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. Colorado 2004: A Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Art from Jan. 31-Apr. 11. Upcoming: Linda McCartney's Sixties: Portrait of an Era from Feb. 14-Apr. 10.
Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St., 385-5990. Open Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free. Featuring Capture the Courthouse: Architectural Detail as Art, a juried exhibit showcasing the 100-year old building. Through Feb. 28.
Commonwheel Artists, 102 Cañon Ave., 685-1008. Mon.-Sun., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nicaraguan Pottery, a benefit for Potters For Peace, runs through Feb. 23.
East Library, 5550 N. Union Blvd., 531-6333, x1202. Mosaic artist Debbi Nelson exhibits Feb. 2-29. Information about Zambia, Africa will be displayed to commemorate Peace Corps Week from Feb. 2-29.
El Tesoro Restaurant & Gallery, 10 N. Sierra Madre St., 471-0106. Mon.- Sat., 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 5:30-9 p.m. Featuring watercolors by Karen Standridge and Kosai Ware plus raku by Maggie Quinn.
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 AKA- Also Known As, an exhibition of anonymous art by regional artists. Runs through Mar. 19.
Pikes Peak Community College's Downtown Studio Campus, 100 W. Pikes Peak Ave., 527-6000. Hours: Mon-Thurs., 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Fri., 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Sat., 9 a.m. to noon. Featuring PPCC Art Students, runs through Feb. 24.
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 Margaret Kasahara: Another Flavor, Recent Works by Elaine Bean and A Flock of Boxes by Jerry Simpson through Feb. 7, Placement-Displacement-Replacement through May 15, Borderlands through May 15, and Bill Amundson's Confessions of a Suburban Regionalist through May 1. Aerial views of society and it's impact on the environment by Sarah McKenzie, Mark Abrahamson and Jim Wark through May 8.
art announcements 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 Pupils, a juried exhibition of photographs by high school students in the Pikes Peak region, runs Feb. 6-14. Opening reception Fri., Feb. 6, 5-8 p.m.
Raven's Nest Coffee, 330 N. Institute St., 632-3433. Pastels by local artist Pat Geonetta run from Feb. 6- Feb. 29. Opening on Feb. 6, 6-8 p.m.
Hearthstone Inn, 506 N. Cascade Ave., 473-4413. Featuring the recent artworks of Jeffrey Bain. Opening Sun. Feb. 8, 1-5 p.m., runs 1-5 p.m. daily through Feb. 11.
Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, Palmer Lake, 481-0475,
www.trilakesarts.com . Gallery hours Tues. Sun., noon-4 p.m. Featuring 2nd annual Rocky Mountain Regional Photo Exhibit juried by Lee Manning, opens Feb. 6, 7-9 p.m. Exhibit runs through Feb. 27.
Watercolor classes, running from Feb. 10- March 2 on Tuesdays, 6:30 to 8:45 p.m. $55 plus materials. Learn from D-11 to use watercolor to capture the beauty of flowers. Call 520-2384 for location and pre-registration.