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.
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. Works by Karen Winfield and Eric Buckner Winfield from August 6-29.
Business of Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-1861. Open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tues.-Sat. Horse Sense runs July 30 through Sept. 5. Personalities in Plastic runs July 30 through Sept. 5. Echoes of Light runs July 30 through Aug. 28.
CHAOS Studios, 802 N. Weber St., 634-5429, $5. Featuring Third Thursdays, an informal viewing of video art and time based media work. Every 3rd Thurs., 8 p.m.
Colorado Springs Airport, 7770 E. Drennan Rd. Featuring Balloon Classic 2003 Photography Contest Winning Entries, Janet Brugos, Ruth Burink, Brenda Cameron, Lucas Cichon, Sherry Rogers and Imagination Celebration Youth Art. Runs through Sept. 30. For more, call Joan at 550-1917.
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, through August 15. Exhibition by Dale Chihuly, through August 15. Emerson Woelffer: Life in the Abstract, through August 15. Art for Art's Sake, through August 15. Museum Discovery Days for ages 6-10 every Saturday.
Colorado Springs Conservatory: Colorado College, Packard Hall, 5 W. Cache La Poudre. Free. Infusion Art Show through Aug. 27. For more call 577-4556.
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, through Aug. 19. Imported Elegance: Kashmir and European Shawls of Paisley Design through June 2005.
Commonwheel Artists, 102 Cañon Ave., 685-1008. Mon.-Sun., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. One Man's Trash is Another Woman's Art featuring Caron O'Neil and Greta Wesley through Aug. 16.
Cottonwood Artists' School, 25 Cimino Drive, 520-1899. Mon., Wed., Fri., 9 a.m. to Noon. Tues., 1-6 p.m. Young Masters Exhibition features art by 8-17 year olds. Runs through Aug. 28.
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. Works by Artists Over 50 runs Aug. 2-31.
El Tesoro Restaurant & Gallery, 10 N. Sierra Madre. 471-0106. Hours Monday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and 5:30-9 p.m. Featuring oil paintings by George Sanchez and woodworks by Marc Shereck Aug. 28.
L.I.W. Cargo, 713 Manitou Ave., 685-0452. Open daily, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Featuring Down North by Judith Michael Myers. Runs through Aug. 30. Reception Aug. 7, 6-8 p.m.
Old Colorado City Branch Library, 2418 W. Pikes Peak Ave., 634-1698. Featuring photographs of Carnegie Libraries from Aug. 14-30.
Penrose Public Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave., 531-6333. Featuring Works by Artists Over 50 runs Aug. 2-31. Featuring Art by Young Artists at Work in the Children's section from Aug. 2-31.
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 MOMWOW by Atomic Elroy. Runs from Aug. 6-28.
Pikes Peak Community College's Downtown Studio Campus, 100 W. Pikes Peak Ave., 527-6000. Hours: Mon.-Thurs., 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Fri.-Sat., 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Featuring MANifestations Art Exhibit, with artists Devin Arnold, John Odlin and Jerry Vargo. Runs through Aug. 18.
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 through August 14; re: Invented--Contemporary American Ceramics August 28; re:Built featuring Joe Kronwitter, Sean O'Meallie, Christopher Romer and Ron Sterkel through Aug. 14; re:Joined featuring Klaus Anselm, Marianne Cardinal and James Koehler through Aug. 21; Orton Cone Box Exhibit May 15-Aug. 21; Springs 7 through Aug. 21.
Smokebrush Foundation and Gallery, 2118 W. Colorado Ave., Suite 102. Open Fri.-Sat., noon to 5 p.m. or by appointment, 444-1012. Featuring E.T.A., an Exhibition of Art related to Flight, Light, and Sight. July 9-Aug. 21.
United States Olympic Committee Visitor Center, 1750 E. Boulder St. Hall of Fame Exhibit, Free. The Champions: Portraits from the NCAA Arena featuring Rich Clarkson portraits. July 1-Sept. 30.
art announcements 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 Open Press Limited, through Oct. 1. Opening Aug. 13, 5-7 p.m.
Bryan & Scott Fine Art Galleries, 112-114 N. Tejon St., 633-9316. Open Tues.- Sat., 9:30 a.m. to 5:25 p.m. Featuring Nine Artists, runs Aug. 13 to Sept. 9. Opening Fri., Aug. 13, 5-8 p.m.
Business of Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-1861. Open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tues.-Sat. Free. FutureSelf entry-level art workshop for "at-risk" youth ages 12-18. Sat. and Sun., Aug. 14-15, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 685-1861, ext. 43 to register.
Cedars Jazz Club at Paragon Culinary school, 3125 Sinton Rd., 633-5541, ext. 4. Open Wed.-Sun., 5 p.m. to 2 a.m. Featuring artist Keith Ladzinski. Runs Aug. 14- Oct. 1. Opening on Sat., Aug. 14, Also art show featuring over 40 artists with displays and a slide show. Jana Lee's live jazz accompanies the martini and cigar bars and a tapas caf.
Cottonwood Artists' School, art class registration. A variety of classes available. Register before Aug. 16 to avoid registration fee, Aug. 25 is last day to register. Call 520-1899 for more info.