COLLIN COLLEGE hosts Elizabeth Mellott: a delicate nature

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THE ARTS gallery will host Elizabeth Mellott: A Delicate Nature (Faculty Solo Exhibition), from October 3-October 26, 2018.

Elizabeth Mellott is a professor of photography at Collin College in Plano, Texas, teaching photography and book arts. As an artist, Elizabeth Mellott crosses boundaries seamlessly, incorporating a mix of mediums.  The majority of her work is alternative and sculptural, with an emphasis on photography. Conceptually, she creates art pertaining to social concerns. Her current project examines our role as stewards of the environment. Elizabeth Mellott exhibits internationally with her work housed in collections including the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston, the Harry Ransom Center in Austin and the Center for Creative Photography in Tucson, Arizona.

A reception will be held, free and open to the public, from 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM Thursday, October 4. The gallery is located on Collin College’s Spring Creek Campus, Room A175, 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano. Regular gallery hours are: 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM, Monday-Thursday; 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM Friday-Saturday.

For more information about this or other exhibitions, contact Gallery Director Julie Shipp . 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 3,300 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.