Join us for the second salon in our speaker series, Visual Narratives of History and Heritage, a set of discussions with local historians, museum curators, subject experts, artists, and more. Platform Art is installing a new piece of public art next year to commemorate the Spanish-American War (go here to learn more), and hosting this series of community conversations to complement it.
Now's the time to renew or purchase your membership for 2020! Your decision to champion the success of Platform provides you with a significant voice in the direction and vitality of the cultural arts in our community, your community. The return on this investment is membership in a progressive, versatile and highly collaborative organization.
Platform Art is excited to announce plans for its next public art project in Lakeland. A sculpture design representing the sense of sound will be created and installed in the sensory garden of Bonnet Springs Park. The design and project plans were unveiled at a “Sensory Salon” art party on September 15, 2019.
Lakeland residents Jonathan Simon, MFA, and Chad Neuman, PhD, recently launched a 19-hour online drawing course on the Udemy course marketplace. The course includes sections on gesture drawing, drawing materials and mark making, line and contour drawing, structural drawing, tone or value in drawing, and drawing in perspective.
Lakeland Electric’s line workers have demonstrated their dedication and skills by winning numerous awards and competitions and deserve the appreciation of the Lakeland Community. It is most fitting and proper that the City of Lakeland set aside a special day to recognize and honor these dedicated professionals.