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

“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 »

Now, the Ultimate Holiday Shopping Experience: Browse The Palm Beaches for Cultural Christmas Gifts

November 28, 2016
Treat yourself to a tropical shopping paradise for meaningful gifts that support the arts and conservation. More »

Cultural Council of Palm Beach County To Host a Special Spotlight Luncheon

Bernie Taupin - spotlight luncheon
November 2, 2016
Evolution of an Artist Featuring Bernie Taupin At the Kravis Center’s Cohen Pavilion on January 10   This extraordinary luncheon will be held on Tuesday, January 10, at the Kravis Center’s Cohen Pavilion in West Palm Beach (VIP reception at 10:30 a.m., luncheon at noon). Event chair is Suzanne L. Niedland, managing director of BusEyeFilms, […] More »

Palm Beach County Previews 2016-17 Cultural Season at NYC Event

September 29, 2016
Arts-rich Palm Beaches hosts New York society to welcome the Palm Beach season, show cultural treasures that await travelers   It’s time for travelers to welcome the Palm Beach County season of arts and culture, and New Yorkers got a glimpse of what’s in store at the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County’s “Preview of […] More »

Cultural Council of Palm Beach County Named Top Tourism Marketer in Florida

Cultural Council wins 2016 Flagler Awards Best in Show
September 15, 2016
Council Gets “Best of Show” Flagler Award at Governor’s Conference on Tourism Along With Silver and Bronze Awards   In a giant step forward for cultural tourism, the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County took home three Flagler Awards, including the top honor, at the 2016 VISIT FLORIDA Governor’s Conference last night at the Hilton […] More »

Palm Beach County Performing Artists Wow 650 Travel Pros at ESTO 2016

Carole J. Bufford with Palm Beach All-Stars - ESTO 2016
August 30, 2016
Cultural Council of Palm Beach County Showcases South Florida Talent at U.S. Travel Association Seminar   Palm Beach County performers brought an audience of more than 650 U.S. travel professionals to its feet on Tuesday night, as the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County presented a spectacle promoting arts and culture in The Palm Beaches […] More »

Cruising Out of Florida This Winter? Don’t Miss a World of Culture in The Palm Beaches

August 29, 2016
International cruise travelers who plan to embark from Florida to the Americas, Caribbean, Panama Canal and Antarctica this winter are being encouraged to stay an extra night or two to experience a hidden world of art and culture in The Palm Beaches. Palm Beach County, an area more culturally dense than anywhere in the USA […] More »

Cultural Council of Palm Beach County to Showcase Armory Art Center Talent

Raymond Neubert - Fractured Nude - Selections from the Armory Art Center
August 22, 2016
Selections from the Armory Art Center on Exhibit August 26 –October 29   Starting August 26, visitors to the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County will get the first look at new and unseen work by 42 talented artists from the Armory Art Center. All artists in this show, Selections from the Armory Art Center, […] More »

How to Survive a Heat Dome: Escape to The Palm Beaches for Culture & Comfort

Boca Ballet Theatre - Giselle
July 26, 2016
Easier to reach than the Hamptons, Florida’s Cultural Capital® Offers Unforgettable Cultural Experiences with a Side of Palm Trees and Ocean Breezes   The Cultural Council of Palm Beach County offers Northeast residents the perfect chance to plan a quick escape from the stifling Heat Dome — an upcoming week and weekend filled with arts […] More »

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Judith Czelusniak
Public Relations Coordinator
(561) 471-1602 (direct)
(561) 471-2901 (main)

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