All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church, 730 N. Tejon St. Open weekdays 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sun., 11:30 p.m. to 1 p.m. through November. On weekdays, enter the rear doors of the church. Featuring watercolors and photographs by Nard Claar. Opening reception Fri., Sept. 12, 6-8 p.m.
American Numismatic Association Money Museum, 818 N. Cascade Ave., 632-2646. Open Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. noon 4 p.m. Featuring Mountains of Money: A Colorado Story and . Augustus Saint-Gaudens: American Sculptor of the Gilded Age.
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 recent works in water media and collage by Shirley E. Kircher. Reception Sat., Sept. 6, 1-4 p.m.
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.
Bear Creek Fine Art Gallery at the Bear Creek Veterinary Care Clinic, 960 Pico Point, 685-1177. Featuring works by oil painters Kathryn A. McMahon and Kazuko Stern; proceeds donated to Old Friends charity.
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.
Business of Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave., 685-1861. Open Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Featuring Artists of the San Luis Valley, fine art and contemporary craft and Shamans: Spiritual Equilibrium, by Pat Orban, and Rocky Mountain Regional Juried Photography Exhibition..
Clay People Working Artists Studio, 517 Manitou Ave, Manitou Springs, 685-1820, Open house Fri., Sept. 5, 5-8 p.m. Pottery and Jewelry in Raku, Stoneware and Kosai irridescent. Meet the artists: Talia Cortez Dubay, Casey Hankin, Jeremiah Houck, Cheryl Cox Lafon, Maggie Quinn, Anne Westbrook, Julie Wink and Arlene Wood.
Coffee Warehouse, 526 S Tejon St., 227-8639. Featuring Brickworks ... and Moore, black and white photos by Nancy Moore. Mid-show opening Friday, Sept 12, 5-8 pm.
Colorado College Coburn Gallery in the Worner Center, 902 N. Cascade Ave., 389-6607. Open Tues.-Sat., 12:30-7:30 p.m. Featuring Recent Collages by Dave Armstrong.
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. Augustus Saint-Gaudens: American Sculptor of the Gilded Age.
Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St., 385-5990. Open Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free. Featuring Quilts and Woodworking, juried exhibit in conjunction with Colorado Quilting Council and Woodworkers Guild of Colorado Springs.
Commonwheel Artists, 102 Cañon Ave., 685-1008. Mon.-Sun., 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Featuring Expressions From Within, works by Myron Deckard, Marica Hefti, Lee Manning, and Lou Ann Zachariah through October 14. Opening reception Fri. Sept. 12, 5-8 p.m.
The Craftwood Inn, 404 El Paso Blvd., Manitou, 685-9000. Open 5:30-10 p.m. daily. Featuring Material Adventure, mixed media works by Kim Sayers-Newlin and Betty Atherton. Opening reception Thurs., Sept. 11 from 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 Tim Davis, abstract photography, Patricia and Michael Kimak, fine art photography, and selected works by Richard Hoge.
Eagle Fire Gallery, 444 E. Hwy. 24, Woodland Park, 687-5700. Open daily 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Featuring The Power of Purple, a multimedia celebration of the violet ray.
Gallery of the Southwest, 205 S. Main Street, Pueblo, 719/542-3917. Featuring Presents: Paintings by Joni Giarrantano and Jerry "Bucky" Dowdy.
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 daily, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Featuring Daniel Daggett nationally known fine handblown glass artist.
Museum of the American Cowboy, 101 Pro Rodeo Drive. 528-4764. Featuring Art of the Saddlemaker. Opening reception Sat., Sept. 13, 5:30-7 p.m.
Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. Featuring ColorFest, a Watermedia Exhibit showcasing the work of 16 artists and presented by Chromatic Edge. Opening reception, Sept. 11, 5 to 8 p.m. Viewing also Sept. 13 and 20, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more, call. 495-8153.
Phototroph Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave., Suite 111, under the Colorado Avenue bridge, 442-6995. Open Sat., noon to 5 p.m.; Weekdays by appointment. Featuring Real Indians, black-and white photographs by Andrea Modica. The show runs Sept. 5-27.
The Red Pueblo, 2212 W. Cucharras, 648-6036. Call for hours. Representing Native American culture. Featuring Maria Redmoon, Kara Sumchiwa, Zoe Silentsky, R.N. Catron, George Sugardrum, Jeff Manyponies, Sally Mac. Donations to the Southwest Indian Foundation always accepted. Through Sept.
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 Gene Kloss: Centennial Celebration, Drawings and The Early Years, John Buck, Jean Gumpper, Bruce Hilvitz: Nancy Boy and Ramona Lapsely: Gyotaku Prints.
Smokebrush Foundation & Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave., STE. 102, 444-1012. Featuring Smoke Signals, recent works by artists associated with the foundation since 1992.
Textures Gallery, 2501 W. Colorado Ave., 475-2104. Open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Artist Trunk Show featuring Christopher Lane's pastel paintings on Thurs., Sept. 11, 4-8 p.m.
Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, Palmer Lake, 481-0475,
www.trilakesarts.com . Gallery hours Tues. Sun., noon-4 p.m. Featuring items created by studio artists, instructors, students of TLCA, art classes and artist members. Show runs through Sept. 20
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 announcements Local Artist Slide Slam, Fine Arts Center Music Room, 30 W. Dale St., $4-$7. Featuring Rodney Wood and Tom McElroy. Thurs., Sept. 18, 6 p.m. For more, call Melinda at 634-5581 ext. 318.
State Arts Convention, Business of Arts Center, 515 W. Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs. $$. Maryo Ewell, associate director of the Colorado Council on the Arts will speak on "Inspiration Amidst Chaos and Change." Also workshops, discussions. Sat.-Sun., Sept. 13-14. For more, call 303/979-8171 or e-mail email@example.com.
Art Auction, Pine Creek High School, 10750 Thunder Mountain Ave. $5. Fri., Sept. 12, 6:30 - 10 p.m. Admission includes complimentary expresso bar, desserts, and door prizes. For more, call 481-1174.
Handspinning, the origins and methods of creating yarn, Mountain View Church of Christ, 1060 E. La Salle St. The Pikes Peak Weavers' Guild presents Anita Deen. Fri., Sept. 12, 9 a.m. Call 226-0210 for more information.
College Preparatory scholarship available to eligible high school students for music and theater studies at the Colorado Springs Conservatory. Fall semester begins Sept. 15. Call 577-4556 for interview appointment and application.
Life Drawing, Business of Arts Center, 515 Manitou Ave. $8. Drawing with a live model, 2nd Thurs. of month, 7 10 p.m. For more, call 685-1861.