Senior Art Show Call for Entries

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Submission deadline is Wednesday, June 30, 2021

We are very excited to announce that Franke Tobey Jones is once again hosting the Senior Art Show.  In past years this has been an incredible show featuring dozens of artists across Washington State.

We are currently in search of talented artists aged 55 or better for this year’s Senior Art Show, which will take place Friday, October 15 through Sunday, October 17 in the M.J. Wicks Wellness Center with the Opening Reception on Thursday, October 14.

The show will be curated by Heide Fernandez-Llamazares.  Heide is the My Public Art Portal Project Manager for the Washington State Arts Commission where she manages the online presentation of the State Art Collection. She has worked for the Tacoma Art Museum Education Department and she curated The Telephone Room Gallery out of her home in the North End of Tacoma from 2009-13. Heide currently serves as a Tacoma Arts Commissioner and was also a juror for the 2018 Senior Art Show.

This year the Jurors will be:

  • Elise Richman, Artist and Professor of Art at the University of Puget Sound
  • Allison Hyde, Artist and City of Auburn Parks, Arts & Recreation, Arts Coordinator
  • Lynn Di Nino, Artist and 2017 recipient of Washington State Governor’s “Artist of the Year” Award 

For more information, and to enter the 2021 Senior Art Show, visit

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