So Much Going On!

 Virtually, in Person and Both! 

Cultural Council Upcoming Events


Tuesday June 2nd - 12:00 - 1:00 PM

Join us for a zoom meeting where Public Art Program Director, Glenn Weiss, will take us a step farther into the vision and recommendations for the future transformation of the Duval County Courthouse Plaza into Public Art.  Click on image to learn more & register.


Tuesday June 9th - 7:00 - 8:00 PM

We're going live for this month's ESAL -  Facebook live, that is. And what better topic to cover than Promoting your Art Through Social Media. Learn from members of the community who have found success online, as an artist and a gallery owner. Click on image for more information.


Thursday June 11th - 7:00 - 8:00 PM

Copyright + Art in Three Parts

Part one of a three-part seminar that explains and illustrates the basics of copyright law.
Author, artist and lawyer, Deborah Reid, will present this very useful information following based on her upcoming illustrated book, "True Stories of Transformation + Infringement: Art + Copyright."

Click on image for more information and to register.


The 44th Annual Arts Awards - September 2, 2020

This year's theme, Bridges, focuses on the interconnectivity between the arts, business and the community, as key to a thriving city. 

The annual arts awards have been a yearly anticipated event for over four decades. Throughout the years the event has taken on different forms, but this is the first year it will be streamed, virtually, with creative options to view in person. Stay tuned for more information about this exciting hybrid event, 

Learn more and nominate!

What Else is Going On Around Town?


The Art Center Cooperative, a hidden gem of exhibiting local artists in Regency Mall, is now open and safe for visitors.

Visit their Facebook page​ for more information. 


Don’t Miss A Beat and  Players by the Sea,  will collaborate for the “Behind the Curtain” program that educates youth about the front and back of house activities for the theatre. The two organizations will work in tandem to produce an educational experience that culminates with an end-of summer cabaret production produced by DMAB! Click on image for more information.

Visit the "Learn and Have Fun" section of our Covid-19 Resource Page on our website. We list many events that are offered, virtually, in the area.

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

Attention: Artists of All Disciplines

We have some important information!

Funding Available through the Artist Relief Fund

We are pleased to announce available funding for the Artist Relief Fund.

If you are an artist living in the Greater Jacksonville area and have lost revenue due to the coronavirus crisis, you may be eligible for a micro grant from the Cultural Council. Application are now being accepted.

Apply and learn more

We have listed more sources for COVID-19 financial help on our resource page. 

Resource Page

The Greater Jacksonville Arts Directory

Free enhanced listing through May 31, 2020 only! 

The newly formed Arts Directory is a searchable database for individual
artists and arts & culture organizations. Professional artists in the five county area are welcome to join the growing list of North Florida creatives.

Basic listing is always free. 


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

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