […]

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Advice From Palm Beach County’s Cultural Concierge: “Relax!”

February 23, 2018
Springtime is Festival Season in Palm Beach County’s Temperate Seaside Destinations   The Palm Beaches is a destination so rich in art and culture that visitors have access to a Cultural Concierge – a local arts expert who helps individuals and groups create customized itineraries that reflect their cultural interests and travel schedules. As springtime […]

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Cultural Council of Palm Beach County Announces $212,500 in Grants to Small or Emerging Organizations for Fiscal Year 2017-2018

February 22, 2018
The Cultural Council today announced that it has recommended $212,500 in grants to 32 small or emerging organizations in Palm Beach County for fiscal year 2017-2018. These recommendations were approved by the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County’s board of directors at its most recent meeting, on January 23. “These grants underscore the importance of […]

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