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Fine Arts Photographer Lamia korshid to Present at PhotoeEye February 21

FINE ARTS PHOTOGRAPHER LAMIA KHORSHID TO PRESENT AT PHOTOEYE@NVC AT NAPA VALLEY COLLEGE FEBRUARY 21
-Free to the Public-

NAPA, CA, FEBRUARY 8, 2019 –  Artist Lamia Khorshid will present a talk on her work at Napa Valley College's quarterly public lecture series, PhotoEye@NVC, on Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. The lecture is free and open to the public and will take place at Napa Valley College in Room 3706 in Napa.

Lamia Khorshid is an Egyptian-born artist, educated in the U.S, who lives in San Diego and spends summers in her adopted country of Italy. An active exhibiting artist working in photography and video, Khorshid is exhibited nationally and internationally, with recent solo shows in San Diego in 2017 and Florence, Italy in 2013. She holds a Master of Fine Arts from the University of Miami and teaches at MiraCosta College and Southwestern College in San Diego. In her work, Khorshid is interested in how the built environment and "place" re-contextualizes our overlapping connections to home, country, religion and history.

PhotoEye@NVC is a quarterly photo lecture series organized by the Napa Valley College Photography Department featuring in-person presentations by noted photographers and other contemporary image makers in which they are invited to share their ideas and artistic practices with students and the general public. The lecture series is produced with support from the Janice E. & Bernard Charlup Photography Endowment of the Napa Valley College Foundation.

About Napa Valley College
Napa Valley College prepares students for evolving roles in a diverse, dynamic, and interdependent world. The college is an accredited open-access, degree- and certificate-granting institution that is committed to student achievement through high-quality programs and services that are continuously evaluated and improved.  The college serves students and the community in the following areas:  transfer courses, career-technical education and training, basic skills, and self-supporting contract education and community education classes. Napa Valley College is located at 2277 Napa-Vallejo Highway in Napa. Learn more at napavalley.edu.

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CONTACT:   Holly Dawson, Public Information Officer, Napa Valley College
                        (707) 256-7112
                        holly.dawson@napavalley.edu