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Call for Artists 55+ for PCA’s Celebrate Arts and Aging

Original artwork by Marie RicciutiSubmissions Sought from Artists 55+ for 

PCA’s 2012 “Celebrate Arts and Aging” Exhibits 

 

Artists age 55 and over are invited to submit artwork for exhibit as part of the 2012 “Celebrate Arts and Aging” festivities during Older Americans Month in May. Presented by Philadelphia Corporation for Aging, and supported in part by PECO, “Celebrate Arts and Aging” highlights older adults’ artistic talents and creativity with events held throughout the city during May. In addition, it offers older adults a host of opportunities to connect to arts activities that month, including discounts for many arts performances, museums and other cultural venues.

This is the 10th year for the celebration. Senior artwork will be exhibited at four sites this year, including Center on the Hill…the place for active adults in Chestnut Hill; the Klein JCC in Northeast Philadelphia; Independence Visitors Center in Old City; and Philadelphia Senior Center in Center City.

Photo or slides of artwork, accompanied by an art submission form, should be sent to Amanda Buonomo, PCA special events manager, at PCA, 642 North Broad St., Phila., PA 19130 by Wednesday, March 28. Artwork must have been created during the past three years. There is a limit of one submission per applicant. For more information on art submission criteria and an application to exhibit, visit www.pcaCares.org/SeniorArt, call 215-765- 9000, ext. 5052, or email abuonomo@pcaphl.org.

PCA’s Celebrate Arts & Aging – CALL FOR ARTISTS

Do you know a talented older adult artist?

For the ninth year, Philadelphia Corporation for Aging invites artists age 55-plus to submit works to be considered for Older Americans Month.
Celebrate Arts & Aging is a month-long, city-wide celebration featuring exhibitions of extraordinary original artwork by older artists.

Submission Deadline: Monday, March 28, 2011

More information @ http://www.pcacares.org/seniorart

Art will be exhibited during the entire month of May at the following locations:

  • Center on the Hill (website)
  • Free Library of Philadelphia -Main Branch (website)
  • Philadelphia Senior Center (website)

Call for Senior Artists

‘engAGE! Celebrate Arts & Aging’ is a month-long, festival, presented by PCA & GPCA, featuring exhibitions of original artwork by older Philadelphians. Artists who are at least 55 years old are invited to submit artwork for exhibition throughout May in observance of Older Americans Month. Artists may submit one piece of artwork that was created within the past three years.

Submissions are due by Friday, March 26.

Application available for download, click here.

For more information,
visitwww.pcaCares.org/SeniorArt
call 215-765-9000, ext. 5052
emailevents@pcaphl.org

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