Holiday Village Exhibit Opens

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In addition, as part of Polk County Family Day, donations are being accepted of personal hygeine items to benefit the homeless. Please call 863-687-3869 to find out what items can be donated for free admission with each person donation.





Coffee with Faculty Artists

Polk Museum of Art

The faculty artists who are featured in Working Title: A Faculty Exhibition will be available to discuss their work at “Coffee with the Artists,” an informal event beginning at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, November 8, upstairs at the Museum. The public is invited. Admission to the event and the Museum is free. The exhibition runs September […]





Opening Reception: Gary Baker Gallery Exhibit

Baker worked as an art professor at Polk State for 37 years, a tenure that was celebrated on numerous occasions prior to his retirement in December 2013. He passed away suddenly in early January 2014. The exhibit runs from November 3 – December 4 with an opening reception on November 6 at 5:30pm. Admission into […]





Gary Baker Gallery Exhibit

Baker worked as an art professor at Polk State for 37 years, a tenure that was celebrated on numerous occasions prior to his retirement in December 2013. He passed away suddenly in early January 2014. The exhibit runs from November 3 – December 4 with an opening reception on November 6 at 5:30pm. Admission into […]





100 Years of Agriculture

Ridge Art Association and City of Lake Alfred present an exhibit at Lake Alfred City Hall from through September 30, 2015. The exhibit if free to visit and open to the public during business hours.





Sticks & Bricks

Ridge Art Association and City of Winter Haven collaborative exhibit at Winter Haven City Hall. The exhibit includes photographs, sculptures, Lego creations, paintings and more and is open to the public during City Hall operating hours through July 10, 2015. The 60 artworks on display in this exhibit are all for sale by the artists. If you are […]





Working Title: A Faculty Exhibition

Polk Museum of Art presents works by the accomplished arts faculty at two Polk County Colleges: Florida Southern College and Polk State College. Artists will include Pavel Amromin, Sarah Brewington Baulac, Eric Blackmore, Beth Ford, Patricia Lamb, Vicki Lowe, Joe Mitchell, Bill Otremsky, Sam Romero, Holly Scoggins, Kelly Sturhahn, and David Woods. The exhibition runs September […]





Future Retro: Polk Museum Celebrates the Great Age of the American Automobile

Elia Russinoff, "Design Proposal: Two Door Sports Car," 1953.

September 20 – December 6, 2014 Polk Museum of Art this fall will open “Future Retro: Drawings from the Great Age of the American Automobile,” an exhibition that comprises more than 100 drawings from the collection of Frederick A. Sharf. The exhibition, which is on loan to PMoA from the Museum of Fine Arts in […]





Opening Reception: A Demonstration of Contemporary Art in New York

Melvin Gallery

Exhibition featuring the art of Jennifer Viola and Daniel Derwelis. Exhibit runs from September 19 – October 31 FSC is pleased to present the works of two New York contemporary artists—Jennifer Viola and Daniel Derwelis. This exhibition of varied artwork will include large oil paintings and watercolor studies by Daniel Derwelis that demonstrate a blend of […]





Exhibition Reception for “Future Retro”

Elia Russinoff, "Design Proposal: Two Door Sports Car," 1953.

Polk Museum of Art’s exhibition for “Future Retro: Drawings from the Great Age of the American Automobile” will be celebrated on September 19 from 6-8:30pm. The reception includes a lecture followed by a reception with light hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar. Museum members may attend the reception for free; guests are $10. “Future Retro: Drawings from the […]





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