2019 SHINE Mural Festival - Artists: Drew Merritt

For many years, St. Petersburg has been establishing itself as a leader in the Arts. The city is home to a wide range of visual and performing artists, as well as a plethora of studios, galleries, arts organizations, performance venues, and more. It is our mission and hope to create outlets and opportunities for all who wish to engage in the arts. Below are several ways you can FIND ARTS is St. Petersburg.

St Pete Arts and Culture DirectorySt. Petersburg has one of the best arts and cultural scenes of any mid-sized city in the United States. The St. Petersburg Arts Alliance has developed an extensive Arts and Culture Directory where you can find Artists, Galleries, Performers, Studios, Venues, and much more. 

We have produced this Studio, Gallery, Museum & Theater Guide to help you find Local Art and Creative Business throughout St. Petersburg's seven arts districts. You can find these Free Guides at many businesses around town.



Museums of St. PeteExplore St. Petersburg's nine museums with the St. Petersburg Arts Alliance's "A City of Museums" Video Series! 

The St. Petersburg Arts Alliance (SPAA) partnered with museum leaders to provide an overview of the St. Pete Museum Experience to brand St. Petersburg as a city of museums!  Nine museums participated in this project and include great depth and diversity in the experiences they offer to our community and to visitors. From Glass to Native American, from Fine Art to Children's...options for every interest and more. There is a compilation video that showcases all nine museums and then a video for each museum separately.

Curate St. Pete | Gallery Tours are presented to highlight the many art galleries, studios and talented artists we have in St. Petersburg. We hope you enjoy this virtual gallery and studio tour, and that you will also plan to visit them in person.


Curate St. Pete | St. Pete Performs is designed to celebrate theatre, dance, music, and more in St. Petersburg



Art connects us, heals, and shifts the way we perceive our world. Art reveals the beauty of life, which is especially important when we experience depression, anxiety, loneliness and stress. “Murals in Mind” is a new program from the St. Pete Arts Alliance (SPAA) that brings our community of artists together to support and uplift wellness for all, because ART HEALS.

The St. Petersburg Arts Alliance is excited to announce a new community partnership with ARTS AXIS FLORIDA to help amplify the arts and cultural community throughout the West Central Florida market and beyond. This arts hub was born from the circumstances of the pandemic and the mission is to provide access to all forms of art anytime, anywhere. one up.