Friday, April 20, 2012

Metal art at Thea

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Thea Foundation, 401 Main St., NLR, is exhibiting "Metal Art," a show by Carolyn Hendrix and Amanda Wyman; reception is 5:30-8 p.m. tonight during Argenta Artwalk.

Hendrix and Wyman, who met in welding classes at ASU Searcy, form every piece by hand before welding it to "evoke a sense of softness that is not typically associated with metal," they say in Thea's announcement of the show. The exhibit runs through May 4.

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