Acoustic Coffee Lounge, 5152 Centennial Blvd., 268-9951. Featuring Make A Difference, photography by Debbie Yarra and her students, April 13-May 5. Opening reception featuring live music by Jon Woodhams: Sat., April 13, 2-6 p.m.
All Souls Unitarian Church, 730 N. Tejon St., 633-7717. Featuring A Retrospective, watercolors by Ellen O'Brien. Through May 19.
American Numismatic Association, 818 N. Cascade Ave. Tues.-Fri., 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sat., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free, 632-2646. Featuring Una and the Lion, an exhibit of British Gold Coins, through April 26.
Arati Artists Gallery, 2425 W. Colorado Ave. Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sun., 12-4 p.m. 636-1901. www.aratiartists.com. Featuring Earthen Textures, Earthen Shapes, through April.
Boulder Street Coffee Roasters, 332 N. Tejon St., 577-4291. Mon.-Sat., 6:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Sun., 6:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Featuring oils, watercolors and photographs by Bill Duryea, though May.
Bridge Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave., 329-1574. Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays, noon to 3 p.m. Appointments available. Featuring Michael Cellan Artworks, through April 21.
Business of Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave., 685-1861. Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Featuring Wunderkind 2002, featuring the best artwork by local high school students, through April 13, and Zion, works on paper by Betty Ross, through May 6. Also featuring Mosaic, a diaspora of work by black artists on the Front Range: Opening reception: Fri., May 3, 5-8 p.m. Runs through June 1.
Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St., 634-5581. $2-$4. Free to members and free to all on Saturdays. Mon.-Sat., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sun., 1-5 p.m. Daily docent tours at 10:30 a.m. Featuring Colorado 2002: A Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Art, through April 21. The Enduring Word: The Art of Printing, through April 30. An American Story: The Wyeth Family Tradition, opening to the public on Fri., April 26, 5-7:30 p.m.
Craftwood Inn, 404 El Paso Blvd., Manitou Springs, 685-9000. Featuring works by Margaret Kasahara, through May 14.
Eagle Fire Gallery, 219 E. Caramillo St., Woodland Park. Featuring About Face ... Human and Animal Portraits. Call 442-0103. Through May 17.
East Library and Information Center, 5550 N. Union Blvd., 531-6333. Featuring An Artistic Discovery, works by high-school students in the 5th Congressional district art show. Also, an exhibit by the Fountain Valley School's Latin Club, through April 30.
LIW Cargo, 713 Manitou Ave., 685-0452. Featuring paintings by Wes H. Carpenter, through April 30.
Penrose Library, 20 N. Cascade, 531-6333. Featuring From a Butterfly's Eye, florals by Ann Schwartz. Also, a display of polyhedra models by Richard D. Stratton, through April 30.
Permanent Professors Art Gallery at the Air Force Academy. Open Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. or by appointment. Call 333-2416. Featuring The All Academy Art Show with works by Judith H. Bonner. Through April 12.
Poor Richard's, 324 1/2 N. Tejon. Featuring oil paintings by Claire Shepard, through April 27.
Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, 210 N. Santa Fe Ave., Pueblo, 719/543-0130. Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. $3-$4, free to members. Featuring Say What You Like: Word, Text and Story, in the White Gallery, through May 12. Chit Chat: Roland Bernier, in the Hoag Gallery, through April 27. Folked: Storytelling Through the Art of Nicholas Herrera, in the King Gallery, through April 20. Calligraffiti, through May 4.
Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, Palmer Lake, 481-0475. Tues.-Thurs., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Fri.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Featuring The Air Academy Federal Credit Union/District #38 Art Scholarship Contest. Also, Paint the Mountain: An Exhibition of Art Reflecting Ben Lomond, through April 17.
art events and programs
Memories in the Making Art Auction featuring art work by Alzheimer's patients in the Colorado Springs community, professionally matted and framed. Proceeds benefit the Alzheimer's Association. $80, includes dinner, 266-8773. Sat., April 13, 6 p.m.
Argentine Tango Workshop with Scott McLane at the I.O.O.F. Hall, 2228 W. Pikes Peak Ave. Registration ends at first class; 475-0625. Six Mondays starting April 15. Beginners: 6 p.m.; intermediate: 7:15 p.m.; advanced 8:30 p.m.
Party Arty art auction and fundraiser, featuring works by 50 regional artists and other luxury items at the Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. 634-5583. Final opportunity to bid and celebration: Fri., April 19.
Mural Painting: A Life on the Wall, a slide lecture and reception with Eric Bransby, local artist and nationally renowned fresco muralist at UCCS, 1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy. Free, 262-3988. Fri., April 19, 6 p.m.
call for entries
Bridge Gallery seeking entries for a rubber stamp show, original designs only. Call 548-3849. Deadline: April 16.
Spanish Peaks Arts Council seeking entries for the 2002 photography show. $20 for up to three entries. Call 719/742-3074. Deadline: April 20.
Infusion 2002, a juried exhibition for all visual-arts media. Awards include publication in a calendar. For details or entry forms, call the Colorado Springs Conservatory at 577-4556. Deadline: April 29.
Victor Celebrates the Arts seeking entries for the sculptor show, Aug. 23. Send three slides with dimensions and a SASE to P.O. Box 559, Victor, CO, 80860. For details, call Kirk Myers, 689-2712. Deadline: April 30.
Colorado Springs Jazz Festival seeking entries for its juried art show at the events, July 4 at the Air Force Academy. For guidelines and registration visit
www.coloradospringsjazzfestival.com or call Frameworks, 636-2427.