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Creative Capital Webinars for Creatives

WEBINAR: Effective Negotiation for Artists  As an artist, it’s important to be able to negotiate and ask for what you deserve. Kirby Tepperpulls from his experience working in the entertainment industry to help artists become great negotiators. Learn strategies that

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July Networking, Carrollwood Cultural Center

Please join the Arts Council at Carrollwood Cultural Center (CCC) in north Tampa for our July social and professional networking meetup on Tues., July 18, 6:30 pm.  If you are in the arts, this is a great opportunity to meet other artists,

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Arts Mean Business! $433 MILLION to Be Exact

Image: Chris Spires, Gasparilla Music Festival

The arts mean BUSINESS in Hillsborough County! A new economic impact study released today by the Americans for the Arts shows that Hillsborough County’s nonprofit arts and cultural organizations and their audiences generate $433 MILLION in annual economic activity.  Arts

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‘Art of the Brick’ Comes to Tampa

Former NYC corporate lawyer Nathan Sawaya has created more than 100 works from LEGO bricks which are featured in this summer’s family event from the Vinik Foundation.

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Femme Visuale Profile: Rebecca Sexton Larson

Rebecca Sexton Larson, Curiouser and Curiouser, 'Hereafter' series, 2014

When words fail us, visual storytelling permits an open dialogue between the narrator, the audience and the work itself. With an interest in stories from the past and historical photographical processes, it’s no wonder that Rebecca Sexton Larson has been working as the chief curator at the Art & History Museums in Maitland for the past five years. Catching up with the artist just as she transitions to her new position with the Arts Council …

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Skyway Exhibition Opens June 24 at Three Area Museums

Skyway, A Contemporary Collaboration

Skyway: A Contemporary Collaboration exhibition featuring 57 Tampa Bay artists will simultaneously open June 24 at the Tampa Museum of Art, Sarasota’s Ringling Museum and the Museum of Fine Art in St. Pete. It is a first-of-its-kind collaboration between the …

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Job: Marketing, Communications Director at Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe

WEstcoast Black Theatre Troupe

Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe seeks a fulltime marketing director to handle and oversee all facets of the organization’s marketing and public relations efforts, to support ticket sales, assist in donor cultivation and satisfaction, and maintain positive relations with the media.

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On Air – With WURK Community Radio

Residents of East and West Tampa can now tune into WURK 96.3 – a new, mid-frequency, nonprofit community radio station. Broadcasting for the first time last month WURK airs a diverse format of programs created by people in the community. The

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NEA Art Works Grants Open for Application

Grant Opportunity

The guiding principle of “Art Works” is at the center of the NEA. “Art Works” refers to three things: the works of art themselves, the ways art works on audiences, and the fact that art is work for the artists

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City of Dunedin – Give Me Shelter Public Art Project

DEADLINE: 2:00 pm Friday, June 30, 2017 Please contact Chuck Ankney at cankney@dunedinfl.net for a complete copy of the RFQ document. The project is part of an existing PSTA bus shelter (#5235), located at 603 Main Street. The shelter is

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Seeking Executive Director for Opening Nights Performing Arts

Job Notices, Arts Council of Hillsborough County

The Executive Director, Opening Nights Performing Arts (ONPA) series at Florida State University directs all aspects of the organization by administering and implementing strategies that advance the organization through the presentation of world-class programming, dissemination of educational opportunities in the arts,

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Dali Museum Seeks Gallery Experience Assistant

Job Notices, Arts Council of Hillsborough County

The Salvador Dali Museum in downtown St. Petersburg is seeking a part-time Gallery Experience Assistant, approximately 24 hours weekly.

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Caroll Vick Appointed to the FAAE Board

Caroll Vick

Congratulations to our own Director of Education Caroll Vick on her appointment to the Florida Alliance for Arts Education Board, a state-wide nonprofit organization of partners and coalitions working to promote arts in education. Since 1981, Florida Alliance for Arts Education (FAAE)

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Florida Orchestra Adds 3rd Harry Potter in Concert

Harry Potter, Florida Orchestra

Faster than a Golden Snitch in Quidditch tournament, tickets to The Florida Orchestra’s Harry Potter concerts have been flying out of the Straz box office. The opportunity to watch the highly popular “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” movie with

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Four Area Museums Offer Free Admission to Military Families

Blue Star Museums program

More than 2,000 museums nationwide will offer free admission to active military personnel and their families beginning on Memorial Day, May 30 through Labor Day, September 5  as part of the Blue Star Museums program. Museums participating locally include the

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