Senior Showcase

Thank you for you interest in this year’s Senior Showcase: Art After 55.


  • To pay online, please click here.
  • $10 to enter one piece, $20 for two or three pieces.

Enter by Mail

To enter by mail, mail the entry form , 3 photographs of your original art works and payment (payable to The Arts Castle) to:

Click here to download the entry form.

The Arts Castle
Attn: Senior Showcase
190 W. Winter Street
Delaware, OH 43015

Enter online

To enter online, please complete the form below.

Art Piece Descriptions

First Entry

Second Entry

Third Entry


  • Residents of Delaware County aged 55+. This is a juried art show.
  • You may enter up to three pieces of your original art work created within the last 3 years.
    Please do not enter art work that was exhibited in the 2016 Senior Showcase if you participated.
  • 2D Categories: Painting, Drawing, Photography, Computer Art, Mixed Media.
    3D Categories: Ceramics, Sculpture, Jewelry, Fiber, Metal/Wood/Glass/Stone.


  • (Totaling $1,700) will be given to the top three placings in both categories as well as the BEST OF SHOW ($500).

Collaborative Partners

We would like to send a huge thank you to the partners of the 2018 Senior Showcase:


Sale of Art Works

  • The Arts Castle will collect payments from clients for art work sold during the exhibit. The Arts Castle will retain 30% of the price of the work and will remit the remainder to the artist 10-14 business days following the close of the exhibit.


  • The Arts Castle will carry “property of others” insurance on items received through the day of pick up on October 14, 2018.

Important Dates

  • Friday, July 6, 5:00 pm: ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED
  • Monday, July 23: Those accepted to participate in the show will be notified
  • Sunday, August 12, 1:00-4:00 pm: Drop off artwork and artist statement
  • Friday, August 24, 7:00-8:30 pm: Reception at The Arts Castle
  • August 24-October 12, Monday – Friday, 9:00am – 5:00pm:
    Senior Showcase Exhibit will be on display during Arts Castle hours.
  • Sunday, October 14, 2:00-5:00pm: Pick up art work