Arati Artists Gallery, 2425 W. Colorado Ave., 636-1901. Open Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sun., noon to 4 p.m. Featuring oils and watercolors by Richard E. Williams, through April. www.aratiartists.com.
Artazia Gallery & Frames, 2521 W. Colorado Ave., 477-0632. Open Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. Featuring over 30 local artists including Bear, Marica Hefti, Rick Bainbridge, Lee Manning, Carol Ettinger, Irma Bracken, Janice E. Hill and Bill Crowley.
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 Peep Show works of fiber, clay, painting and sculpture by Devin Arnold, through April 27.
Business of Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave., 685-1861. Open Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Featuring Little Portraits of Heaven, Religious Icons by Bulgarian artist Ognjan Kolev in the Avenue Gallery through May 3.
Colorado College Coburn Gallery in the Worner Center, 902 N. Cascade Ave., 389-6607. Open Tues.-Sat., 12:30-7:30 p.m. Featuring annual senior art majors exhibit. Tues., April 22 Sun., May 18. Opening reception Wed., April 23, 4-6 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., through May 18; Transcendent Spirit: Works by Luis Gonzalez Palma, through April 25.
Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St., 385-5990. Open Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free. Featuring 100 Years of Photography: A Bill Bowers Retrospective, through June 1.
Commonwheel Artists, 102 Cañon Ave., 685-1008. Open Mon.-Sun., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Featuring spring invitational lathe turned wood by Ed Davidson, blown glass by Chip Jones, clay sculpture by Deb Komitor, hand-painted photography by Padgett McFeely, and decorative clay by Fin Reed. Through April 22. www.commonwheel.com.
Cottonwood Art Academy, 102 W. Cucharras St., 520-1899. Featuring student art show and sale, through April 29.
The Craftwood Inn, 404 El Paso Blvd., Manitou, 685-9000. Open 5:30-10 p.m. daily. Featuring recent paintings by Elizabeth Stanbro through July 9. Opening reception on Thurs., April 24, 5-7 p.m.
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 collages and watercolors by Bruni Berkowitz, through June 9. Also fine art photography by Patricia and Michael Kimak, oils by Richard Hoge.
Eagle Fire Gallery, 444 E. Highway 24, Woodland Park, 687-5700. Featuring Divine by Design, a contemporary display of imagery presented in a multi-media art show through June 12.
FastFrame Gallery, 5154 Centennial Blvd., 277-0161. Open Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Featuring 35 pieces of watercolor art, benefits Alzheimer's Association.
Gallery of Contemporary Art at UCCS, 1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway, 262-3567. Open Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Sat., 1-4 p.m. Featuring annual student exhibition, through May 16. Opening reception: Fri., April 18, 5-7 p.m.
Pikes Peak Community College's Downtown Studio Campus, 100 W. Pikes Peak Ave., 527-6000. Open Mon-Thurs., 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Fri., 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Sat., 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Featuring the Annual Pikes Peak Community College Student Art Show. Opening reception on Fri., April 18, 5-7:30 p.m. Through May 9. Free.
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 Solar Photogravures, an exhibition by Missouri photographer Deborah Riley. Through April 27.
Plantera Group Inc., 517 S. Cascade, 886-0456. Open Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Featuring works by Michael Cellan, Louis Cicotello and Dave Armstrong.
The Warehouse Gallery, 25 W. Cimarron St., 475-8880, presents three new artists: Holly Parker, Tish Lacy Reed and Dr. John Sherman.
Potluck an open entry, juried fine art exhibition presented by The Business of Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs. Featuring regional ceramics and printmaking. Intake dates: Sat., April 19, 3-6 p.m. and Mon., April 21, 1-5 p.m. Exhibition will open on Fri., May 2, and run through June 8. Prizes and awards are available. Call 685-1861 for more.
The Gallery in the Park, 132 W. Ryus, 20 local artists displaying original work in a variety of media as well as featured artist Suzan Bradford's first paintings in "Just Women" a series inspired by the recent Air Force Academy rapes and cover-ups. Through Sat., April 26, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. For more, call 742-3074.
Call for entries: multimedia, juried art show in May/June at the Pikes Peak Center, sponsored by the Colorado Springs Art Guild. Open to all artists; no slides. Entry by preregistration. Forms available at local art dealers and frame shops. Call 630-1611 for details.
Body Packaging III : Identity Crisis: Calling all artists, musicians and designers, a juried show of original works designed for the human body. Accepted pieces are professionally staged and performed on the runway to follow a show at the Fine Arts Center. Not a fashion show. $3,000 in cash awards. Entry fee $20-$25. For entry form contact Lindsay at 481-8205 or email@example.com