Parsons Presbyterian Manor is seeking artists age 65 and older for is annual juried art exhibit and competition April 4 – 8, 2022.
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 2023 Art is Ageless calendar.
Due to the uncertainty created by COVID-19, Parsons Presbyterian Manor plans to hold its event virtually for friends of the program on the community’s Facebook page, and to announce winners during a Facebook live event. Works will be on exhibit in our chapel at the community for residents to view at their convenience. For non-residents, in-person viewing of the exhibit can be arranged by appointment. The Art is Ageless exhibit will be held virtually for friends of the program on the community’s Facebook page. Winners will be announced April 7.
Artists may choose to enter works for exhibit only. For the competition, works are to have been completed in the past five years (since January 2017). There are nine categories, as well as designations of amateur or professional. Works to be entered for judging need to be at Parsons Presbyterian Manor by March 30. Please contact Natae Nash to arrange to drop off pieces for the exhibit by calling 620-421-1450.
The Art is Ageless® program encourages Parsons 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. Parsons Presbyterian Manor is a PMMA (Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America) community.
Local competition winners will join winners from 14 other PMMA communities to be judged at the systemwide level.
Entry forms and information can be obtained by contacting Natae Nash at 620-421-1450 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or accessed at ArtIsAgeless.org.