Diamonds, emeralds and rubies, oh my! And metal, iron and gold, too! Now is the perfect time to to dive into the wonderful world of bling and blacksmithing at the University of North Texas, as the school hosts Different Tempers: Jewelry & Blacksmithing in the UNT Art Gallery, located in the UNT Art Building one block west of Mulberry and Welch streets. Highlighting common and uncommon elements found in jewelry, the exhibition contains work from 14 nationally well-known metalsmiths and is made possible by Texas Commission of the Arts and Humanities Texas. The show runs through from 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays and noon to 5 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays through September 18; a reception takes place from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on August 31. Call 940-565-4196 or visit gallery.unt.edu for more info.
Tuesdays-Saturdays. Starts: July 6. Continues through Sept. 18, 2010