Juried Art Show At GCC To Showcase Senior Talent

PR 093 – June 3, 2013

Department of Public Relations and Marketing
  Administrator, Andrea Stanton 856-415-2229
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Deptford Twp. – Artists at least “60 years young” are invited to participate in the 47th annual Gloucester County Juried Senior Art Show held Tuesday, July 9 from 1 to 3 p.m. at Gloucester County College.

The friendly contest allows individuals to submit up to two original pieces of artwork that have been completed in the last three years. Two separate competitions will take place based on professional and non-professional ability. Those who claim top prize are automatically selected to showcase their work in the annual New Jersey Senior Art Show in October.

Winners will be named in the following categories: acrylic, oil and watercolor painting, drawing, mixed media, pastel, digital imagery, photography, printmaking, sculpture and craft-one-of-a-kind creation.

The competition is free and open to all Gloucester County residents. To register, or for more information on eligibility requirements, please call 856-468-1742. Scheduled drop-off times for the exhibit are Monday, June 24 and Tuesday, June 25.

This show is sponsored in part by the Gloucester County Division of Senior Services and the Senior Corps and Community Service.

GCC’s 250-acre campus is located at 1400 Tanyard Road in Deptford, right off Exit 56 of Route 55.