While finishing the second of two initial paintings, it dawned on him: “Why not create a whole series of profiles of seniors? I know plenty of folks in this time of life who would be interested in sitting for a portrait, and each one was a unique opportunity to paint a different character.” While trying to come up for a name for this project, Robert knew he would choose older people, but at what would be the starting age? Fifty years old seemed like a good place to start, and kind of a milestone age for many people. Learn more…
The Senior Artists Network is a not-for-profit, tax-exempt organization committed to promoting and fostering the talents of Chicago-area artists age 50 or older. Welcome to our site! Please contact us via the CONTACT page if you have any questions not answered here.
SAN is operated by a volunteer board representing a diverse membership from all ethnic and racial backgrounds.
SAN Membership Benefits
We are also recruiting for volunteers to assist with development, fundraising, membership, and community partnerships.
Volunteers / Board Members-at-Large: Catherine Cajandig, Howard Frank, Patricia O'Malley.