Paintings of the Space Age and Regenerations2 Exhibitions End December 7

Robert T. McCall, “Apollo 8 Coming Home,” oil, 3’ 3 7/8” x 4’, from the collection of the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum on display at Polk Museum of Art.

Polk Museum of Art is proud to welcome an exhibition of large-scale paintings depicting space exploration from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum. The exhibition Paintings of the Space Age will be on view through December 7. Although the National Air and Space Museum is known internationally for its impressive collection of objects and […]

LAG Meeting

The Lakeland Art Guild was formed in the 1950’s and remains a vibrant organization to this day. The Lakeland Art Guild, Inc. is a non-profit organization whose mission is: To focus on craft and visual fine arts through education, exhibitions and professional development To share skills and talents with others and To provide opportunities to […]

LAG Meeting

The Lakeland Art Guild was formed in the 1950’s and remains a vibrant organization to this day. The Lakeland Art Guild, Inc. is a non-profit organization whose mission is: To focus on craft and visual fine arts through education, exhibitions and professional development, To share skills and talents with others and To provide opportunities to […]

The 64th Annual Fine Arts Exhibition

Ridge Art Association Gallery hours are 12:30-4pm, Monday-Friday during show weeks and one hour prior to Theatre Winter Haven performances. Reception is 6-8:30pm, Saturday, January 11.

Spring Art Classes Start January 27 at PMoA

Polk Museum of Art

Spring Art Classes give students the opportunity to associate with others with like interests and learn new skills in a laid-back atmosphere. Polk Museum of Art offers classes and instruction for all ages and experience. For the highest level of learning, all Museum instructors are certified art teachers and/or art professionals. Starting on January 27. Learn […]

Beginning Watercolors with Instructor Cathy Futral

Bok Tower Carillon

Learn wash, wet-in-wet, and dry brush watercolor techniques, color mixing and layering. Students will make landscape and floral studies and have a chance to paint en plein air in the garden. Breakfast, lunch and supplies provided. $85 per person. Reservations required.

Children’s Museum Serves as Venue for Chagall for Children Traveling Exhibit

Chagall for Children

Explorations V Children’s Museum, located at 109 North Kentucky Avenue in downtown Lakeland serves as a venue for the world class Chagall for Children traveling exhibit. The Chagall for Children exhibit is having its soft opening now, with the grand opening during the 33rd Annual Children’s Festival on April 12.  The interactive exhibit runs through […]

Lakeland Art Guild Members Meeting

Lakeland Art Guild

Remembering Florsheim

Richard Florsheim, "Paris (aka La Seine à Paris)," 1963, color lithograph. Polk Museum of Art Permanent Collection, Gift of the Richard Florsheim Art Fund.

On exhibit through October 12 in the Perkins Gallery at Polk Museum of Art. Richard Florsheim (1916-1979) was a prominent American printmaker, painter, sculptor, educator and writer. He graduated from the University of Chicago before studying art at the Museum of Modern Art and the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. He completed his […]

Lakeland Art Guild Members Meeting

Lakeland Art Guild

Polk Arts Alliance

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