Kennesaw State sponsors juried art exhibition

The Center for Active Retirement Education (CAREing) at Kennesaw State University‚ in…

Georgia (Aug 7, 2001) — Kennesaw State sponsors juried art exhibition



The Center for Active Retirement Education (CAREing) at Kennesaw State University‚ in partnership with several local organizations‚ is coordinating the "Second Annual Art of the Golden Generation‚" a juried art exhibition of works from artists aged 50 and older. The exhibition will be held Oct. 14−Nov. 2‚ in the KSU Center. The deadline for submission of artwork is Aug. 20. Sponsors include Northside Hospital and WellStar's Good Life Club. Friends of the Exhibition include Charter Bank and Winnwood Retirement Community.

Slides of work in the categories of painting (oil/acrylic); painting (watercolor/pastel); printmaking (etching‚ woodcuts‚ serigraphs‚ etc.); drawing; sculpture (metal‚ glass‚ clay‚ wood or any mixture in 3−D form); ceramics (original work‚ no commercial molds); photography; mixed media; and fiber art (weaving‚ quilting) may be submitted.

Cash prizes‚ including $500 for first prize‚ $300 for second and $200 for third‚ will be awarded. The judging will be by blind review. Artists may also choose to price their work for sale during the exhibition. For further information or to request a copy of the Call for Entries form‚ call the CAREing Center‚ (770) 499−3340‚ or email Judith Stillion at


Kennesaw State University‚ a progressive‚ comprehensive institution with a growing student population of 13‚500‚ offers more than 50 degree programs. Out of 34 institutions‚ KSU is the sixth largest in the University System of Georgia.


A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its nearly 43,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the country and the world. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status. For more information, visit