Together, we are Pinellas County arts.

Creative Pinellas is the county’s non-profit local arts agency, formed in 2011 with a mission to promote, develop, and sustain Pinellas County's creative communities. We achieve that mission by building connections between organizations, artists, and resources that support growth. Visit the pages below to learn more.


Through our ARTICULATE website and social media, Creative Pinellas works to share your stories with regional and national audiences.

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Scouring the web and expanding our network to bring Pinellas artists information on grants, professional opportunities, and open calls.

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Creative Pinellas provides grassroots support for arts projects with micro-grants, networking events, and other programs.

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New Arts Proposal Emerging

Pinellas County, FL – Following a series of public input sessions, advisory group meetings, and dedicated research, a new proposal for increased countywide arts funding is emerging.  Creative Pinellas executive director, Mitzi Gordon, will present the plan during a public meeting of the Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners on Tuesday, May 12. Commissioners are […]

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County Arts Funding Initiative 2015

At the county arts workshop held on Oct. 14, 2014, the Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners voted unanimously to have Creative Pinellas develop a plan for potential increased arts funding from the county for fiscal year 2016. We are excited to guide this proposal and encourage you to share your ideas and comments. Our first step […]

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Looking Ahead at 2015

Creative Pinellas is looking ahead at 2015 … and we like what we see! In the coming year, we are honored to have the opportunity to guide a proposal for increased arts funding from Pinellas County for fiscal year 2016. The first step will be a series of five public meetings held in early 2015, accessible to residents […]

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