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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.
Cultural Council for Palm Beach County’s Juried “Biennial 2021” Exhibition to Feature 30 Local ArtistsFebruary 19, 2021
The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County is pleased to announce its latest exhibition, “Biennial 2021”, will open on Friday, March 26 at its headquarters in downtown Lake Worth Beach. It will run through Friday, May 28. The juried exhibition, which occurs every other year, features a diverse set of works by professional Palm Beach […]
The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County recently awarded $186,191 to several local arts organizations through a new grant program that was created using a portion of the county’s allocation of federal CARES Act funds. Created in partnership with Palm Beach County and announced last October during the Council’s virtual State of the Cultural Sector […]
Arts agency partners with ATB Fine Art Group Inc. to build bridges and understanding The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County is proud to announce its newest main exhibition, “Karibu: A Celebration of Black Artists in Palm Beach County”, set to open to the public on Jan. 18, 2021 at the Council’s headquarters in downtown […]
Palm Beach Photographic Centre & Cultural Council Issue ‘Call for Photographers’ Seeking Images of Life In Palm Beach CountyJanuary 6, 2021
Deadline for Submissions is January 17 for Exhibition at Cultural Council, Feb 27—March 27, 2021 The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County and the Palm Beach Photographic Centre announce an open call to Palm Beach County photographers to submit an image of life in Palm Beach County to be considered for an exhibition at the Cultural Council in Lake […]
Theme for 2020-2021 C&C Season is ‘Cool People Doing Neat Stuff!’ Dave Lawrence, President & CEO of the Cultural Council for Palm Beach County today announced the 2020-2021 season of the popular series CULTURE & COCKTAILS, which will kick off on November 9. The fun theme of this season’s series of “Conversations” is Cool People […]
Cultural Council Partners with ATB Fine Art Group, Inc. to Showcase Palm Beach County Black Artists this SeasonOctober 2, 2020
The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County will soon open its latest exhibition, “How Do We Move Forward?” presented and curated by Anthony Burks, Sr. and Trina Slade-Burks of ATB Fine Art Group, Inc. The show will run from Oct. 16 through Dec. 12 in a hybrid model of virtual and in-person opportunities. In response […]
The Cultural Council is now accepting applications for its annual Dina Baker Fund for Mature Female Artists. The Dina Baker Fund for Mature Female Artists grants $10,000 to a local visual artist age 60 or older, enabling her to further her artistic development and achievement. Funds may be used for professional development, arts-related exhibition expenses, […]
Florida’s Cultural Capital® welcomes guests with safety as top priority With health and safety top of mind for everyone during the pandemic, cultural destinations in The Palm Beaches are following all necessary protocols to make sure guests feel comfortable and at ease. Many cultural institutions that are now open to the public have even signed The Palm Beaches Pledge. […]
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