CLU seniors exhibit variety of art

Drawings, paintings, photography, ceramics featured

Cassandra Ebner, who hadn't tried watercolor before fall semester, is displaying her painting "Daisy" in the show.

(THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. - April 3, 2012) The annual spring art exhibit showcasing the work of graduating seniors at California Lutheran University will run from Saturday, April 21, through Saturday, May 19.

The opening reception for the Senior Art Exhibit is at 4:30 p.m. April 21 in Kwan Fong Gallery of Art and Culture.

The students featured in the show are graduating in May with bachelor's degrees in art. They are Ashley Bowman of Tustin, Yesenia Castro of Nipomo, Devin Cook of Santa Barbara, Cassandra Ebner of Granada Hills, Samantha Loe of Newbury Park, Nathan Maxwell-Doherty and Samantha Ruchman of Thousand Oaks, Caitlyn Melillo of Lynnwood, Wash., Luis Peña of Oxnard, Claire Peterson of Rancho Santa Margarita and Cody Yan Yow Kwong of Tombeau Bay, Mauritius.

The exhibition, which includes a variety of ceramics, drawings, paintings, photography and printmaking, is part of the Sixth Annual Festival of Scholars that runs from April 23 through 27. Art is available for purchase.

CLU's Art Department is sponsoring the free exhibit and reception.

The Kwan Fong Gallery is open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday. It is located in Soiland Humanities Center on Memorial Parkway on the Thousand Oaks campus. Visitor parking is available in the parking lots on Mountclef Boulevard south of Olsen Road.

For more information, contact Kristi Colell at or 805-797-3018.