Talented artists from all across the Metro East will showcase their artwork in Life Experienced - A Senior Art Competition. Southwestern Illinois College and the St. Clair County Office on Aging are partnering with the Gateway East Artists' Guild and Art on the Square for this unique art competition and exhibition. More than 60 artists 60 and older will showcase their artistic abilities in several different art categories.
The opening reception for this exhibit will be held Friday, Oct. 11 from 6-8 p.m., at the William and Florence Schmidt Art Center on the SWIC Belleville Campus, 2500 Carlyle Ave. The exhibition will continue Saturday, Oct. 12 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Monday, Oct. 14 through Wednesday, Oct. 16 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
For more information about the exhibition, call the Schmidt Art Center at 618-222-5ART (5278).