As the lead agency on the arts in southeastern North Carolina, the Arts Council of Wilmington supports artists and arts organization through innovative public/private partnerships which support jobs, stimulate commerce, and showcase the region as an arts destination. Arts Council programs include Fourth Friday Gallery Nights, the Pedestrian Art public sculpture series, ACES Gallery in downtown Wilmington and the Arts Council Gallery at Wilmington International Airport. Other services include: Providing information and referral to business & industry, residents & visitors; Marketing the arts through weekly newsletters and daily content on social media; Granting $65,000+ to local artists and arts organizations each year.
Take a self-guided tour of Wilmington's vibrant arts scene with location-specific audio of arts venues and Pedestrian Art public sculpture installations. The app is free and doesn't require a download: www.artswilmington.oncell.com.