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 […]





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 […]





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

The exhibit runs from January 16-February 25, 2015. Gallery hours are 9am-4pm weekdays, when school is in session. “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 […]





A Garden of Plenty by Taylor Akin

Nature-based artwork on exhibit in the Visitor’s Center.





Jayne Crews Linton Exhibit

Jayne Crews Linton: Florida Landscapes – Traditional oil and watercolor landscape paintings by local artist Jayne Crews Linton, Michael Crews Gallery.





Gooch & Miller Gallery Exhibit

Exhibit runs from January 1-22, 2015. Gallery hours are Monday-Thursday, 10am-2pm.





Polk Arts Alliance

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