“Pooled Elements - a Jewelry Collective” at In-Town Gallery for August. Five jewelry artisans present their versatile creations in a unique collection during August at In-Town Gallery. Mary Clor, Laura Brock, Barbara Murnan, Marian Kern, and Eleanor Goodson express their individual styles and techniques in this special showing. All are members of this artists’ co-op - from Goodson since 1989, to newest addition, Brock in May 2012. The jewelers and their new work will be introduced at the opening reception, 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm, on the First Friday, August 2 at the gallery. Contact: Helen Burton, 423-478-5262.
In-Town Gallery, founded in 1974, is one of the oldest cooperative galleries in the nation. It presents the original work of more than 30 regional studio artists. Located at 26A Frazier Avenue, between the Market Street and Walnut Street bridges, it is adjacent to Coolidge park on the trendy “Hip to Historical” North Shore of the Tennessee River. The gallery is open every day year-round except major holidays. Hours are 11am to 6pm Monday-Saturday, 1-5pm Sunday, and until 8pm on First Fridays. Call 423-267-9214, visit www.intowngallery.com or www.facebook.com/intowngallery.