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Carrollwood Cultural Center introduces new classes to its fall curriculum

Artwork by Intro to Drawing instructor Marjorie Graff The Carrollwood Cultural Center will introduce several classes for children and adults to its arts-based curriculum this fall. New courses include Intro to Drawing, Henna 101, Cartoon Drawing, Creative Art Journaling, Rhythm Makers: Mommy/Daddy & Me, Rhythm Makers for kids, Drum & Rhythm Circle, Dance Fitness, and […]

Which Arts Council Grant for Organizations is Right for You?

Which Arts Council Grant for Organizations is Right for You?

DIFFERENCES BETWEEN ARTS COUNCIL ORGANIZATIONAL GRANTS We have prepared this comparison of Arts Council grants to assist in better understanding which grant might be best fit for a particular organization by identifying the differences in each.  Please note below eligibility requirements for applicants and management requirements for grantees that apply to all Arts Council organizational […]

Letter of Support for Save Our Stages

Letter of Support for Save Our Stages Letter of support

I write today on behalf of the Arts Council of Hillsborough County to voice our support of the  small venues and theaters in Hillsborough County and the National Independent Venue Association (NIVA) and ask you to please support and cosponsor S. 4258, the Save Our Stages Act, and S. 38 14/ H.R. 7 481, the […]

Shop Small: Here’s where to buy local art

Shop Small: Here’s where to buy local art

We recently asked local artists where to find their work, if you want to buy it. We hope this list helps make it simpler for you to purchase from our artists – please keep an eye out as we will continue to expand on it! Caitlin Albritton: Website Geoffrey Baris Art: Website Nathan Beard Fine […]

Covid-19 Resources for Artists & Arts Organizations

Covid-19 Resources for Artists & Arts Organizations

While have been sent to share these with you as well, we’ve created this round-up where we can continue to add to the list of available arts resources. Here are resources to help you financially with this emergency situation: The Adolph & Esther Gottlieb Emergency Grant: This emergency grant provides financial assistance to painters, printmakers, […]

These local organizations are offering social distancing experiences!

These local organizations are offering social distancing experiences!

So, clearly staying at home and not getting to visit any of our favorite local places is no fun, but more and more they are providing neat virtual options! Here’s what’s available during social distancing: The Florida Aquarium: SEA-SPAN now offered daily at 10 am on Facebook Powerstories Theatre: Collecting new Positively Powerstories to share […]

ARTS COUNCIL 2020 BOARD MEETING DATES

ARTS COUNCIL 2020 BOARD MEETING DATES

In an abundance of caution and as part of mitigation efforts in response to the COVID-19 coronavirus, Hillsborough County Arts Council is cancelling board meetings until April 13. Unless Otherwise Noted Meetings are held at the County Center, 601 E. Kennedy Boulevard, 26th Floor, Conference Room B, Tampa, FL 33602 at 12:00 Noon to 1:30 […]