4/18/17 ASHLAND, Ohio - Just in time for spring, the Coburn Gallery and the AU Art Club will host a student run one-day Benefit Art Pop-Up Shop in the Center for the Arts building on Thursday, April 20, from 4 to 6:30 p.m. All sale proceeds will benefit the Kiana Ziegler Leukemia Fund. Kiana is an AU art major from Ashland, Ohio, who was recently diagnosed with leukemia. The monies raised will help offset her travel and medical expenses.
Customers can browse the artful hand crafted items created by Ashland University art students and faculty. “We’re thrilled to host a unique and temporary pop-up experience for art lovers in our own backyard while raising funds to benefit Kiana,” said Cynthia Petry, director of the Coburn Gallery.
Ashland University, ranked in the top tier of colleges and universities in U.S. News and World Report’s National Universities category for 2017, is a mid-sized, private university conveniently located a short distance from Akron, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. Ashland University (www.ashland.edu) deeply values the individual student and offers a unique educational experience that combines the challenge of strong, applied academic programs with a faculty and staff who build nurturing relationships with their students. ###