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Antler's Adams Mark Hotel, 4 S. Cascade Ave. Featuring Take Seven, the work of seven local portrait photographers including Sean Cayton, Ryan and Becky Kercher, Miranda Kombert, Jane McBee, Wendy Pearce Nelson, Sandra Elliott Orsillo, Christian and Joel Metzler. In the atrium through Jan. 2003.

Art Gallery of the Rockies, 5051 N. Academy Blvd., 260-1873. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Featuring Wildlife Art Limited Edition prints and paintings by various artists through Jan.

La Baguette, 4440 N. Chestnut (off Garden of the Gods), 599-0686. Open 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Featuring the nature photographs of Nathan Robinson, through Jan.

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 paintings Ed Baldez, through Jan.

Bridge Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave., 329-1574. Open Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays, noon to 3 p.m. Appointments available, 329-1574. Featuring Bob Hoogterp Retrospective through Feb. 2.

Colorado College Coburn Gallery in the Worner Center, 902 N. Cascade Ave., 389-6607. Open Tues.-Sat., 12:30-7:30 p.m. Featuring Drawings from the Winter Landscape: Paintings from Colorado to Coahuila by Bogdan Swider. There will be a gallery talk on Tues., Jan. 21, at 3 p.m. and an opening reception from 4 to 6 p.m.

Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St., 634-5581. $2-$5. Free to members and free to all on Saturdays. Open Tues.-Sat., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sun., 1-5 p.m. Daily docent tours at 10:30 a.m. Featuring Collected Visions: African American Self-Taught Artists from the Southeastern U.S., Jan. 31 through May 18; Transcendent Spirit: Works by Luis Gonzalez Palma Jan. 31 through April 25; Flowering Mountain Earth: Continuity and Change Among the Highland Maya, Jan. 31 through March 16. Opening reception: Fri., Jan. 31, 4-7:30 p.m.

Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St., 385-5990. Open Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free. Featuring Let It Shine: Improvisations in AfricanAmerican Star Quilts through Feb. 23.

Commonwheel Artists, 102 Cañon Ave., 685-1008. Mon.-Sun., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Featuring Pots by the Pound, Commonwheel's annual pottery & art sale through Jan. 21, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. 685-1008.

Dale Street Caf and Gallery, 115 E. Dale, 578-9898. Open Mon.-Thurs., 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Fri.-Sat., 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Featuring the black-and-white photography of Lee Manning, through Feb. Also fine art photography by Patricia and Michael Kimak, oils by Richard Hoge and other artists.

Gallery of Contemporary Art at UCCS, 1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway, 262-3567. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Sat., 1-4 p.m. Featuring Front Range Student Art Exhibit, best work from students across the Front Range, through Feb. 7.

Phototroph Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave., Suite 111, under the Colorado Avenue bridge, 442-6995. Open Sat., noon to 5 p.m.; Sun., noon to 3 p.m. Weekdays by appointment. Featuring Hal Gould: Photographic Legacy, an exhibition and sale. Through Feb. 9.

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. In the Hoag Gallery: Iconography, a celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Orthodox Church. Byzantine and Renaissance icons will reveal the spiritual and artistic path taken by the Greek and Roman Orthodox church, through Jan. 25. Abracadabra!, a new hands-on exhibit, will be featured at the Sangre de Cristo Arts and Conference Center at 210 N. Santa Fe Ave., Pueblo. $4 adults, $3 children. Sat., Jan. 18 through May 31. For more, visit

www.sdc-arts.org.


art announcements

ArtsPeak for Southern Colorado will broadcast highlights from an entire year of interviews on KCME 88.7 FM. Sat., Jan. 18, 5:30 p.m.

Jurors Wanted: The Pikes Peak Arts Council is seeking jurors with some expertise in theater, visual art, classical and popular music or poetry for the Peak Area Performances and Artists Awards. Commitment involves viewing most performances or gallery shows for the 2002-2003 arts season. Send letter of intent and qualifications to Eve Tilley, P.O. Box 1073, Colorado Springs, CO 80901. Deadline: Fri., Jan. 31.

Slow Food: A Celebration of Latin American Culture featuring food, wines, and art at the Fine Arts Center Theater Lounge, 30 W. Dale. $25-$30. Sat., Feb. 1, 5-8 p.m. Reservations by Jan. 25, 475-2444 Ext. 318.

First Thursday, a hip, unique environment featuring food and cocktails from 5 to 8 p.m. on the first Thursday of the month at the Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. $4-$8, 634-5581. Next event: Feb. 6.


call for entries

The Colorado Art Education Association is accepting slides for the upcoming exhibit at the Tri Lakes Art Center in Palmer Lake. This exhibit is open to all artists who teach art. This includes retired art educators as well as teachers in training. Those who teach workshops and seminars are also welcome to participate. Entries due Jan. 18. Show dates are Feb. 7 through March 8. For more, call 685-3717 or e-mail

rlapsley@ffc8.org.

Pikes Peak Library District invites entries for Art @ 100, a juried competition celebrating 100 years of libraries in our region. Artists 12 and older are asked to depict "what libraries mean to you." Artists should drop off work on Wed., Feb. 26, at the East Library, 5550 N. Union Blvd., between 10 a.m. and noon, and pick it up between 5 and 5:30 p.m. the same day. A fee of $10 entitles artist to submit up to three works. Art selected will be shown at the East Library throughout May 2003. For more information, e-mail cmatthews@ppld.org or call 531-6333, Ext. 1202.

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