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Jentel Presents: September 2021

From Lynn Reeves of the Jentel Foundation:

Live and in person! “Jentel Presents” at SAGE, Tuesday, September 7th

Many of you have been able to attend our live, and in-person “Jentel Presents” on the first Tuesday of the month at SAGE Community Arts. How wonderful to share this event in person! The August group of artists and writers await the opportunity to share their work at this month's "Jentel Presents”. The community outreach program featuring the visual presentations and readings by the residents at the Jentel Artist Residency Program will take place on Tuesday, September 7th, from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m., at SAGE Community Arts. Face coverings or masks, and social distancing from other visitors and staff are recommended.

This month’s presenters include: Daniel Pearce, San Francisco, CA; A fiction writer, Daniel’s novel-in-progress focuses on issues of criminal justice, academic fraud, and mental illness. Carla Diaz, Nashville, TN; A novelist, with a background in theater, Carla approaches fiction with an interest in voice, and enjoys using humor as a lens to explore difficult emotional territory. Natalya Kochak, Miami Beach, FL; A painter and mixed media artist, Natalya hopes to provide not only beauty to a community, with her artwork, but a viewpoint that can broaden minds and create actual change.

Join us in looking forward to the next "Jentel Presents" on Tuesday, October 5th in the same format, depending on current protocol.

The Jentel Foundation offers dedicated individuals a supportive environment in which to further their creative development. While at Jentel, visual artists and writers have the opportunity to experience unfettered time to allow for thoughtful reflection and meditation on the creative process in a setting that preserves the agricultural and historical integrity of the land.

The Jentel Artist Residency Program accepts applications twice a year from visual artists in all media and writers in all genres for a one-month residency. A residency includes a comfortable accommodation; common living, dining, and recreation areas; a private workspace and a stipend to help defray expenses during the program. For more information, please visit or call Jentel at (307)737-2311.



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