Juried art exhibition accepting entries

The Center for Active Retirement Education at Kennesaw State University is coordinating a juried…

Georgia (May 4, 2004) — Juried art exhibition accepting entries

Karen Kennedy


Contact: Frances Weyand‚ Director of University Relations‚ 770−423−6203 or fweyand@kennesaw.edu

The Center for Active Retirement Education at Kennesaw State University is coordinating a juried art exhibition of works by artists age 50 and older. The deadline for submission of artwork is Tuesday‚ June 15. The exhibition‚ “Fourth Annual Art of the Golden Generation‚” runs Aug. 8−25‚ in the Sturgis Library Gallery at Kennesaw State.

Categories for submission include two−dimensional (acrylic‚ oil‚ watercolor‚ pastel‚ drawing‚ printmaking and photography) and three−dimensional (sculpture‚ ceramics‚ fiber art and mixed media). Photos or slides of work may be submitted for consideration. Artists may price their work for sale during the exhibition.

Cash prizes will be awarded in both the two− and three−dimensional categories. In addition‚ a prize for best work by an emerging artist — a person who has been creating work for three years or less — will be awarded.

For additional information or a “Call for Entries‚” contact the CAREing Center at 770−499−3340.


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