Business of Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-1861. Open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tues.-Sat. Diptychs/Triptychs runs from Oct. 14- Nov. 13. Unmasking the Artist runs Oct. 14- Nov. 13. Rocky Mountain Regional Juried Photography Exhibition.
Colorado College Coburn Gallery in the Worner Center, 902 N. Cascade Ave., 389-6607. Open Tues.-Sat., 12:30-7:30 p.m. Featuring George Crumb Music Scores from Oct. 13-26. Gallery talk and opening on Oct. 18, 5 p.m.
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. Exhibits include Ansel Adams and Edwin Land: Art, Science and Invention, The Persistence of Myth and Tragedy In Twentieth Century Mexican Art.
Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St., 385-5990. Open Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free. Featuring Imported Elegance: Kashmir and European Shawls of Paisley Design, Quilts and Fine Woodworking.
Commonwheel Artists, 102 Cañon Ave., 685-1008. Mon.-Sun., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Featuring Jazz, an exhibit with weaving, pottery, quilt art and fused glass runs through Oct. 18.
Cottonwood Artists' School, 25 Cimino Drive, 520-1899. Mon., Wed., Fri., 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tues., 1-6 p.m. Appointments avail. Featuring Landscapes, Portraiture, Mixed Media and Figurative Works by Cottonwood instructor and studio artists. Runs through Oct. 29.
Crider Shepard Gallery, 725 Manitou Ave. #5, 471-4069. Open Fri.-Mon, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Tues.-Thurs. by appointment. Featuring Primative Obscura, by John Enright and Dan Romano.
Museum of the American Cowboy, 101 ProRodeo Dr., 528-4764. Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Featuring Art of the Saddle Maker, running through Oct. 23. Saddle Makers Fall Seminar including many leathering workshops, Oct. 23-24.
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 As Time Goes By, works by over twenty regional artists.
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 At the Turn of the Century, photographs by Mark Sink through Oct. 30.
Pikes Peak Community College Downtown Campus, 100 W. Pikes Peak Ave. Open Mon.-Thurs., 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Fri.-Sat., 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Featuring Art Faculty Exhibit including mixed media, ceramics, design, digital sculpture, jewelry, clay, glass, photography and more. Runs through Oct. 22.
Public library exhibits in October, free. Penrose Public Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave. Featuring The Book of Pirates through Oct. 31; The Golden Age of Sail through Nov. 20; Tools of the Trade Oct. 1-29. East Library, 5550 N. Union Blvd. Featuring Hugh Koester Photographs Oct. 1-31 and Nothing to Hide: Mental Illness in the Family through Oct. 30. Monument Branch Library, 1706 Lake Woodmoor Dr. Featuring Marilyn Dunn's Brass Rubbings, Oct. 1-31. Cheyenne Mtn. Library, 1791D 8th St., Portraits and Landscapes by Dick Eustice, through Oct. 31.
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. Featuring Spika through Nov. 4.
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 Representing the West exhibit and sale, Larry Heller through Oct. 30; Bob Johnston Saddle Collection and Francis King collection of Western art through Oct. 23; Stephen Batura: The Way Things Are, Leon Loughridge: Saddles, Cabins and Mountain Vistas, Stephen Collector: Journeys to Ancient America and Jeannie Breeding: Earth Elements through Nov. 6.
Smokebrush Foundation and Gallery, 2118 W. Colorado Ave., Suite 102. Open Fri.-Sat., noon to 5 p.m. or by appointment, 444-1012. Featuring Vote/Peace through Nov. 6. Joel Pelletier's painting American Fundamentalists (Christ's Entry into Washington in 2008) will be on display Oct. 22 at 6 p.m. and Oct. 23, noon to 5 p.m.
art announcements Nothing to Hide: Mental Illness In the Family, a photo-text exhibit courtesy of Family Diversity Projects at East Library, 5550 N. Union through Oct. 30; Wells Fargo Bank Lobby, 90 S. Cascade Ave. through Oct. 16; UCCS University Center, 1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy. Oct. 17-30. Call Anne at 964-1160 for more.
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 3 Local Collectors, Highlights from the Brasch, Lehrer and Wenderski Collections through Nov. 23. Opening Oct. 15, 5-7 p.m. Symposium with the collectors on Nov. 4, 7 p.m.
Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, 304 Hwy. 105, Palmer Lake, 481-0475. Open Tues.-Sat., noon to 5 p.m. Featuring A Celebration of Life, Thought, Spirit and Imagination. Runs Oct. 15 through Nov. 13.
Mosaic Nights, Adobe Moby, 2360J Montebello Square Dr. $10/night. Open to all skill levels, work on your own projects at your own pace, taught by Juanita Canzoneri. Tuesdays, Oct. 19- Nov. 16, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Call 389-1337 for more.
Creating Fall Arrangements Using Weathered Wood, Fine Arts Center music room, 30 W. Dale St. $5. Social gathering with Ikebana Intl. Ch.95 inclues light refreshments at 12:30 p.m., program begins at 1 p.m. Wed., Oct. 20. Call Tempe at 599-5552 for more.
Cheyenne Mountain High School, 1200 Cresta Rd. Free. Advanced Placement students' artwork on display. Wed., Oct. 20, 5:30-7 p.m. Call 964-3366 for more.
Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, 210 N. Santa Fe Ave., Pueblo, 719/295-7200. Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. $18-$40.. Ken Williams and Shane Jarrett present a two day Big Pot show and workshop. Fri., Oct. 22, 5:30-8 p.m. Sat., Oct. 23, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St., 634-5581. Open Tues.-Sat., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sun., 1-5 p.m. $45-$60. Floral designer James L. Johnson creates floral interpretations of selected paintings. Workshop in afternoon at additional cost. Wed., Oct. 27, 9:30 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. Call 310-6163 to register.