Joyce Seitz Art Exhibit

April 1-30 in the Local Artist Gallery in the Lake Wales Public Library. FREE. Hours: Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 9am-6:30pm; Wednesday & Friday, 9am- 5:30pm; Saturday 9am-3pm.

Kids Tag Art Exhibit

Kids Tag Art will be on exhibit from April 1-29 at the Frostproof Art League & Gallery.

Central Park Art Festival

March 19 & 20, 10am-4pm. Central Park Art Festival Presented by Victor Smith Law Group, P.A. The Art Festival is a juried fine arts festival and is Winter Haven’s premier event of the year. Held on the third weekend each March, the Festival is one of the top in Central Florida, featuring artists from all […]

Senior Graphic Design Thesis Exhibition

Melvin Gallery

Exhibit runs from March 18 – March 31. Gallery hours are 9am-4pm weekdays, when school is in session.Opening Reception: Friday, March 18, 2016 – 7:00 p.m. Featuring the work of Florida Southern’s senior graphic design students, this exciting thesis exhibition provides a glimpse into the creativity, resourcefulness, and professionalism brought by these gifted artists to […]

Faculty Art Show Reception

March 17. Gallery Reception: Faculty Art Show. 5-7pm. FREE. Polk State Lakeland Art Gallery.

Faculty Art Show Gallery Exhibit

February 29-March 17. Gallery Exhibit: Ceramics Invitational. Gallery Hours: Mon-Thur, 10am-2pm. Free. Polk State College Lakeland Art Gallery.

Ceramics Invitational Gallery Exhibit

February 29-March 17. Gallery Exhibit: Ceramics Invitational. Gallery Hours: Mon-Thur, 10am-2pm. Free. Polk State College Winter Haven Fine Arts Gallery.

Frances Andrews Art Reception

Local charcoal artist Frances Andrews to host a reception at The Platform Art Forum on March 12th at 6:00 PM. Andrews has overcome much adversity in her life, including growing up as a Shade Tobacco harvester, bullying, and abuse. One day she discovered a piece of charcoal in a bucket of crayons and hence learned […]

Art to Art: The Intersection of Images & Words

March 10, 6:30pm at Polk Museum of Art. Southeastern University Art to Art: The Intersection of Images and Words. FREE. Under the guidance of poetry faculty, Southeastern University students create original poetry describing works of art by Russell Young and Michiko Fujii Fowler on exhibit at the Polk Museum of Art. The original poetry is then […]

Bloomin’ Arts Festival

Frost Van Den Boom 45th Annual Bloomin’ Arts Festival March 5 & 6, 10am-4pm. Bartow’s population nearly doubles every year on the first full weekend of March, as artists, vendors, and visitors from all over the country are drawn to the city to celebrate everything art.  Bartow’s Bloomin’ Arts Festival is back in historic downtown Bartow […]

Polk Arts Alliance

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