Art-i-facts Spring 2017 (Mar-Apr)

Enjoy the on-screen edition of the March-April (Spring) 2017 edition of Art-i-facts magazine by clicking on the “Click to Read” text below.




Christmas at Bok Tower Gardens

Christmas at Bok Tower Gardens is November 27 – January 3. Bok Tower Gardens is open 365 days a year from 9am-5pm. Christmas Combo Admission includes: Admission to Bok Tower Gardens Admission to the Holiday Home Tour at Pinewood Estate Poinsettia displays, carillon concerts, winter walking tours, and more! $20 adults / $9 children (5-12) / $7 members […]




Florida Citrus Celebration

Bok Tower Gardens partners with the Florida Citrus Hall of Fame to present an inside look into Florida’s citrus industry through a variety of fun, free programs. Special tours, films and activities take place throughout the Nov. 7-8 weekend, and everything is included with regular Gardens admission. Rates are $12 for adults and $3 for […]




Exhibition Reception for “Destinations in Painting” and “Moon Museum”

Exhibition reception for Destinations in Painting: The Kasten Collection and Moon Museum. The lecture begins at 6 pm, followed by hors d’oeuvres and cash bar.




15th Annual Florida Outdoor Sculpture Competition (FLOSC)

Descending Night by Jack Howard-Potter

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 members and Museum staff for the Florida […]




Spring Open All-Media Juried Art Exhibition

Lakeland Art Guild

Extended through Labor Day.




Learning to Be Me: K-2nd Grade Students Exhibition






Aviation Exhibition

May 19, 2015 through April 18, 2016 during regular operating hours at the Winter Haven Municipal Airport.




Dual Abstraction

Polk Museum of Art

April 18 – July 18, 2015 Murray & Ledger Galleries at Polk Museum of Art Tinia Clark (Winter Haven) and Gregory Jones (Lakeland) are award-winning artists whose works have earned them a local following. Clark, a native Floridian, initially studied under local noted artist Elizabeth Clement, but soon discovered her own expressive style. Jones, a […]




Bok Tower Gardens Call to Artists

Dear Artists, Bok Tower Gardens is currently seeking artists to exhibit in the Visitor Center for the next two years.  Previously, you requested information and/or were selected based on your materials to be a possible artist for our exhibits.  Please review the following information and let us know if you’re interested.  Thank you! Art in […]




Polk Arts Alliance

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