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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.
For more information, including a comprehensive calendar of cultural events in The Palm Beaches, visit palmbeachculture.com.
A contemporary mixed media fiber artist, Drummond’s vibrant 3-D forms reflect a touch of whimsy and carry an underlying message of hope September 26, 2022 (Lake Worth Beach, Fla.) — Extraordinary, imaginative multi-dimensional sculptures made of colorful yarn by Delray Beach artist Michelle Drummond will soon be on display in a dramatic art exhibition in […]
Exclusive local music and dance performances to take place in the Council’s Main Gallery for the first in-person performing arts series since 2019 Your arts forecast this summer is hot, hot, hot with the Cultural Council for Palm Beach County’s Summer Performing Arts Series! The first in-person series since 2019, the Council will host thrilling […]
Cultural Council for Palm Beach County Announces Local Artist Michele Hundt as 2021-2022 Dina Baker Fund RecipientJune 1, 2022
The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County is pleased to announce that Wellington-based artist Michele Hundt has been named the recipient of the 2021-2022 Dina Baker Fund for Mature Female Artists. Michele Hundt’s practice has straddled fine art, design, fashion and retail since the beginning. After graduating from the Cooper School of Art in Cleveland, Ohio, […]
“Art Acquisitions: Large and Small” will encourage emerging and seasoned collectors to appreciate art in a new way The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County’s latest exhibition, “Art Acquisitions: Large and Small” will provide an opportunity for local artists and collectors to connect, question, learn and define their appreciation for art—from abstraction to assemblage and […]
The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County invites local creative professionals across all disciplines and representatives of cultural organizations to participate in its new Cultural Sector Needs Assessment survey, which opens online on March 15, 2022. The anonymous survey will be conducted by Decision Support Partners and supported by Mosaic Group. After the survey closes, […]
“Being Heard, Being Seen” will honor the LGBTQ+ community with thought-provoking pieces by Palm Beach County artists The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County’s latest exhibition, “Being Heard, Being Seen” will celebrate self-identity and expression, featuring local artists who identify as LGBTQ+ and artists whose work interrogates issues of rights, representation and the lived experience of LGBTQ+ individuals. “Being Heard, Being Seen” will open to the public on […]
Four Fun Conversations on Fame, Food & Fashion Dave Lawrence, President & CEO of the Cultural Council for Palm Beach County recently announced the 17th annual season of one of its most popular series, but with a new name, new focus, and new location: The NewCULTURE & COCKTAILSAt The BenJanuary – April 2022 “After a year of all-virtual […]
The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County announced yesterday the recipients of its 2022 Artist Innovation Fellowship Program. Aligned with the Council’s mission to champion, engage and grow the arts in Palm Beach County, this funding program was designed to celebrate the artistic process and support professional artists in all disciplines. The Cultural Council launched the […]
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