Small Town Charm

Exhibit runs from October 22, 2015 through September 20, 2016 at Lake Alfred City Hall.

Cornucopia Art Show

A Bartow Art Guild Members Only Exhibition at the Bartow Public Library. On exhibit October 20 through December 3, 2015. Every year, in October/November, the Bartow Art Guild hosts a members only exhibit. Each member may enter one or two pieces in any medium. All pieces are accepted into the show. The pieces are judged […]

Mixed Media Artist Amanda Sheahan

Local artists are featured in a gallery at the Lake Wales Public Library. On exhibit in November are artworks by mixed media artist. Library hours are: Monday, Tuesday & Thursday from 9am-6:30pm Wednesday & Friday from 9am-5:30pm Saturday from 9am-3pm

Gardens & Groves by Blair Updike

On exhibit in the Visitor’s Center at Bok Tower Gardens from 9am-5pm, October 16, 2015 through January 14, 2016. Updike shares her love of blue skies, gardens and groves, twisted trees, and the way light plays across the meadows and bays. Year-long Admission Annual Membership Starting at $45  Purchasing an annual membership to Bok Tower Gardens […]

Artist Reception

November 5th meet-the-artist reception for “Garden & Groves,” oil paintings by local artist Blair Updike, on exhibit in the Visitor’s Center from October 16, 2015 through January 14, 2016. Meet the artist, Blair Updike, and share her love of blue skies, gardens and groves, twisted trees, and the way light plays across meadows and bays. […]

Curator Tour of “An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy.”

Enjoy a special tour of the exhibition An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. The tour will be led by Adam Justice, PMoA’s curator of art.

“Androids”

November 7, 2015 – January 24, 2016 Murray & Ledger Galleries Through the evolution of the mobile device, fine art photography has undergone a reformation. Whereas the digital camera shifted photography from a time-intensive chemical process to a more immediate electronic art form, the contemporary touchscreen mobile device has concentrated it further to be more […]

Artful Bowl

Platform Art’s members and sponsors host the 2015 Artful Bowl on Saturday, November 7th at the architecturally-stunning home of Sandra and Sam Sheets. Festivities begin at 7:30. As they arrive, guests select their own “artful” bowl created in clay by Randy Glotfelty or in wood from the Woodturners of Polk County. Hor d’oeuvres and libations […]

Gallery Reception: Faculty Photography

@Identity Art Gallery Reception

The @Identity Art Gallery Reception is on opening night of Harrison’s production of the musical “Fiddler on the Roof.” The Gallery reception is FREE, but don’t forget to get your tickets early for the “Fiddler on the Roof” performance by clicking HERE!

Polk Arts Alliance

PO Box 727 Bartow, FL 33831-0727 director@polkarts.org (863) 804-0494