Polk Museum of Art

 

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Closed for Labor Day

Monday, September 7, 2015  • Events

Polk Museum of Art’s administrative offices will be closed on Monday, September 7, for Labor Day. The Museum will reopen to the public at 10 a.m. Tuesday, September 8.

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Workshop – Sweetness & Light: Oil and Alkyds

Saturday, September 19, 2015 — 10:00 am to 5:00 pm  • Events

Intensive One Day Workshop September 19 (10am-5pm) Instructor: Kate Carney Fee: $100 Members, $120 Non-Members Material list Have you ever looked at a luminous sky or a bit of sweet light hitting a marshland river…

Exhibition Reception

Friday, September 25, 2015 — 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm  • Events

Cost: Free for members, $10 non-members Join us to celebrate our exhibitions, Destinations in Paintings: The Kasten Collection and Moon Museum. A lecture begins at 6 pm, followed by hors d’oeuvres and cash bar.

Curator Tour

Friday, October 2, 2015 — 12:15 pm to 1:00 pm  • Events

COST: Free Enjoy a special tour of the exhibitions Destinations in Painting: The Kasten Collection and Moon Museum. The tour will be led by Adam Justice, PMoA’s curator of art.

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Art Blooms: Watermedia Medley

Saturday, October 10, 2015 — 10:00 am to 4:00 pm  • Events, Registration

Instructor: Rachelle Eason Fee: $75 Members, $95 Non-Members Materials included Drip, Spray, and Splatter…this is art in motion! Playing with all kinds of water-soluble media including watercolors, water-soluble crayons, and inks, we are going to…

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Nature Writing in the Digital Age

Saturday, October 17, 2015 — 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm  • Events, Uncategorized

Instructor: Cecilia Llompart Fee: $55 Members, $75 Non-Members With an emphasis on the local, this class will explore and discuss the work of fellow Floridians, as well as the work of other writers who–through poetry, prose,…

Curator Tour

Friday, November 6, 2015 — 12:15 pm to 1:00 pm  • Events

COST: Free Enjoy a special tour of the exhibition An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. The tour will be led by Adam Justice, PMoA’s curator of art.

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Art Blooms: BoiLeD BooKs

Saturday, November 7, 2015 — 10:00 am to 4:00 pm — 10:00 am to 4:00 pm  • Events

Instructor: Rachelle Eason Fee: $110 Members, $130 Non-Members Materials included Adventure into this unique use of fresh flowers and leaves as we press, boil and extract the plants’ hidden colors between layers of 100% cotton…

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Always a Stranger: The Poetry of Those Speaking From the Margins

Saturday, November 7, 2015 — 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm  • Events, Registration

Instructor: Cecilia Llompart Fee: $75 Members, $95 Non-Members With a focus on marginalized groups, this workshop will explore the collection and preservation of folklore; the literatures of historically oppressed groups (such as but not limited…

Art+Food

Friday, November 13, 2015 — 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm  • Events, Uncategorized

Cost: $10 for members, $15 non-members Art+Food is part of a series of events that will offer new ways to experience the Museum. This art party spices things up with a focus on the art…

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Art Crawl 2015

Saturday, November 14, 2015 — 9:00 am to 4:00 pm  • Events

Art Crawl is a one-day art festival highlighting emerging and innovative artists living in and around Central Florida. For artists: Provides opportunity for artists to sell their artwork, interact with the public and network with…

Closed for Thanksgiving

Thursday, November 26, 2015  • Events

Polk Museum of Art will be closed Thursday, November 26, for Thanksgiving. The Museum will reopen to the public at 10 a.m. Friday, November 27. The administrative offices will remain closed on Friday, also.

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