WESTVILLE | The Purdue University North Central Odyssey Arts and Cultural Events Series will feature the exhibit "Mel Theobald: Tree Portraits and Wet Tapestries" from Monday through May 17 in the PNC Library-Student-Faculty Building Assembly Hall, Room 02 in the building's lower level.
It is free and open to the public, but may be viewed by appointment only.
This show features 25 large-scale photographs, which are both direct and abstract representations derived from nature. The photos will be available for purchase.
An award-winning Chicago painter and photographic artist, Theobald has exhibited his work internationally, most recently being featured in "The Power of Water," an international exhibition celebrating the United Nations World Water Day at Moscow's Polytechnical Museum.
This exhibition coincides with the UN's International Year of Water celebration for 2013.
To schedule an appointment to view this exhibit or to obtain further information, contact Judy Jacobi, PNC assistant vice chancellor of Marketing and Campus Relations, at (219) 462-5197 ext. 5593. People with disabilities requiring accommodations also should contact Jacobi before visiting.