Farmington Presbyterian Manor has issued a call for entries for the Art is Ageless® juried exhibit to be held from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. between February 20-22, 2019. A reception will be held at 2 p.m. on February 22.
Entries of artistic works will be accepted from any area artist who is 65 years of age or older to exhibit and/or compete for an opportunity to be featured in the 2020 Art is Ageless calendar.
Artists may choose to enter the exhibit only. For the competition, works are to have been completed in the past five years (since January 2014). There are nine categories, as well as designations of amateur or professional. The categories for submission include Christmas, drawing, fiber arts, mixed media, needlework, photography, painting and sculpture/3D.
Works to be entered for judging may be dropped off beginning February 5 at the business office between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. and need to be at Presbyterian Manor by February 19.
The Art is Ageless® Program encourages Presbyterian Manor residents and other area seniors to express their creativity through its annual competition, as well as art classes, musical and dramatic events, educational opportunities and current events discussions throughout the year.
Local competition winners will join winners from 16 other Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America communities to be judged at the systemwide level.
Entry forms and information can be picked up at Farmington Presbyterian Manor, 500 Cayce St., Farmington, or by contacting Anne Allen at 573-756-6768 or [email protected]. Or go online to ArtIsAgeless.org to view rules, download an entry form or enter online.