Since the beginning of time, creative expression has brought joy to both its creators and those who experience their art. The Art is Ageless® program offers senior artists the opportunity to share and display their artwork and reaffirms the agelessness
Topeka Presbyterian Manor has issued a call for entries for the Art is Ageless® juried exhibit to be held March 20 to 23, 2018. Entries of artistic works will be accepted from any area artist who is 65 years of age or older to exhibit and/or
Four winning artists in Topeka Presbyterian Manor’s annual Art is Ageless juried competition will be featured in the 2018 Art is Ageless Calendar produced by Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America.
“Reflection,” a mixed media piece by Carrie
Topeka Presbyterian Manor recently hosted a reception for the winning artists in the annual Art is Ageless juried competition.
“We are honored to exhibit artwork by seniors,” said Danica Loftin, Art is Ageless coordinator. “Art is Ageless is unique
Why we need more services for those without family
By Carol Marak for Next Avenue
Thriving in a place that’s safe and comfortable, surrounded by cozy memories, is a natural desire of older adults. We treasure independence and want a space to call our own, and we prefer that place to reflect the person we’ve become. We understand
The arts offer real health benefits as people age
By Heidi Raschke for Next Avenue
I don’t know whether New York Times columnist Jane Brody is a soprano, a mezzo or an alto. But I do know that I’m glad to add her voice to the chorus of those noticing the connection between arts and vitality.
In her March 7, 2016 column for
College students and older adults become ‘pals’ in this creative arts program
By Linda Bernstein for Next Avenue
“Whom would I meet? What would I say? Would I seem dorky?” These were Rena Berlin’s concerns before she met her Partner in Art Learning, the new “pal” she’d been matched with through a program that pairs a college student with an older