Camarillo, Calif., Sept. 1, 2011 – The Art Program at CSU Channel Islands (CI) has announced an upcoming exhibition entitled, “Les Parisiennes” (in English “The Parisian Girls”) at the CI Exhibitions Art Gallery located in old town Camarillo. The exhibition will run from Sept. 15 to Oct. 6. The public is invited to a reception to be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 22.

The exhibition’s name was given to the all-girl group of students and their artworks created during the summer while residing in the French capital. The show will be comprised of paintings, drawings, photographs and videos created by ‘Parisiennes’ Itzie Alarcon, Lisa Cruz, Amanda Eastman, Danielle Kasum, Katie-Lynn Komlos, Korinne McKinley, Natalie Nicholson, Holly Schultz, Caitlin Shea, Kagney Turville, Marlies Urbauer, Shannon Wall and Heather Wills, and also by professors Beverly Decker and Christophe Bourély.

The art gallery is located at 92 Palm Drive, Camarillo and is open Monday – Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For additional information contact the CI Art Program at 805-437-8570 or

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