The Polk Museum of Art at Florida Southern College is a teaching museum that enhances lives through inspirational and engaging art experiences for all.

The Polk Museum of Art strives to reach all potential learners and art lovers where they are. It offers exhibitions, classes and events to create an inclusive and accessible environment for education and refuge in the form of art and art appreciation.

The museum hosts hundreds of works each year, in addition to a permanent collection of over 2,800 works of art, including pieces by Rembrandt van Rijn, Andy Warhol, Faith Ringgold, Pablo Picasso, Miriam Shapiro, James Rosenquist, Barbara Kruger, Marc Chagall, Damien Hirst, Hung Liu and others.

Admission is free, and approximately 140,000 visitors come to the Museum annually to learn through artwork from across time and place. Each year, the Polk Museum tours over 5,000 fourth grade students and hosts nine K-12 Student Art exhibitions.

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UPCOMING ENRICHMENTS at the Polk Museum of Art

Jan of 2022

When We Were Young: Children and Animals in Art from the Golisano Children’s Museum of Naples

Jan to Feb of 2022

Finding Meaning Within: The Photography of John Pinderhughes

Feb to May of 2022

The Art of the Highwaymen: From the Woodsby Family Collection

Online Exclusive Exhibition

Hindsight 2020: Art of this Moment