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.
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, paintings and sculptures that tap into our primal senses by John Enright and Dan Romano.
El Tesoro Restaurant & Gallery, 10 N. Sierra Madre. 471-0106. Hours Monday-Saturday, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Featuring photography by Shirley Abbott.
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. Symposium with the collectors on Nov. 4, 7 p.m.
L.I.W. Cargo, 713 Manitou Ave., 685-0452. Open daily, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Featuring Small Subjects. For more call 685-0452.
Public library exhibits in October, free. Penrose Public Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave. Featuring Paintings by Ron Andrea, The Golden Age of Sail. East Library, 5550 N. Union Blvd. Featuring Watercolors by Lorraine Watry. Monument Branch Library, 1706 Lake Woodmoor Dr., Featuring Dick Eustace's Self Portraits and jewelry and art from the Mile High Polymer Clay Guild.
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 Circles and Squares Nov. 6 through Jan. 29..
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.
Textures Gallery, 113 N. Tejon St., 475-2104. Open Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Featuring watercolor prints by local artist Jeannie Breeding.
U.S. Olympic Visitors Center, 1 Olympic Plaza. Open Mon.-Sat., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sun., 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Featuring Imagination Flex, a multi-media fine art exhibit..
art announcements First Thursday Tastings, Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St., 634-5581. $8-$12. Featuring five fall wines. Nov. 4, 5 p.m.
Colorado College Coburn Gallery in the Worner Center, 902 N. Cascade Ave., 389-6607. Open Tues.-Sat., 12:30-7:30 p.m. Featuring Visiting Art Faculty Exhibit from Nov. 2-Dec. 21. Opening Thurs., Nov. 4, 4:30-7:30 p.m.
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 Prospect Lake: Who Loves Ya?, works by Proprecia Leigh. Runs Nov. 5-20. Opens Nov. 5, 5-8 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. Featuring Uncommon Threads, an exhibit of similar materials but different viewpoints and techniques. Runs Nov. 5-28. Opening Fri., Nov. 5, 5-8 p.m.
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 Artistas Hispanos de Colorado- Imagenes y Cultura. Opening Fri., Nov. 5, 5-7:30 p.m. Call Nancy at 540-7428 for more.
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 Small Paintings from Nov. 5-28. Opens Nov. 5, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Nov. 6, 1-4 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. Tactile Gallery tours and demonstrations. Robert Doisneau's Paris, Nov. 6- Jan. 2. Opens Fri., Nov. 5, 4-7:30 p.m.
Bordeaux and Doisneau, Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St., 634-5581. $50-$60. French fare, wines, entertainment, a Cabaret and a silent art auction. Sat., Nov. 6, 6 p.m.
OpticalReverb Gallery, Cedars Jazz Club, 3125 Sinton Rd., 633-5541, ext. 4. Open Wed.-Sun., 5 p.m. to 2 a.m. Art benefit for Local Color Magazine featuring local art for sale. 51% of proceeds are donated to the magazine. Sat., Nov. 13, 7 p.m.
Through the Lens Photography Lectures, UCCS University Center, 1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy. Free. Renee Cox lectures on race and gender stereotypes, Thurs., Nov. 18, 6:30 p.m. Call 262-4306 for more.