Annual Senior Exhibition
Held in the Summer at Cary Senior Center

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Annual Senior Exhibition

The Cary Senior Center and the Fine Arts League of Cary host the Annual Senior Exhibition. The show features two-dimensional art made by local residents over the age of 55.

Location: Cary Senior Center, 120 Maury O'Dell Place, Cary, NC 27513

Dates: Receiving art on Monday, August 21 from 1 to 3 PM with hanging immediately afterwards.
Show opens Tuesday, August 22 and closes Friday, September 22. Art should be removed Friday, September 23 from 1 to 3 PM.

Artists Reception awards ceremony: Friday, August 25 from 3 to 6 PM

Guidelines: Mixed media with a maximum size of 18" x 24" and a maximum weight of 25 pounds. No photography will be accepted.

First place - $100
Second place - $75
Third place - $50
Honorable Mentions (5) - $15 each

This year's judge is JJ Jiang, owner of the Village Art Circle Studio and Gallery .

All art must be appropriate for display in the family-oriented and public Cary Senior Center.

$15.00 for the first piece.
Add $5 for a second piece
No more than two pieces per artist.
Entry fees are non-refundable.

Download the Entry Form and Entry Tags here (PDF document).

Make entry fee checks payable to: FALC
With your art, bring the entry form, and two artist tags for each piece you are entering.
Sales: Sales: A donation of 15% of the sales price is requested on all sales resulting from the show. Please send to:

Fine Arts League of Cary
P.O. Box 3361
Cary, NC 27519-3361

For more information (including eligibility and entry rules), you can also call the Cary Senior Center at (919) 469-4081 after August 1, 2017.

Award winners of the 2016 Annual Senior Exhibition

First Place: Kim Werfel for Autumn Goddess
Second Place: Brian Vines for Pretty In Pink
Third Place: Diana Coidan for Three Musketeers

Honorable Mention:

Dick Dee for Carolina Farmfield
Sue Henson for Bowl of Apples
Brian Vines for Skyscape
Don Hamilton for Dogwoods
Melissa Hill for Summer Magnolia

Ginny Wagner is the show chair. (336-978-7592) or email: virginiapwagner@yahoo.com

2015 FALC Senior Show

The 13th Annual FALC Senior Exhibition was held at the Cary Senior Center.

FALC 2015 Senior Exhibition was on display at the Cary Senior Center from August 26 through September 18, 2015. The show featured two-dimensional artwork by local residents over the age of 55.

The entries were judged by Sarah Powers, Executive Director of the Visual Art Exchange. Winners were announced and monetary awards presented at the Reception and Awards Ceremony on Friday, August 28.


FALC would like to thank all of those volunteers who helped with the Senior Show. We are an 'all volunteer' group. These shows would not be possible without member support.

Thanks again to:
Sue Young, Show Chair
Robert Barden
Rose Firestone
Don Hamilton
Nancy Petrillo
Elizabeth Pirro
Sarah Sheffield
Tim Tietgen
Linda Wooten
Paulette Wright
Frank Young

Congratulations to this year's FALC Senior Show award winners!

First place: Linda Wooten
Second place: Ann Howe
Third place: Roger Leber

Honorable mentions:
Sarah Berenson
Brenda Brokke
Betty Charlton
Margie Chenery
Dick Dee
Ruth Firestone
Sue Henson
Bettina Lewicki
Delal Makansi
Paulette Wright
Sue Young

Artists should pickup artwork on September 18 from 1 PM to 3 PM. NOTE: Be sure to sign out.

The show chairperson is Sue Young (919-651-0166).

Receiving artwork - Monday, August 24, Classroom 306, 1 PM to 3 PM.

Hanging artwork - immediately after receiving. 

Pick up artwork - Friday, September 18, 1 PM to 3 PM. NOTE: Artwork must stay the full length of the show.

The reception is Friday, August 28, 3 PM to 6 PM.

This art show features two dimensional art made by local residents over the age of 55. The maximum size of work will be 18" x 24" framed and no photography will be accepted. Fees and more details will be in the entry information. 

There will be ribbons and awards. 

Exhibition location