Artist Hall of Fame
The Artist Hall of Fame Award is given annually to Polk County individuals who have significantly contributed to the arts in Polk County, or enhanced Florida’s national or international reputation as a county with a strong and sustained commitment toward the development of cultural excellence.
The Polk County Artist Hall of Fame is to be a continual, sustained recognition of the cultural arts and heritage contributors of the past, present and future, recognizing the outstanding talent and benefactors from Polk County who have made a significant impact on the arts in our County generating interest in Polk County artists and enhancing our marketing efforts to promote the County as a destination for the arts. The Hall of Fame will increase awareness of the vast and diverse contributors to our Cultural Arts in Education, Quality of Life, Heritage and Philanthropy.
Click on the images or names below to learn more about each Polk Artist Hall of Famer.