Platform Kids 2016

Saturday, February 13, 2016, 5 – 8pm Oasis Community Church, 3330 Winter Lake Rd., Lakeland, 33803 Join Platform Art for their 8th annual Platform Kids event – a one-night exhibition celebrating visual art and performances produced by Polk County students in preschool – 12th grade. Admission is free! Activities on site will be hosted by […]

Mark Mitchell: Multimedia & Conceptual Pop Artist Reception

Melvin Gallery

Opening Reception: Friday, January 22, 2016 – 7 pm. An international multimedia artist specializing in the painting of conceptual pop art, Mark Mitchell draws on the power of  mass media and pop culture, repurposing contemporary icons, imagery, and techniques to create a personal artistic statement, rich in meaning and social commentary. With a career as […]

Reception: Black & White & Read All Over

Exhibition Reception open to the public from 6-8pm, Saturday, December 5. Juried competition on exhibit from December 3-20, 2015. All artworks must be black and white, including any framing. One of Ridge Art’s most popular exhibits. Gallery hours are 1-4pm during Theatre Winter Haven performance weeks and one hour prior to  Theatre Winter Haven’s performances of “Handle […]

Mixed media by artist Pat Gooden

Artworks by Patricia Gooden are on exhibit in the local artist gallery at Lake Wales Public Library from December 1-31, 2015. Hours: Mon, Tues, Thurs from 9am-6:30pm; Wed, Fri from 9am-5:30pm; Sat from 9am-3pm Patricia Gooden Artist Statement Using digital image-making technologies, I seek to create a world of people and places that seem to exist in multiple […]

ArtEscapes Tour

An art tour via luxury motorcoach to the Cornell Museum (Rollins College) in Winter Park to view the special exhibit: “Fashionable Portraits in Europe” followed by an optional lunch at Park Plaza Gardens Restaurant. After lunch, visit Orlando Museum of Art for their annual pre-holiday gala showcase: Festival of Trees – “Tis the Season”, as well as […]

Christmas Village Exhibit Opens

Experience a miniature lighted Christmas Village. On display through December 31. General daily admission to X5 is $7; discounted admission for senior citizens, military, and teachers with ID is $3.50. Children under two are free. X5 offers family memberships for $70.

Opening Reception: All-Student Exhibition

Exhibition of works by current FSC students. Exhibit runs through December 7.

@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!

Gallery Reception: Faculty Photography

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

Polk Arts Alliance

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