"Art Washes From The Soul The Dust of Everyday Life."

Pablo Picasso

Our Mission

The Commission advises the Mayor, City Council and any bureau or department of the City in matters concerning the fine arts; maintain and further the fine arts in Bethlehem; expert leadership in the field of fine arts (as defined by the Commission) by informing the community of cultural groups and organizations active in Bethlehem and of cultural events taking place in Bethlehem;

Rotunda Gallery Shows

JANUARY 26 – February 24, 2016
Rotunda Show
January 26 to February 24, 2016
Artists Reception: Sunday, February 7 from 2-4 PM
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Downtown Bethlehem Fine Art and Craft Show 2016

The 51st Annual Juried Downtown Bethlehem Fine Art & Craft Show will take place Mother’s Day weekend, May 7th and 8th, 2016. Main Street will be filled with over 80 fine artists and craft artisans displaying and selling their art. Street music, an artist-in-residence, a raffle with chance to win a piece of fine art, and a children’s art area will add to the festivities. As always, there is no admission charge! Please join us on Saturday May 7th from 10 – 5 or Sunday May 8th from 11 – 5. In addition to this diverse
art show, Bethlehem offers great restaurants, shops, hotels and a rich history. It’s a perfect opportunity for the whole family to enjoy a wonderful day in historic downtown Bethlehem! Click here for registration information

Multi Media Bar

3rd Biennial Portrait Show

Press ReleaseBethlehem Fine Arts CommissionPO Box 1851Bethlehem, PA  18016bfac-lv.org...

2014 Tribute to the Arts Award Winners

  Dr. Neil Wetzel Dr. Neil Wetzel is Associate Professor of Music and Hurd Chair for Art...

Canals and Waterways of Bethlehem Paint Out

  1st Place: Steve Russell – “Monocacy Park” Oil 2nd Place: Sheila...

49th Annual Fine Art and Craft Show

49th Annual Bethlehem Fine Art and Craft Show NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For May...

First Greenway Sculpture and Plantings

Mayor dedicates first sculpture and plantings on South Bethlehem Greenway Bethlehem, Pa....