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Professional Artist Grant 23

Applications are now being accepted for the Professional Artist Grant. Each year, Creative Pinellas recognizes up to 10 Pinellas County artists who have excelled in their artistic practice through our professional artist grant program. … Read More

Pinellas Recovers – 2022 Arts and Cultural Organizations Mini Grants

Pinellas Recovers Mini Grants for Pinellas Arts Organizations Creative Pinellas offers Pinellas Recovers mini-grants to arts organizations with operating budgets of $175,000 or less, that serve Pinellas County. The grants… Read More

Arts Coast Studios Arts Access Documentation Grant

What is an Arts Access Documentation grant? Arts Coast Studios aims to support Pinellas County artists and arts organizations seeking to document work on video for archival purposes, future funding… Read More

Arts Coast Studios for Arts Organizations 2022 Fall

What is Arts Coast Studios for Arts or Cultural Organizations? The opportunity to share your video content on Arts Coast Studios that is also available on your organizations websites and… Read More

Arts Coast Studios Distribution 2022 Fall

What is Arts Coast Studios Distribution? The opportunity to share your video content on Arts Coast Studios that is also available on other websites, streaming services and/or portals. What you… Read More

Arts Coast Studios Premiere 2022 Fall

What is an Arts Coast Studios Premiere? Content that may have been presented at Film Festivals, digital film festivals or in person events, but has not been released via streaming services… Read More


Events for Artists


Grants in Motion

Creative Pinellas Mentorship Program 2023

Artist Credit in Image (L-R): Heather Rippert, Sketzii, and Teresa Mandala Call to Mentors for the 2023 Emerging Artist Grants Program Creative Pinellas is looking for professional artists in all… Read More

Lealman Mural Projects on Haines Road

Lealman Mural Projects on Haines Road Creative Pinellas is excited to announce the Lealman Mural Projects on Haines Road Announcing the Awarded Artists: OVERVIEW:  The Lealman Mural Project is a… Read More

Lealman Mural Project at Lealman Innovation Academy

CALL TO ARTIST for Lealman Mural Project at Lealman Innovation Academy We are looking for artists interested in a collaboration with middle/high school age students and their art teachers in… Read More

CO.STARTERS 2022 Cohort #16

Creative Entrepreneurs Transform a Passion to a Sustainable Business With STEAM powered by CO.STARTERS Cohort #16, a Ten-Week Program! Creative Pinellas has teamed up again with the Tampa Bay Innovation Center to… Read More

Emerging Artist Grant 23

Creative Pinellas is excited to announce the Emerging Artist Grantees of 2023!… Read More

PIE Gate 12 Mural Project: Airside Curved Walls

APPLY TODAY! The PIE Gate 12 Mural Project is a partnership between Creative Pinellas and St Pete-Clearwater International Airport (PIE), with a goal of having a Pinellas County Artist create a welcoming art experience for visitors as they arrive on the ramp outside at the Gate 12 area at St Pete-Clearwater International Airport (PIE)…. Read More

PIE Gate 12 Mural Project: Exterior Wall

APPLY TODAY! – The PIE Gate 12 Mural Project is a partnership between Creative Pinellas and St Pete-Clearwater International Airport (PIE), with a goal of having a Pinellas County Artist create a welcoming art experience for visitors as they arrive on the ramp outside at the Gate 12 area at St Pete-Clearwater International Airport (PIE)…. Read More

Creative Pinellas Artist Laureate 22

Meet Jake-Ann Jones Jake-Ann Jones, the 2022 Creative Pinellas Artist Laurette is a playwright, journalist, visual artist, poet and social justice activist. Her credits include Portrait of the Artist as… Read More

Pinellas Recovers – 2022 Individual Artist Grant

Creative Pinellas proudly congratulates the individual artist grant recipients. Congratulations to our Pinellas Recovers Individual Artist grant recipients! Thirteen Pinellas County artists were selected after thorough review by a panel… Read More

Pinellas Recovers – 2022 Arts and Cultural Organization Grant

Congratulations to our Pinellas Recovers Arts & Cultural Organization grant recipients! 20 organizations were carefully reviewed and selected by a panel made up of arts organization leaders and grant makers… Read More


Partnerships at Work

Lealman Mural Projects on Haines Road

Lealman Mural Projects on Haines Road Creative Pinellas is excited to announce the Lealman Mural Projects on Haines Road Announcing the Awarded Artists: OVERVIEW:  The Lealman Mural Project is a… Read More

Lealman Mural Project at Lealman Innovation Academy

CALL TO ARTIST for Lealman Mural Project at Lealman Innovation Academy We are looking for artists interested in a collaboration with middle/high school age students and their art teachers in… Read More

CO.STARTERS 2022 Cohort #16

Creative Entrepreneurs Transform a Passion to a Sustainable Business With STEAM powered by CO.STARTERS Cohort #16, a Ten-Week Program! Creative Pinellas has teamed up again with the Tampa Bay Innovation Center to… Read More

CO.STARTERS 2022 Cohort #15

Creative Entrepreneurs Transform a Passion to a Sustainable Business With STEAM powered by CO.STARTERS Cohort #15, a Ten-Week Program! Creative Pinellas has teamed up again with the Tampa Bay Innovation… Read More

Lealman Mural Project Neri Park

I SPY A……… Finished Mural by Cory Robinson! Welcome to Neri Park, indeed! The visitors can now enjoy this joyous, colorful and playful mural that greets them along park path…. Read More

CO.STARTERS 2022 Cohort #14

Creative Entrepreneurs Transform a Passion to a Sustainable Business With the CO.STARTERS Ten-Week Program! Creative Pinellas has teamed up again with the Tampa Bay Innovation Center to bring CO.STARTERS Cohort #14 to Creative Entrepreneurs… Read More


Past Grant Cohorts

Arts Coast Studios for Arts Organizations 2022 Summer

What is Arts Coast Studios for Arts or Cultural Organizations? The opportunity to share your video content on Arts Coast Studios that is also available on your organizations websites and… Read More

Arts Coast Studios Distribution 2022 Summer

What is an Arts Coast Studios Distribution? Content that may have been presented at Film Festivals, digital film festivals or in person events, but has not been released via streaming services or video viewing website…. Read More

Arts Coast Studios Premiere 2022 Summer

What is an Arts Coast Studios Premiere? Content that may have been presented at Film Festivals, digital film festivals or in person events, but has not been released via streaming services or video viewing website…. Read More

ArtWorks : Public Art Project with Elementary Students

Come check out this “School of Fish” for yourself! On Belcher Road, just north of Alderman Road in Palm Harbor!   SUTHERLAND ELEMENTARY STUDENT AND FAMILY WORK DAYS: ( just… Read More

summer camp grant

Summer Camp Grant 2022

Simple Steps to Getting a Grant 1 – Be Eligible Read the eligibility requirements below and discover if you or your child is eligible. 2 – Pick a Qualified Arts… Read More

Lealman Mural Project Neri Park

I SPY A……… Finished Mural by Cory Robinson! Welcome to Neri Park, indeed! The visitors can now enjoy this joyous, colorful and playful mural that greets them along park path…. Read More

Professional Artist Grant 22

Congratulations to our 2022 Professional Artist Grantees and Artist Laureate! Each year, Creative Pinellas recognizes up to 10 Pinellas County artists who have excelled in their artistic practice through our professional artist grant program. Courtney Elvira, Sarah Emery, Roxanne Fay, Jason Hackenwerth, Shannon Halvorsen, Tamia Iman Kennedy, Eileen Marquez, Rachel Stewart, Frederick Woods, and Artist Laureate Jake-Ann Jones…. Read More

Funding Available for Video Content

From interviews to performances to original productions, content creators can license their artistic videos with Creative Pinellas . . . Our mission is to create a curated experience that will… Read More

Emerging Artist Grant 22

Creative Pinellas proudly congratulates this year’s group of award-winning grantees! Dorian Angello, Adam & Kayte Bush, Jon Ditty, Alex Kaufman, Teresa Mandala, Rachel Ratcliff, Heather Rippert, Ashley Rivers, Ketsy Ruiz,… Read More

Creative Pinellas Artist Laureate 21

Meet Helen French The Artist Laureate role is to partner and collaborate with Creative Pinellas in advancing the arts community in Pinellas County and to act as a bridge between… Read More

Emerging Artist Grant 21

Emerging Artist Grants are designed to assist artists early in their career with the tools to make the leap to their next step as professional artists. Each year Creative Pinellas… Read More

Professional Artist Grant 21

Meet the 2021 Creative Pinellas Professional Artist Grantees during a live stream conversation. Get inspired by some of the most talented artists here in Pinellas County as they share their… Read More

Creative Pinellas Artist Laureate 20

Meet Carol Mickett and Robert Stackhouse… Read More

Creative Pinellas Artist Laureate 19

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