“Focal Point” Art Exhibit & Reception


Free art exhibition and reception featuring student photography pieces.

Harrison School for the Arts Exhibition Reception

Polk Museum of Art

Reception to recognized participants in the Harrison School for the Arts Senior Exhibition. Free

Jason Hunt Exhibit Reception

Reception to kickoff the Black History Month exhibit featuring works of Jason Hunt.

Tea & Symphony

Sip a cup of tea, enjoy a glass of wine and mingle at this music enrichment programs given the Tuesday before each Masterworks performance. Learn about the life, times and music of each concert’s featured composers and guest artists at our lecture series facilitated by Artistic Director and Conductor Mark Thielen.

Grand Opening: Turtle Travels

Explorations V

Grand opening of a new exhibit for children.

Sister Cities Art Exhibit Reception

Visual art exhibit featuring student work from around the county and world.

Rock, Paper, Scissors Opening Reception

“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 at Florida Southern College. The exhibition, “Rock, Paper, Scissors,” will display the works of mixed-media artists Clara Varas […]

Exhibition Reception: “Revival” & “Her Self”

Chile Lillies - Kathy Sosa

Polk Museum of Art is now showing two exhibitions by contemporary female painters whose colorful works were influenced by specific cultures. Both will be on view through March 14. The late Chinese-American artist Gabrielle Wu Lee described her paintings as works of “dynamic expressionism.” Her works beautifully meld Eastern traditions and modern Western aesthetics into […]

Inspirations: Local Perspectives

SEU Communications

Photography exhibit and reception.

Opening Reception: Gary Baker Gallery Exhibit

Baker worked as an art professor at Polk State for 37 years, a tenure that was celebrated on numerous occasions prior to his retirement in December 2013. He passed away suddenly in early January 2014. The exhibit runs from November 3 – December 4 with an opening reception on November 6 at 5:30pm. Admission into […]

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