Arati Artists Gallery, 2425 W. Colorado Ave. Open Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sun., noon to 4 p.m. 636-1901. Featuring functional clay shapes by P & G Pottery through June. 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 Move It! , mixed media, fiber, clay painting and sculpture through June 29.
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 Edward Borein: Paintings and Prints (May 10 Aug. 10); ReconFIGURED: Persons and Personas of the Permanent Collection (through Aug. 24); Something New: contemporary Regional Artists, William Cummins, Daniel Raffin and Rita Zimmerman (June 13 Aug. 31). Red White Blue and God Bless You: A Portrait of Northern New Mexico, Photographs by Alsex Harris (June 21 Aug. 31); International Watermedia XIII, presented by the Pikes Peak Watercolor Society; and Something New: Contemporary Regional Artists (through Sept. 7).
Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St., 385-5990. Open Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free. Featuring It's Only Fun and Games, toys for all ages, June 14 through Aug.
Commonwheel Artists, 102 Cañon Ave., 685-1008. Mon.-Sun., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Featuring Head in the Clouds, Feet on the Ground, an exhibit of environment and habitat paintings by Mary Helsaple, June 13 - July 15. Opening reception June 13 from 5 8 p.m. For more, call 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 collages and watercolors by Bruni Berkowitz through June 9. Also fine art photography by Patricia and Michael Kimak, oils by Richard Hoge. Photogravure and Intaglio by Nikos Pulos June 11 Aug 11.
John Deaux Art Gallery, 221 S. Union, Pueblo, featuring paintings by Edward Sajbel and Lew Tilly. Open Tues.- Sat., 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. 719/545-8407.
Eagle Fire Gallery, 444 E. Hwy. 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. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Featuring 35 pieces of watercolor art. The Light is the Thing, a juried show with 2- and 3-dimensional media. June 20 Aug. 15. Opening reception Fri., June 20, 6 8 p.m.
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 Neo-Geo Revisited, An Invitational Exhibition. Through August 29.
Hillside Community Center Art Gallery, 925 S. Institute, 385-7900. Open Mon. Fri. 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., Sat., 10 a.m. 8 p.m., Sun., noon 6 p.m. Featuring Embracing Soul, a celebration of Junteenth. Reception Sun., June 15, noon 3 p.m.
La Baguette, 4440 N Chestnut, 599-0686. Featuring Portals Revisited the black and white photos of Nancy Moore.
L.I.W. Cargo, 713 Manitou Ave., 685-0452. Open Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sun., noon to 5 p.m. Featuring Springs Seven, including George Hart, Howard Dutzi, Rita Cirillo and Kazuko Stern through June 30.
Manitou Center for Photography, 103 Ruxton Ave., Manitou Springs. Open Sat.and Sun., noon to 3 p.m.; weekdays by appointment. 963-8501. Featuring Alt_Proc new experimental work from the students at UCCS.
Organic Earth Caf, 1124 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-0986 Featuring art by Peter Teekamp and others. Open Mon. Thurs. 9 a.m. -midnight and Fri. Sun. 9 a.m. to 2 a.m.
Pikes Peak Community College's Downtown Studio Campus, 100 W. Pikes Peak Ave., Hours: 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 Laura Ben-Amots, Works on Paper, Jean Gumper, Works on Paper, Dani Greer, Fused and Painted Glass and Mosaics. Through June 20. Free. Call 527-6000.
Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. Featuring Spontanaeity 2003, presented by the Colorado Springs Art Guild. Fri. May 16 to June 30.Viewing hours Sat. June 21 and June 28, 10 a.m. 2 p.m.
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 Candlepower by Rodney Wood through through June 28. Call 442-6995 or www.phototroph.com.
Phil Lynch/Mary Ford Gallery, 2210 W. Cucharras St., 648-6036. Representing Native American culture. Featuring Maria Redmoon, Kara Sumchiwa, Zoe Silentsky, R.N. Catron, Sheryl and Gary Benson, George Sugardrum and Sally Mac.
Plantera Group Inc., 517 S. Cascade, 886-0456. Open Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Featuring works by John Odlin, Pat Orban, Michael Baum and The Art Bank. Call 391-5244.
Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum, 1111 Washington Ave., Golden. Hours: Mon. Sat., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Showing Contemporary Japanese Quilts -- New Works by Quilt Artists in Japan. Through July 12.
Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, 210 N. Santa Fe Ave., Pueblo, 719/295-7200. Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. $3-$4, free to members The Quiet Landscape by Pat Dagnon, the Fab Four Visit the King, the work of four top Pueblo painters, Human Being by Andrea Modica, Bonnie Waugh's early mixed-media pieces, Steel City: Contemporary American in Metal. Summer exhibits revolve around the artists of Interstate 25. Buell Children's Museum features Smilin' Island, Art Goes on a Road Trip. $4 adults, $3 children. For more, visit www.sdc-arts.org or call 719/295-7200. Public reception for summer exhibitions Fri., June 13, 5 - 8 p.m. in the Helen T. White Galleries.
Textures Gallery, 2501 W. Colorado Ave., 475-2104. Gallery hours: Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Sun., noon to 5 p.m. Meet local artist Ann Wagner, Thurs., June 26, 4 8 p.m. in conjunction with the Old Colorado City Gallery.
The Warehouse Gallery, 25 W. Cimarron St., presents three new artists, Holly Parker, Tish Lacy Reed and Dr. John Sherman. 475-8880.
Wayne Lambert Gallery, 2605A W. Colorado Ave., Suite 214. Gallery open Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. or by appointment. Call 266-6700. Featuring black-and-white photographs of the southwest U.S. and Mexico.
art announcementsCall for entries, Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum's Capture the Courthouse, Architectural Detail as Art, celebrating the 100th birthday of the El Paso County Courthouse, now the home of the Pioneers Museum. 2-dimensional artwork depicting the architectural details of the building. Jury dates Oct. 10 - 11. Call 385-5990.
Call for entries, Digital Art 2003. Categories include digital photography, digital painting, vector-based drawing and digital collage. 3-d work is eligible. Entries (slides or prints) and $12 per-entry fee due Fri., July 11. For more, call the Steamboat Springs Arts Council at 970/879-9008.
Call for entries, Old Colorado City Founders' Day Celebration, Bancroft Park, Colorado and 24th St., Sat., Aug. 9 and Sun., Aug. 10. Food and art/craft space available. Applications due by Aug. 5. For more, call 636-1225.
Where's Woelffer? The Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center is planning an exhibit of the paintings, prints, collages, and other graphic media by renowned artist Emerson Woelffer. If you own any of his work or know of anyone who does, contact Judy Burdick at 634-5581 x352.
Call for Entries, Commonwheel Artists Co-op proposals for 2004 gallery exhibition schedule, 102 Canon Ave., Manitou Spgs., Send SASE for application form. Deadline July 1. Call 685-1008 for more information.
Artist and Food Vendor applications for Chile Harvest Festival to be held at the Denver Botanic Gardens September 6 7. Applications downloaded at www.chacweb.org. Deadline June 15.
Call for Entries, International Experimental Cinema Exposition seeks films that challenge popular and conventional modes of cinema. Preview copies must be submitted in VHS format; final screening in film print format. Deadline Sept. 1. Nominal fee. For more, visit www.experimentalcinema.com or call 277-6657.
Call for entries: 2nd Annual Rocky Mountain Regional Juried Photography Exhibition. Sponsored by the Business of Art Center. Entry Deadline Fri., July 11. Show begins Aug. 23. .Open to photographers 18 and older, living in Ariz., Colo., Idaho, Mont., N. M., Utah and Wyoming. Applications available at www.workingwithartists.org, or call Heather at 578-9226.