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 and sculptures by Peggy Cook, July 1 31.
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.
Business of Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave., 685-1861. Open Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Featuring H20: Essential for Life through Aug. 10, Roadside Color through July 12 and The Role of Nature in the Human Spirit through July 12.
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; ReconFIGURED: Persons and Personas of the Permanent Collection; Something New: Contemporary Regional Artists, William Cummins, Daniel Raffin and Rita Zimmerman; Red White Blue and God Bless You: A Portrait of Northern New Mexico; Photographs by Alsex Harris; and International Watermedia XIII, presented by the Pikes Peak Watercolor Society. Artist Gallery Talk with Rita Zimmerman, Thurs., June 26, 6 p.m. Free.
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, 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, through July 15.
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. Also fine art photography by Patricia and Michael Kimak, oils by Richard Hoge. Photogravure and Intaglio by Nikos Pulos through Aug 11.
Earth, Spin, and Fire, 220B West Main Street, Florence. Gallery hours Sat. and Sun. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and by appointment. Primal Intuition Ceramic Show and Sale featuring the works of Denise Philipbar, June 21 - 29. For more, call 719/429-5148 or visit www. earthspinandfire.com.
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.
The Gallery at Woodmen Valley Chapel, 350 Chapel Lane, 599-8652. Viewing hours Sat., Noon to 9 p.m. Sun., 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Featuring Canaan Gallery works June 27 through Aug. 2. Opening reception Fri., June 27, 5 to 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.
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.
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.
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.
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 June 28. Call 442-6995 or www.phototroph.com.
Phil Lynch/Mary Ford Gallery, 2210 W. Cucharras St., 648-6036. Representing Native American culture, associated with the Southwest Indian Foudation. 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.
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. Featuring The Quiet Landscape, the Fab Four Visit the King, Human Being, Bonnie Waugh's early mixed-media pieces, Steel City: Contemporary American in Metal, I-25: Forty Artists from the Corridor. Smilin' Island, Art Goes on a Road Trip. $4 adults, $3 children.
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.
art announcements Art Splash - An Eclectic Art Event, 32 Bleu, 32 South Tejon. $7. Wed., July 2, 6:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. An eclectic art event featuring artists, poets, musicians and performance art. For more, visit
Old Colorado City Gallery Walk, Colorado Ave. from 24th to 27th streets. Free. Eleven participating galleries have refreshments, discounts, artist demonstrations. Every 2nd and 4th Thurs., June through Sept., 4 8 p.m.
Call for entries, Artful Women Exhibit, Fremont Center for the Arts, 505 Macon Ave, Canon City. Open to Colorado women artists 18 years of age and older. No art previously exhibited at Fremont Center for the Arts. July 1 deadline for September 5 opening. For prospectus write: Zonta Club of Canon city, PO Box 13845, Canon City, CO, 81215.
Call for entries, Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum's Capture the Courthouse, Architectural Detail as Art, 2-dimensional artwork depicting the architectural details of the Pioneers Museum building. Jury dates Oct. 10 - 11. Call 385-5990.
Call for entries, Old Colorado City Founders' Day Celebration, Bancroft Park, Food and art/craft space available. For more, call 636-1225 or pick up an application at the History Center, 1 S. 24th St.
Visual Arts Call for Entries, Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo Parade, Downtown Colorado Springs. Entry deadline is Fri., July 18. This year's theme is Home of the Brave. For more, call 635-8803.