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. Free. Visual Joys: Here and There, Through June 30.
ARTSpace Gallery, at Hillside Community Center, 925 S. Institute. 385-7900. Open 8 a.m. weekdays, Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sun., Noon-6 p.m. Presenting America, the Beautiful: Painting, Sculpture, Etchings. June 27 through August 15. Reception June 27, 3-5 p.m.
Bridge Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave., 329-1574. Open Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays, noon to 3 p.m. Appointments avail. Don Green Sculptures. Runs through June 27.
Colorado Springs Art Guild Regional 2004 Show, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade. Free. Runs through June 30. For more call 574-6649 or 630-1611.
Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St., 634-5581. $2-$5. Open Tues.-Sat., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sun., 1-5 p.m. Daily docent tours at 10:30 a.m. Realism & Illusion: Selections from the Taylor Museum Permanent Collection, Exhibition by Dale Chihuly, Emerson Woelffer: Life in the Abstract, Art for Art's Sake. Museum Discovery Days for ages 6-10, every Saturday.
Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St., 385-5990. Open Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free. Featuring These Rare Lands, photographs by Stan Jorstad, June 26-Aug. 19. Imported Elegance: Kashmir and European Shawls of Paisley Design.
Commonwheel Artists, 102 Cañon Ave., 685-1008. Mon.-Sun., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tandem Exhibit, featuring art by Mickey Baxter and Susan B. Demos. Show runs through June 21. Expressions in Kumihimo. Opening reception Fri., June 25, 5-8 p.m. Runs June 24 through July 19.
Cottonwood Artists' School, 25 Cimino Drive, 520-1899. Mon., Wed., Fri., 9 a.m. to Noon. Tues., 2-8 p.m. Featuring the Annual Student Show. Runs through June 29.
East Library, 5550 N. Union Blvd., 531-6333, x1202. Photographer Tony Gleaton will exhibit Africa's Legacy in Mexico. Meet the photographer Wed., July 28 at 7 p.m. Show runs from July 2-31.
Florin Group, 26 S. Tejon, Suite 300, 471-8422. Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Featuring The Keyhole Show, student work from the Colorado Springs School. Runs through July 2.
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 Low Altitude, High Altitude & Rebecca Blustone, Fiber Artist, through July 30.
L.I.W. Cargo, 713 Manitou Ave., 685-0452. Open daily, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Featuring Roger Carlson's landscapes through June. For more call 685-0452.
Mediterranean Caf, 118 E. Kiowa, 633-0115. Open Tues.-Fri., 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 4:30-8 p.m., Mon. and Sat., 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Featuring Springtime in the Rockies and The Ghosts of Hayman. Runs through June 30.
Mountain Living Studio, 741 Manitou Avenue, Manitou Springs, 685-0225. Free. Featuring 78 Colorado artists. Summer hours: daily 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Fri. and Sat. until 7 p.m. Closed Wed.
Orly's Art Gallery, 730 S. Tejon. 630-3371. Open Tues.- Fri., 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Featuring Figurative Works. Reception Fri., June 25, 6-9 p.m. Show runs through Tues., Aug. 3.
Plantera Group, 517 S. Cascade Ave., 886-0456. Featuring Casey Chinn, Betty Ross and Tony Tirado. Reception, Tues., June 29, 5-8 p.m. $15. Reservations required. Show runs through Sept. 30.
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 Vertical 2:1: An Exhibition and Sale of All-Vertical Photographs of Larry Hampton. Runs through June 25.
Raven's Nest Coffee, 330 N. Institute. 632-3433. Open Mon.-Fri., 5 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Sat., 6 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Sun., 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free. Featuring Sam Hollingsworth's charcoal drawings and paintings through June 24 and Tim Lavery June 25-July 29.
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. re: Nowned--Mel and Bernice Strawn, re: Invented--Contemporary American Ceramics, re:Built, re:Joined; Orton Cone Box Exhibit, Springs 7. Also Fridays, June 18 through August 20, Noon-1 p.m. and 2-3 p.m. Art demonstrations with regional artists. Classes: Calligraphy, Adults. June 23-July 14, $53-$55; Learn to Draw Realistic Portraits, Ages 14-Adult. June 28-Aug. 2, $53-$55.
art announcements Hall of Fame Exhibit, United States Olympic Committee Visitor Center, 1750 E. Boulder St. Free. The Champions: Portraits from the NCAA Arena featuring Rich Clarkson portraits. July 1-Sept. 30.
ART SPLASH II, 32 Bleu, 32 S. Tejon St. $10. Featuring 15 artists, dance and 3 bands. Wed., July 21, 6 p.m.-1 a.m., Reception 6-8 p.m. For more call 331-1438.
Fine Arts Festival, The Shops at Briargate, 1885 Briargate Pkwy. Free. Benefits FutureSelf. Take part in Giant Wall painting, coloring and collage activities for kids and adults. Friday through Sunday., July 9-11, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. For more call 265-6264 or visit www.theshopsatbriargate.com.