Florida Outdoor Sculpture Competition To Show Winning Works in 3 Cities

On Lemon Street in Lakeland, Jerzy Kedziora's "Feng Shui" of coldcast bronze is suspended between the trees.

14th Annual Exhibition to Feature Art in Winter Haven, Lakeland & Sebring LAKELAND ― Polk Museum of Art and the Cities of Winter Haven, Lakeland and Sebring are pleased to announce the selection of 26 new sculptures that will be displayed in downtown parks as part of the 14th Annual Florida Outdoor Sculpture Competition. The […]

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 […]

One Billion Rising – Women’s Rights Gallery Exhibit

One Billion Rising

Art Exhibition – February 3-20, 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 […]

Jan 31, 2014: Application Deadline for Central Park Art Festival

Carol Napoli Booth 2012

The TD Bank Central Park Art Festival takes place in Winter Haven’s Central Park from 10am – 5pm on Saturday, March 15 and from 10am – 4pm on Sunday, March 16, 2014.  The artist application deadline is January 31. 2014. Download the prospectus/application: Central Park Art Festival 2014. Featured image is the booth of artist Carol Napoli, […]

Call for Artists Application Deadline: January 21

The DeSoto Arts and Humanities Council will host a major art show and one day art and environmental festival at the DeSoto County campus of South Florida State College in Arcadia, FL on Saturday, February 8. Last year’s inaugural event drew over 50 artists from eight counties, with over 160 entries. The application deadline has […]

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 […]

Through September 25, 2014: Our Citrus Connection

An exhibition presented by Ridge Art Association & Gallery & The City of Lake Alfred (at City Hall) Our Citrus Connection November 7, 2013 – September 25, 2014 Original drawings, oils, watercolors, acrylics, graphics, photography, mixed media, fiber, and sculpture completed within the last three years on display at Lake Alfred City Hall during regular business […]

Through June 25, 2014: My Winter Haven – As Our Community Grows

Ridge Art Association & Gallery & City of Winter Haven present As Our Community Grows August 21, 2013 – June 25, 2014 During regular business hours at Winter Haven City Hall. Learn more: Phone (863)291-5661 or on the web at http://ridgeart.org/

Through April 2014: Aviation Exhibition

Ridge Art Association and the City of Winter Haven exhibit at the Winter Haven Municipal Airport. Learn more: Phone (863)291-5661 or on the web at http://ridgeart.org/

December 14-March 8: Stephen Knapp – New Light

Done for the Night Stephen Knapp

This exhibition at Polk Museum of Art includes 14 “lightpaintings” by Massachusetts artist Stephen Knapp. Knapp’s lightpaintings are created by using shards of fused glass, installed perpendicular to the wall’s surface, to reflect beams of colored light into abstract compositions. Learn more!

Polk Arts Alliance

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