Dave Lawrence

Dave Lawrence Named President and CEO of the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County

June 21, 2018
After a national search conducted by Arts Consulting Group (ACG), David B. Lawrence has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County, the organization announced this week. He will begin his leadership role at the 40-year-old nonprofit on August 20, based in the Council’s historic headquarters in downtown […]

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Palm Beach Zoo Animal Experiences - Sloth

Palm Beach Culture Offers More than Galleries and Museums

June 14, 2018
With the assistance of the official Cultural Concierge, a complimentary service of the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County, families can take full advantage of personalized itineraries and insider recommendations to a summer canvas full of unexpected family-friendly and interactive activities beyond the region’s abundant museums and galleries. A sampling of fresh options for travelers […]

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Maxine Marks & Donald M. Ephraim - credit JACEK Photo

Cultural Council Receives Donation That Will Support Capacity Building for the Arts Sector

May 30, 2018
North Palm Beach residents, Donald M. Ephraim and Maxine Marks, on behalf of the Donald M. Ephraim Family Foundation, have made a $250,000 gift to the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County to support the nonprofit’s mission to grow the arts and cultural sector. The donation will fund planning, advocacy, community relations and a capacity […]

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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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