Creative Youth: 15th Congressional District Competition Exhibition

Polk Museum of Art

March 14 – April 19, 2015 Awards Ceremony: Saturday, April 11, 11am Free Admission This annual exhibition features works from high school students in the 15th Congressional District. The exhibit is organized through the efforts of the Polk Museum of Art and the offices of U.S. Rep. Dennis Ross. The Congressional Award winning piece will […]





FSC Senior Thesis Exhibition Opening Reception

Exhibition of works by Florida Southern College’s senior graphic design students. Free!





15th Annual Florida Outdoor Sculpture Competition

Descending Night by Jack Howard-Potter

15th Annual Florida Outdoor Sculpture Competition (FLOSC) March 2015 – February 2016 Every year, Polk Museum of Art works with local cities to install new sculptures in downtown parks. This year, the Cities of Winter Haven, Lakeland and Sebring are participating in the Florida Outdoor Sculpture Competition. Sculptures are selected by a committee of community […]





Harrison School for the Arts Exhibition Reception

Polk Museum of Art

Reception to recognized participants in the Harrison School for the Arts Senior Exhibition. Free





Harrison School for the Arts Senior Exhibition

Senior visual art students present their graduating body of artwork from the Harrison School for the Arts. This exhibition is sponsored by Midflorida Credit Union.





Polk Museum Curator Tour

Polk Museum of Art

Curator tour of “Revivial: Paintings by Gabrielle Wu Lee” and “Her Self Portraits by Kathy Sosa.”





ArtEscapes Tour: “Monet to Matisse”

ArtEscapes Tour: “Monet to Matisse on the French Coast” features a charter bus tour to the St. Petersburg Museum of Fine Arts.





Jason Hunt Exhibit Reception

Reception to kickoff the Black History Month exhibit featuring works of Jason Hunt.





Black History Exhibit: Jason Hunt

Black History Exhibit: Jason Hunt Exhibit hours: Mon-Thur, 10am-5pm; Fri, 10am-2pm.





Rock, Paper, Scissors Opening Reception

“ROCK, PAPER, SCISSORS” FEATURES WORK OF CONTEMPORARY MIAMI ARTISTS The works of two contemporary Miami artists who immigrated to the United States and express their unique personal experiences in their art will be displayed in an exhibition at Florida Southern College. The exhibition, “Rock, Paper, Scissors,” will display the works of mixed-media artists Clara Varas […]





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