Transcendence

Showcases art created by high school students within the Polk County school district.

LAG May Plein Air

Open to anyone interested in on location painting in the wonderous outdoors. The May location is on Circle B Bar Reserve, Lakeland. Meet at the entrance to the Discovery Center. For more information contact waynechunat@gmail.com.  

MIDFLORIDA Mayfaire by-the-Lake

Mother’s Day Weekend (May 13 & 14)

Opening Reception: Spring Exhibition

Lakeland Art Guild juried show hosted by the Florida Southern College Department of Art and Art History for over 30 years. Exhibit opens May 12 and runs through June 9. Open 9am-4:30pm, weekdays.

Annual Lakeland Art Guild Spring Exhibition

ANNUAL LAKELAND ART GUILD SPRING EXHIBITION May 12 through June 9, 2017 Opening Reception: Friday, May 12, 2017 – 6:00 p.m. Melvin Art Gallery In support of – and collaboration with – the Lakeland Art Guild, the Florida Southern College Department of Art and Art History has hosted the Annual Spring Exhibition for over thirty […]

The Divine Command

Features the artwork of Clarence Tibado.

Lakeland Art Guild Member Show

Spring juried art show. Located in the main lobby at The Lakeland Center. Special Award Winners:  Jane Bryant – “The Savannah” – Oil George Lang – “Window Shopping”- Digitally Enhanced Photography Christopher Roll – “Balance” – Mixed Media Honorable Mentions: Larry Hamilton – “Abstract Blues” – Watercolor Barbara Moore Canning – “Mesa Majesty” – Silk […]

Polar Bears on Vacation: The Art of Barbara Stone

Barbara Stone has exclusively used the image of polar bears as a personal symbol in her artwork since 1979. Her research has taken her to Canada’s Northwest Territories, the Yukon and Alaska to study the yearly migration of polar bears. A self-taught artist, she has developed a unique style of incorporating colored pencil with watercolor […]

LAG Spring Exhibition

Lakeland Art Guild juried show hosted by the Florida Southern College Department of Art and Art History for over 30 years. Exhibit runs through June 9. Open 9am-4:30pm, weekdays.

Studio Art Thesis Exhibition

SENIOR STUDIO ART THESIS EXHIBITION April 7 through April 28, 2017 Opening Reception: Friday, April 7, 2017 – 7:00 p.m. Melvin Art Gallery We are delighted to present this capstone senior studio art thesis exhibition in celebration of the skill, talent, and creativity of our senior art majors. Highly sought-after for top graduate programs throughout […]

Polk Arts Alliance

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