Reflections

This amazing exhibition features many of our usual artists and some new as we explore this new concept. This unique juried competition invites all artists to present work they have created in all mediums to represent their view of “Reflections.” The first two weeks will be just wonderful art and the last week, the Council […]

Reflections Exhibition Awards Reception

Approximately $1,800 in awards will be presented at the Awards Reception on Saturday, April 12 from 6:30-8pm. Reception admission is free and open to the public. This amazing exhibition features many of our usual artists and some new as we explore this new concept. This unique juried competition invites all artists to present work they […]

Curator Tour of “Site Specifics”

A lunch time tour  with curator, Adam Justice of the “Site Specifics” exhibition of Dan Gunderson (“Kaleidoscopic”) and Barbara Sorenson (“Echoes”).

Family Fun Workshop Outreach: Monoprints

Polk Museum of Art presents its Family Fun Workshop “Monoprints” at the Lake Wales Public Library.

Easter Sunrise Service

Easter Sunrise Service, Scott Banks, 2010

Full choir, brass ensemble, live carillon performances and Easter message. Service is from 7-8am. Admission is free from 6-8am. A buffet breakfast will be served in the Blue Palmetto Café following, for an additional fee.

Author/Illustrator Event with Fred Koehler

How to Cheer Up Dad. Book launch with author/illustrator Fred Koehler.

The 10:30am class is full. An additional class will be offered at 9:30am. Space is limited and reservation is required. To register, email MBelcher@PolkMuseumofArt.org or call 863-688-5423. Join author/illustrator Fred Koehler for a morning of creative fun. Kids ages 6 to 99 will enjoy Fred’s hands-on morning workshop of how to create a picture book, […]

Central Park Stroll

This annual event is a celebration of the Florida Outdoor Sculpture Competition, now in its 14th year. Sculptures selected in the FLOSC are displayed for 11 months in the Central Park area of downtown Winter Haven. The event includes free children’s art activities and live music. Winners will be announced at the event, and participants will […]

Claudio Duran Exhibition Opening Reception

The Loft Art Gallery, upstairs in Paint Along Studios, Lakeland.

“Creative Youth: 15th Congressional District Competition” student exhibition reception

Polk Museum of Art

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 travel to Washington, D.C., to be displayed for one year in the U.S. Capitol […]

Pops by the Lake

Imperial Symphony Orchestra “pops” concert at the Lake Mirror Amphitheatre on the Frances Langford Promenade.

Polk Arts Alliance

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