AARP Long Island Open Call to Artists over 50, for the Art@50+ exhibit!

Posted on 10/22/19 by Andre Hidalgo

AARP Long Island is proud to be a partner in a collaborative exhibition with the Islip Arts Council and Islip Art Museum for an open call to artists over 50, for the Art@50+ exhibit! will be held from December 6th – January 6, 2020, at the Islip Art Museum, Brookwood Hall and surrounds the theme of “What Life on Long Island Means to Me”. A VIP reception will take place on December 6th from 6-8 PM.

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, etc. Art@50+ will showcase ten winners (6-8 works chosen dependent on the size of the work). One finalist will also be featured as the “Artist of the Month” at The deadline for entries is November 1. A prospectus for this open call is available at

The exhibition is from December 6th – January 6, 2020.
Please email submissions to:

The body of the email must include these image details (: Title, medium, size, date), Artists Statement, and artist’s contact information.

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Islip Art Museum
50 Irish Lane
East Islip, NY 11730

1. Entry Deadline - November 1, 2019

2. Exhibition Dates - December 1, 2019 – 31, 2019

Selected artists will be featured at an exhibition sponsored by AARP on Long Island December 6, 2019 through December 31, 2019

Download the Prospectus at the IAM website for application and submission guidelines. Digital submission only.

Contact: Holly Gordon curator for hi-res files and additional information

Telephone: 631.666.8841 (t) 631.835.0697 (m)


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

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