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Meet the Artist Reception: House of Books Series: Botswana & Lesotho, Southern Africa

Part of Women's History Month


March 14, 2018

2-3 p.m.


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Come meet and hear from Lesley Louden, the artist whose art will be displayed in the Foothill College Hubert H. Semans Library throughout March, and see her exhibit which features a series of photographs of students, teachers, and parents in primary schools in Botswana and Lesotho that observed the simultaneous focus on modern education as well as the importance of the preservation of cultural tradition for students and families. Artist Lesley Louden received her BFA in photography from Ohio Wesleyan University, her MA in photo-media from the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia, and her MFA in photography at Cranbrook Academy of Art. Lesley teaches photography at Foothill College, West Valley-Mission College, and Cabrillo College.

Her work has been featured in galleries and museums nationally and internationally. Complimentary refreshments will be served.