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 […]

Platform KIDS

Platform Art’s annual showcase of talent from elementary, middle and high school students from throughout Polk County features art, film, fashion and performances.

One Billion Rising – Women’s Rights Gallery Exhibit

One Billion Rising

Art Exhibition – February 4-20, 2014, Gallery Hours are Monday-Thursday, 10am-2pm Reception Thursday, February 6, 2014 5:30-7:30pm Polk State College Visual Arts is hosting an art exhibition that Raises awareness about Domestic Violence, supports Women’s rights, and promotes art with a social context. This exhibition will provide the community with an cultural event and students […]

The Young Artist Show

Gallery Hours are 12:30-4pm Monday-Friday during show weeks and one hour prior to Theatre Winter Haven performances. Artist reception is Saturday, February 22 at 6pm.

A Few of My Favorite Things, Stacey McColley, clarinet

Faculty Artist Series, Florida Southern College. Having regaled audiences last season with a completely entertaining and uniquely beautiful performance, clarinetist Stacey McColley performs an encore recital this season, brought back by popular demand! Playing a “few of her favorite things” from the formidable clarinet repertoire with consummate skill, sensitivity, and style, this faculty artist will […]

The Wedding Singer

Takes us back to a time when hair was big, greed was good, collars were up, and a wedding singer might just be the coolest guy in the room. It’s 1985 and rock-star wannabe Robbie Hart is New Jersey’s favorite wedding singer. A Florida Southern College Theatre Arts production in Loca Lee Buckner Theatre.  Directed […]

Annual Frostproof Orange Blossom Festival

Frostproof Art League members demonstrate their art techniques in the Gallery and on the streets.

Black History Month Celebration: Art Show & Displays

The Gala 2014: Light Up the Night

Polk Museum of Art’s annual black-tie benefit is also one of the best parties in Central Florida. It’s a memorable evening of dancing, socializing, and a wonderful gourmet dinner. A silent auction takes place throughout the evening, as well. Items for auction range from sports memorabilia, great vacation getaways, gourmet meals, jewelry and more! Reservations […]

Sister Cities Visual Arts Exhibit Opening Reception


In the Gallery at Harrison School for the Arts.  The Sister Cities Exhibit runs from February 28-April 4.

Polk Arts Alliance

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