We Could Use Some Input!

New Committee Members, Nominations, Inspirational Quotes and More

Water Street Parking Garage project-Artists rendering by Haddad|Drugan

The Art in Public Places (APP)Committee is looking for two new members.

If you or someone you know is passionate about the public art scene in Jacksonville and want to be more involved, we are currently looking to fill two spots for members who live in the following locations:

CPAC District 1: Urban Core

Downtown, Springfield, Brooklyn, Eastside, LaVilla, etc.

CPAC District 3: Southeast

East of the St Johns River and south of Beach Blvd including Mandarin and Town Center (not the Beaches)

The ideal candidate will have knowledge of the arts, strong existing community participation and ethnic diversity. 

The application process is open to the public. 

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Seeking Nominations for the Annual Arts Awards


Nominations open now through July 15th.

The 44th Annual Arts Awards will be held on September 2, 2020.

We are now accepting nominations. If you know an individual or business who exemplifies one of the categories below, please nominate them for one of these prestigious awards.

Helen Lane Founders Award

Robert Arleigh White Award for Advocacy

Art Educator of the Year Award

The Art of Giving Award

Business Award/Corporate Business of the Year

Small Business Award/Small Business of the Year

Art Innovator Award

Community Impact Award

People's Choice

 learn more about each category and nominate

Submit Your Ideas for Uplifting Quotes

The Public Art Program is seeking input from the community for uplifting ideas for quotes to be engraved in the base of a new sculpture slated to be installed in the Northwest section of Jacksonville

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Seeking Muralists and Public Artists 

The Cultural Council is creating the rosters of muralists, public artists and emerging public artists for use by the Cultural Council and any other organization to find or select muralists and public artists in NE Florida. If you or someone you know is an experienced or emerging public artist with at least two years experience, we invite you to join the Greater Jacksonville Arts Directory for consideration.

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The Arts Directory - To Find and be Found

The Greater Jacksonville Arts Directory is a searchable directory of professional artists of all art disciplines, for those living in the five-county Jacksonville area. The annual enhanced listing serves as a mini webpage with unlimited images and text, and is free through July 15th. 

Search for an artist or organization

What's Going On Around Town?


July 1st - VIRTUAL: July Art Walk | Red, White and Blues


A virtual writing circle for Women Writing for a Change

Visit the "Learn and Have Fun" section of our Covid-19 Resource Page on our website. We list many events that are going on around town.

Check out the "Reopening" page for updates as theaters, museum and other venues begin to open again.

Thank you to our corporate sponsors who enable us to provide services and programming for the community. 

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