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Arts and culture lives here

This site is designed to increase your access to the arts by providing event calendars, class schedules, artist info, and more. All in one place. No matter who you are or what you believe, art is something everyone can agree on. It helps bring our communities together and presents a more coherent meaning to our world. By igniting the arts within us, the Arts Council is working to create a stronger, happier, and more prosperous region.

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Calendar & Events

Each year, thousands of local residents are brought together through events made possible with Arts Council funds. Find something cool in your area.
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September 1, 2020 - February 28, 2021
USF Contemporary Art Museum
Life During Wartime is the USF Contemporary Art Museum
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October 1, 2020 - November 30, 2020
Virtual
“Here” our inaugural show explores the work of three women artists, Yadira Torres, Palmarin Merges, and Lindsey Kincaid. Their work is deeply rooted in ideas pertaining to self-identity, navigating, and exploring the impact of cultural heritage, sexuality, and memory.
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October 1, 2020 - January 1, 2023
King Corona Cigars
Tours meet nightly at 7:30 pm
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October 5, 2020 - November 13, 2020
Eckerd College
The artists of WCA (Women’s Caucus for Art) Florida are honoring women workers, The Women Who Make St Petersburg Work Portrait Project provides us the opportunity to learn from and express our support and solidarity with those who are following in the tradition of the generations of women who worked to vote, to hold their […]
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October 5, 2020 - January 25, 2021
Virtual
Learn to sing opera the right way from a professional tenor who has performed around the world. If you love to sing opera and need a mentor, look no further.
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October 5, 2020 - November 2, 2020
Virtual
Learn the foundations of choral singing using this weekly video series. Join us to discover tips for sight-reading, diction and vocal warm ups, as we learn the language of music together.
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October 7, 2020 - December 31, 2020
Looking for small group activities that take you beyond the four walls of your local watering hole? Let
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October 8, 2020 - December 30, 2020
St. Petersburg City Hall
Looking for small group activities that take you beyond the four walls of your local watering hole? Let
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October 11, 2020 - January 1, 2021
Florida Museum of Photographic Arts
In celebration of 100 years of women’s right to vote, Reframed exhibits four internationally renowned photographers who analyze the representation of women and female stereotypes in media, culture and science.
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October 11, 2020 - January 1, 2021
Florida Museum of Photographic Arts
Bruce Davidson is celebrated for photography that captures the humanity of his subjects. This exhibition focuses on six series he created in the New York City area from 1959 to 1998.
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October 12, 2020 - February 22, 2021
Virtual
Private tutor live, online at Teachbeach. Let´s improve your Spanish using conversational style classes. We can talk about different topics: gastronomy, culture, history, politics, or anything of your interests. My method, before the virus, was to take you to the places you would like to know about: museums, restaurants, parks, malls, or any other places. […]
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October 12, 2020 - December 28, 2020
Virtual
Doug Wittnebel is an architect, an illustrator, and an artist based in California.
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Buy local art

We’ve brought the best, brightest, and most talented local artists together in one spot: right here! To add original artwork to your home while supporting your local arts community, simply visit our artist directory page. There you’ll find storefront links under several of our members. Think of it as a virtual art festival.

Classes and workshops

Learn to write poetry, brush up on your watercolor painting, or master the art of wood working. We host an amazing list of local classes and workshops where you can illuminate your life with amazing arts and culture.
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FYE 2021 Budget

To see our budget for fiscal year ending in 2021, please click here: Arts Council 2021 Expense Budget

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