The Christel DeHaan Fine Arts Center Gallery at the University of Indianapolis is closing out its 2009-2010 season with a jewelry exhibition. "Neo-Rococo: Rocks & Shells Interpreted in Contemporary Jewelry Design" runs through 30 April at the UIndy campus, 1400 East Hanna Avenue, Indianapolis. The exhibition, sponsored by the Talbot Street Art Fair, is open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. weekdays. Admission is free.
Featuring pieces by six designers from around the country, the exhibition highlights the use of rocks, gemstones and shells in jewelry design. Featured artists are Helen Blythe-Hart of Atlanta, Ga.; Jim Cotter of Vail, Colo.; Professor Randy Long of Indiana University’s metalsmithing and jewelry design program; Jennifer Howard Kicinsk of Seattle, Wash., and Tracy Lee Black and Molly Gabbar of San Diego, Calif.