Still Time to Register for Annual Older Americans Art Exhibit & Competition
There is still time for County artists age 60 and over to register their artwork in the 37th Annual Cumberland County Older Americans Art Exhibit and Competition. The show is open to both professional and non-professional artists and will feature 11 different categories of competition.
Artwork should be registered by Friday, June 3rd, to be included in the exhibit. The show will be on public display from June 30 through July 28, 2011, in the Doris Tripp Room of the Vineland Public Library, 1058 E. Landis Ave., Vineland. An opening reception for the artists will take place on Thursday, June 30 at 2 p.m.
First place winners are eligible to advance to the State Competition at Meadow Lakes in East Windsor, N.J., which will be on public exhibit from September 26 to October 27, 2011, with a closing reception and awards ceremony for the artists on Friday, October 28.
For more information and/or to receive a registration packet, contact the Cumberland County Office on Aging at 856-453-2220 or 2221.
The New Jersey Senior Citizens Art Show is made possible in part by a grant from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts; the New Jersey Association of Area Agencies on Aging; the New Jersey Foundation for Aging; and the Springpoint Foundation.
Submitted by: Melissa Clifton, Art Show Coordinator
Cumberland County Office on Aging & Disabled