Art Exhibit Reception: Student Showcase

A selection of faculty-selected student works on display in the CAM Gallery. FREE!

Southern Prize & State Fellowship for Visual Arts Applications Due Dec 3

Grants will support nine visual artists with $80,000 in awards and a touring exhibition Submission Deadline: December 3, 2019 Review the guidelines and apply today South Arts’ Southern Prize and State Fellowships support the best visual arts being created in the South. Through a lens acknowledging the diversity of artists and creators in our region […]

Call for Artists: Rays Artist Print Series 2019

Deadline for applications is November 27th 11:59pm Creative Pinellas and the Tampa Bay Rays are pleased to announce the second year of the Rays Artist Print Series. The series of fun, unique prints brings artists and fans together around a community-oriented, accessible art collectible. We are looking for artists from throughout the region to create […]

3-5 Elementary Exhibition: Free to be me

On exhibit November 16, 2019 – January 5, 2020 in the George W. Jenkins Student Gallery. Artwork by Polk County Students Grades 3 through 5 This exhibition features the work of young Polk County art students. The museum hosts several exhibitions per year in the George Jenkins Gallery that feature artwork by Polk County School District students. […]

Ela’s Forest

This exhibit is open from November 16, 2019 – February 23, 2020 Ela’s Forest is a real forest of trees planted in locations around the world. It bears the name of a little girl who loved nature and whose short, beautiful life was radiant. The forest continues to grow as her community plants more trees to honor […]

Global Art of the 1970s: From the SC Johnson Collection

On exhibit from November 9, 2019 – January 26, 2020. This exclusive exhibition features works selected from the private collection of the SC Johnson Company, most of which have never before traveled outside the Council House, the company’s international conference center in Racine, Wisconsin. The collection was built throughout the 1970s by Karen Johnson Boyd, the […]

Festival of Wreaths Opening Night

Visit the Polk County History Center on Thursday, November 7 at 5pm to see the wreaths decorated for the History Center’s annual fundraiser. Make a silent auction bid on your favorite wreath.

After School Art

Mondays, Sept 30 – Nov 4, 4:30 to 5:30pm (Doors open at 4:20pm) Skill Level: Beginning to Intermediate Fee: Free for Members, $5 Non-Members per child per visit This is a program designed for the parent and child to learn and work together. Lessons vary in medium and are designed to be adapted for use at […]

Faces and Facades

A juried art exhibition inside Lake Alfred City Hall from November 4, 2019 through October 15, 2020. Receiving is Nov 1, 10am-4pm and Nov 2, 8:30-11am. Judge’s Critique is Nov 2 at 2:30pm.

Acrylic Paintings by Angela Pulido

November exhibit in the Lake Wales Public Library Gallery. Library Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday from 9am-6:30pm Wednesday and Friday from 9am-5:30pm Saturday from 9am-3pm Sunday Closed

Polk Arts Alliance

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