The Kent State University School of Art will hold its annual holiday sale at the Downtown Gallery from Tuesday, Dec. 2 – Sunday, Dec. 7. There will also be a reception at the gallery on Thursday, Dec. 4, from 5–7 p.m. Both the reception and the Downtown Gallery are free and open to the public.
During the holiday sale, local and regional artists — including Kent State faculty, students and alumni — showcase and sell original work in the gallery space. Gallery visitors can browse and purchase any of the works on display. The sale is a popular seasonal haunt for shoppers seeking unique holiday gifts.
The Downtown Gallery is located at 141 East Main St. in Kent, Ohio. Gallery hours during the holiday sale will be 9:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday; 9:30 a.m. – 8 p.m. Thursday; 9:30 a.m. – 7 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Saturday; and noon – 5 p.m. Sunday.
Contact: Lesley Sickle, email@example.com, 330-676-1549
Friday Lecture Series
Ceramic artist John Balistreri will give a lecture at noon on Friday, Dec. 5, in room 202 of the Art Building. John Balistreri, who received his M.F.A. in ceramics from Kent State University, is a professor at Bowling Green State University. For more information on his career and images of his work, visit http://johnbalistreriartist.com/.