November 19, 2007
Oklahoma Baptist Universityís Art Club will host its fifth annual art auction Tuesday, Nov. 27.
Public viewing begins at 6:30 p.m. in the lower level of OBUís Geiger Center. The auction will follow at 7:30 p.m.
The event showcases artwork donated by OBU art students as well as OBU faculty and staff. This year, 20 percent of the proceeds will go toward supporting the arts program at the Shawnee Boys and Girls Club. The remaining profits will be used to help the OBU Art Club pay for activities, equipment and art supplies.
A selection of works will be set aside for a separate silent auction. Aaron Jones, arts education director for the Oklahoma Arts Council and adjunct professor at OBU, will be the auctioneer.
The auction is open to the community. For more information call the OBU art department at 405.878.2345.