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Call for artists: PCA’s 2022 Celebrate Arts & Aging virtual event


Philadelphia Corporation for Aging (PCA) is pleased to invite you to enter your unique work of art in its 20th annual Celebrate Arts and Aging event, sponsored by PECO and Wellcare by Allwell, which will be held during May’s Older Americans Month! Whether your work is painting, drawing or photography, we encourage you to share your finest piece in the 2022 showcase. All art will need to be submitted in a digital image format.

This year’s show will be exhibited at the Free Library of Philadelphia Parkway Central and Center on the Hill, a place for older adults and a virtual art show. All images of the artwork and forms are to be emailed to You may place the forms in the mail if you cannot email them. If you need PCA to take the digital photo of your art, please contact Amanda Buonomo to set up a time to meet outside of PCA to safely photograph your art.

To submit your entry for review, download the Art Submission Form and complete the following steps:

  • Review the art submission criteria
  • Complete the art submission form
  • Sign the waiver and release form
  • Email a digital image of your work to or send the form via US mail

All entries (form and digital image of artwork) need to be sent to PCA by Tuesday, April 5, 2022.

PCA’s selection committee will review all submissions. It is essential that we have a digital image of your work because we are working remotely. Only ONE piece of artwork will be accepted per artist. If your work is chosen for the exhibition, we will send you an acceptance letter with additional information about the exhibitions. You should receive this information back from PCA by April 13, 2022.

If you know of other artists, please share this information with your friends!

Thank you for your consideration to participate in PCA’s 20th Annual Celebrate Arts and Aging event.

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