To advocate for cultural and arts organizations and artists by promoting participation in arts and cultural activities.Based in and serving Bridgeport residents, visitors, cultural institutions and their audiences, area artists, and other creative people and businesses, the Bridgeport Arts and Cultural Council was founded in 2010 to market Bridgeport and its wealth of Art and Culture to residents and visitors. We are a Welcome Center with visitor information at Bridgeport's Historic Arcade. Encouragement for neighborhood arts and heritage groups.
Exhibition opportunities and promotion for area artist and artisans.
Advocacy for key cultural policies affecting Bridgeport.
Key partners include:
- City of Bridgeport
- Cultural Alliance of Fairfield County
- Connecticut Commission on Culture and Tourism
- Downtown Special Services District
- Bridgeport Chamber of Commerce