THE ARTS gallery will host the Collin College Student Invitational exhibition from May 2 through May 30.

A select group of returning students nominated by a member of the arts faculty of Collin College will exhibit one or two pieces of their recent art works from all media. The artwork will be drawn from courses offered at Collin, which include 2-D design, 3-D design, ceramics, communication design, digital arts, drawing, figure drawing, jewelry/art metals, painting, photography, printmaking, sculpture and watercolor.

A reception for the show, free and open to the public, is planned Thursday, May 3 from 4-6 p.m. The gallery is located on Collin College’s Spring Creek Campus, Room A175, 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano. Regular gallery hours are: 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Monday-Thursday; 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 jshipp@collin.edu. THE ARTS gallery webpage is www.collin.edu/THEARTSgallery.

Collin College serves more than 53,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degrees and certificates. 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 3,200 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.