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AARP Long Island's Open Call to Artists over 50 - In Honor of Veterans

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AARP Long Island is proud to collaborate with the Islip Arts Council for an open call to artists over 50, for the "Veterans Wellness - Friends and Families" exhibit! It will be held from November 10 – December 2, 2023, at the Islip Arts Council Gallery, in the South Shore Mall. The art pieces should celebrate or honor those who served in our military.

This is an open call to all artists over 50 years of age, whether you are a practicing artist or just getting started. The works can be a range in style from contemporary art to abstract, multimedia, photography or sculptures. Artists may submit up to three pieces.

A prospectus for this open call is available at

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Important Dates:

1. Entry Deadline: Sunday, October 22, 2023

2. VIP Reception: Friday, November 10, 2023 | 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
The Islip Arts Council Gallery
1701 Sunrise Highway
Bay Shore, NY 11706

3. Exhibition: Friday, November 10, 2023 – Saturday, December 2, 2023

Selected artists will be featured at an exhibition sponsored by AARP Long Island on November 10, 2023 through December 2, 2023. Download the prospectus at the IAC website for application and submission guidelines.

Contact: Lynda Moran or Katrina Kuan
Telephone: 631.888-3525

*These are not AARP events. Any information you provide to the host organization shall be governed by its privacy policy

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