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Collin College Hosts the Student Invitational Art Exhibition

May 9, 2017 – THE ARTS gallery will host the Student Invitational Art Exhibition, a group exhibition, from May 17 – June 8  at THE ARTS gallery, located at the Collin College Spring Creek Campus, room A175, 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano. The annual exhibition features recent artworks from all media by a select group of returning students nominated by members of THE ARTS faculty of Collin College.

A reception, free and open to the public, will be held from 4-6 p.m. on Thursday, June 8 at THE ARTS gallery.

Art courses offered at Collin College include 2-D design, 3-D design, ceramics, communication design, digital arts, drawing, figure drawing, jewelry/art metals, painting, photography, printmaking, sculpture and watercolor.

Regular gallery hours are 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Monday-Thursday; and 9 a.m-3 p.m., Friday-Saturday. For more information about this or other exhibitions, contact Gallery Director Julie Shipp at 972.516.5070 or . THE ARTS gallery webpage is .

Collin College serves nearly 52,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degrees and certificates in a wide range of disciplines. The only public college in the county, Collin College is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and work force development. In addition, the college operates the Collin Higher Education Center, which serves 3,100 additional students each year in partnership with The University of Texas at Dallas, Texas Woman’s University, Texas A&M Commerce, Texas Tech and the University of North Texas.