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A Preview of California Inspires! Assisted Living Resident Art Show at the State Captiol

The artwork of California Assisted Living residents will soon grace the walls of the California State Capitol! CALA is excited to host this resident art show sponsored by the Assembly Aging and Long-Term Care Committee.

Jane's Beach / Jane Orr / Garden House / Copyright (c) 2013 California Assisted Living Association

Jane’s Beach by Jane Orr, Garden House. Copyright (c) 2013 California Assisted Living Association

Held in the beautiful Eureka Room, the art show will run from August 19th through September 13th, which happens to be the beginning of Assisted Living Week.

Serenity / Janice E. Clark MD / Atria Woodbridge. Copyright (c) 2013 California Assisted Living Association

Serenity by Janice E. Clark, MD, Atria Woodbridge. Copyright (c) 2013 California Assisted Living Association

The show will include 91 pieces from CALA member communities throughout the state, in a variety of mediums, sizes, styles, and subjects.

The Vineyards of Los Carneros / Patricia Ann Barron / The Gardens of Santa Monica Copyright (c) 2013 California Assisted Living Association

The Vineyards of Los Carneros by Patricia Ann Barron, The Gardens of Santa Monica. Copyright (c) 2013 California Assisted Living Association

Some are abstract and thought-provoking. Others evoke a memory or emotion. Still others showcase a skill that is timeless.

Mission Dolores / Jayne Ross-Matsuda / The Carlisle Copyright (c) 2013 The California Assisted Living Association

Mission Dolores by Jayne Ross-Matsuda, The Carlisle. Copyright (c) 2013 The California Assisted Living Association

Yet, despite the differences, each piece reflects the way in which our state inspires these talented people.

California's Big Boys / Rita Lowell / Emeritus at Diablo Lodge Copyright (c) 2013 California Assisted Living Association

California’s Big Boys by Rita Lowell, Emeritus at Diablo Lodge. Copyright (c) 2013 California Assisted Living Association

The show will be open to the general public and free to view. If you are unable to travel to Sacramento, please check back at the CALA website for a “virtual” version of the show. Here’s a preview:

Thank you to the resident artists who submitted work to be exhibited; we hope to see you at the State Capitol next month!

The artists have sole rights to the artwork featured in this post and have granted CALA permission to post digital images on this blog. Unauthorized use is strictly prohibited.

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