Call for Submissions: Agewell Chataqua Project

Agewell call(I am working on this project as a researcher and videographer… please submit artworks if you are interested!)

The Agewell Chataqua Project invites you to create and submit small-scale artwork that is an expression of your thoughts and feelings on aging: what it means to you; how that meaning is shaped and influenced by your external environment and society; how you are impacted by it, your hopes, worries, and struggles with it; and how the inevitability of it shapes your decisions and actions.

Creative expressions can be in a wide range of media, including paintings, graphics designs, textile art, installations (which can be interactive), photography, poetry, narrative, and performance work in music, theatre and dance. This invitation is open to everyone, and all are encouraged to submit.

Key Dates:

  • Deadline for exhibition submissions – May 20, 2014
  • Opening Reception – May 29, 6 pm to 9 pm RSVP on Eventbrite
  • Exhibition Hours: Friday, May 30 to Saturday, June 7, 2014 (CLOSED June 2) 11am – 7pm

Public Dialogues:

  • Sunday, June 1 from 2:30 to 4 pm
  • Saturday, June 7, from 2:30 to 4pm

Art-making Workshops: Sunday, June 1 1. Puppetry: 11 am to 12:30 pm 2. Music: 12:45 pm to 2:15 pm Saturday, June 7 3. Visual arts: 11 am to 12:30 pm 4. Theatre/movement: 12:45 pm to 2:15 pm Facilitated by senior community artists, 90 minutes each. Workshop facilitators and their bio’s will be posted at Deeper exploration on aging at the next series of AGEWELL Chataqua Dialogues – Starts September 2014. More info on AGEWELL here.


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