Akian Art Gallery Exhibits Work by Renowned Armenian Artist Arev Petrosyan
YEREVAN, Armenia – On September 25, 2015, the American University of Armenia (AUA) Akian Gallery opened a new art exhibit of works from renowned Armenian artist Arev Petrosyan. Guests were cordially invited to a reception where they were able to meet the artist as well as AUA President Armen Der Kiureghian.
50% of all proceeds from the sale of Arev’s paintings will go towards AUA’s scholarship fund. This is the first of many collaborations between Armenian artists and AUA to forge an alliance that will promote local artists while benefiting students.
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Founded in 1991, the American University of Armenia (AUA) is a private, independent university located in Yerevan, Armenia and affiliated with the University of California. AUA provides a global education in Armenia and the region, offering high-quality, graduate and undergraduate studies, encouraging civic engagement, and promoting public service and democratic values.