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County Accepting Art Work for Exhibit

SOMERSET COUNTY, NJ - Somerset County Freeholder Robert Zaborowski is inviting residents to submit photographs or jpgs of their original artwork for a summer-themed exhibition, according to a release from the county.

The exhibit will begin June 13 and run through Sept. 5 at the Somerset County Senior Wellness Center, on Mount Airy Road in Bernards, and the Quail Brook Senior Center, on New Brunswick Road in Franklin.

The deadline for submitting artwork is June 6.

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Artwork, the release said, can include summer-themed watercolors, oils, acrylics, photography, pastels, drawings, mixed media and printmaking. Those submitting work should include a list of the artwork on a separate sheet of paper with the title, dimensions and medium.

Artists should also submit their name, address, phone number and preference of senior center.

A maximum of five photographs or slides can be sent by mail to the Somerset County Office on Aging and Disability Services, P.O. Box 3000, Somerville, NJ 08876, or by email to Caitlin Witucki at Witucki@co.somerset.nj.us.

Artwork that is selected must be framed, wired and ready for hanging. Exhibitors can offer the artwork for sale, the release said, with a small percentage of the sale to be donated to the Somerset County senior centers.

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