Darlene Campbell is a Lecturer in Painting and Drawing at the Laguna College of Art and Design, where she has served as a faculty member since 1994. She received her B.A. in Art from the University of Redlands and her M.F.A. in Painting from the Claremont Graduate University. Her paintings have been featured in 14 solo and 59 group exhibitions. Exhibit venues have included the San Jose Museum of Art, Nevada Museum of Art, Laguna Art Museum, Riverside Art Museum, Frye Museum (Seattle), Arnot Art Museum (Elmira, New York), and Loyola Marymount University. She has illustrated two published books, and in 2004 one of her paintings was selected as the cover artwork for D.J. Waldie’s book, Where We Are Now: Notes from Los Angeles. Her work has been reviewed in over 40 publications, including Artweek, American Art Collector, Los Angeles Times, San Diego Union-Tribune, and the Santa Barbara Review. Darlene Campbell is represented by the Koplin Del Rio Gallery in Culver City, California. She has served as a faculty member on three previous Semester at Sea voyages: Summer 2000, Summer 2008, and Summer 2010.