An Artful Affair

Friday, April 10, 2015 - 10:21am

Calling Dane County Artists 55+

The annual senior art show, An Artful Affair, opens at the Madison Senior Center on Friday, May 1 from 4-7:30 pm.  It features artworks in watercolor, pastels, oils, ink/pencil, chalk, acrylics, and mixed media that are created by talented Dane County artists 55 years plus.  Works are judged, and cash prizes and awards are announced at the opening night celebration.  Refreshments will be served.
Last year more than 40 artists displayed 100 plus works in the upper lounge of the Senior Center.  This year’s art show promises to be wonderful, with new interest in fiber art.  Artist registration will be Tuesday, April 21 from 9 – 3 pm. The show is open weekdays from 8:30 am – 3:30 pm through May 29. There is no charge to view the show. Select works of art will be for sale
Friday, May 1 is Gallery Night in downtown Madison, sponsored by the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art.  Visit the Senior Center and other near-by galleries; most are open with refreshments and special shows.  Enjoy a pleasant evening stroll, viewing interesting art and celebrating the talents of local artists.
Call 266-6581 or visit for an application or more information