Fall Show: Art is a Technique of Communication

Lakeland Art Guild open juried art show at The Lakeland Center. The reception is on October 5 at 6:30pm.





Art Is a Technique of Communication

On exhibit from October 1, 2016 through January 10, 2017 in the main lobby of The Lakeland Center.





Exhibition Member Reception: Josephine Sacabo

Member reception for the “Lessons from the Shadows” exhibit that runs from September 24-December 3. Hear New Orleans photographer Josephine Sacabo speak about her artwork in the exhibition, Lessons from the Shadows. This exhibit focuses on two of Sacabo’s photography portfolios: Juana and the Structures of Reverie and Óyeme Con Los Ojos. Cash bar and light hors […]





Faculty-Student Showcase

Variety show benefiting Harrison Department scholarships.





RAW TV

Recording/Performances are at 7pm and 9pm.  





Fall Art Classes Begin at PMoA

Polk Museum of Art

All classes are taught by certified art teachers and/or art professionals. Dates and prices vary. REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Sunday, September 18, 2016





The Purple Xperience

Celebrate the unique and talented life and music of Prince with this special tribute concert. The Purple Xperience, a five-piece tribute band hailing from Minneapolis, brings the memories of Prince and The Revolution to audiences of all generations. Led by Matt Fink (aka Doctor Fink), a member of Prince and The Revolution from 1978 to […]





Lessons from the Shadows

New Orleans photographer Josephine Sacabo employs an array of photographic techniques to produce dream-like images that often illustrate historical and cultural narratives. Polk Museum of Art, Lakeland. The Museum is open Tuesday through Saturday 10am to 5pm, Sunday 1pm to 5pm. The Museum is closed on major holidays and on Sundays from June 1 through Labor Day.





Opening Reception: An Homage to Architecture

AN HOMAGE TO ARCHITECTURE: Richard Haas, Master of Trompe l’oeil The exhibit runs from September 23 through November 4, 2016 Opening Reception: Friday, September 23 – 7:00 p.m. Gallery Hours: M-F, 9am-4pm when school is in session. Melvin Art Gallery Through the master strokes of Richard Haas, architecture and painting merge as one. Lauded as […]





Unpland Improv

Two performances: 7pm and 9pm.





Polk Arts Alliance

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