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Gallery of Contemporary Art at UCCS, 1420 - Austin Bluffs - Pkwy., 262-3567. Call for hours. Featuring Watermedia - XIV International. Runs Aug. 19-Oct. 14. Opens Fri., Aug. - 19, 5-7 p.m.
  • Gallery of Contemporary Art at UCCS, 1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy., 262-3567. Call for hours. Featuring Watermedia XIV International. Runs Aug. 19-Oct. 14. Opens Fri., Aug. 19, 5-7 p.m.

American Numismatic Association Money Museum, 818 N. Cascade Ave., 632-2646. Open Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun., noon to 4 p.m. Free. Featuring Barter, Bits and Dollars: The Money of Colonial America through October.

Art Gallery of the Rockies, 5051 N. Academy Blvd., 260-1873. Open Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Featuring a miniature art gallery by Judy Crowley that was featured in the July 2005 Dollhouse Miniatures Magazine.

The Artists' Alcove, The Antique Gallery, 21 N. Nevada Ave., 785-4814. Open Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Featuring expressionist artwork by Stanley Alan Randolph.

Bella Art & Frame, 366 2nd St., Suite B, Monument, 487-7691. Open Tues.-Fri., 10 a.m. to 5:50 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Featuring custom framing, fine crafts and wearables.

The Bridge Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave., 232-9368. Featuring Hang-Ups, an all-members show of work made from domestic appliances, clothing and other pieces designed to be hung from a clothesline in the gallery. Runs Aug. 5-28.

Boulder Street Gallery, 725 N. Tejon St., 636-9358. Featuring black and white giclee panoramic prints of Garden of the Gods and Pikes Peak by Bruce Elliott. Runs through August.

Business of Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-1861. Featuring the Pikes Peak Pastel Society exhibit, Point of Departure. The gallery is free, open Tues-Sat., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sun., noon to 4 p.m.

Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St., 634-5581. $5-$10. Open Mon.-Thurs., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Fri., Sat., 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Sun., 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Exhibits include Chihuly through Aug. 14. Also featuring Hot Summer Nights, with the final evening of Chihuly at the FAC on Sat., Aug. 13, 5-11 p.m. Featuring The Brasch Collection of Contemporary Art from Aug. 13-Oct. 16. Presenting Andy Warhol's Dream America from September 1-December 31.

Colorado Springs Pioneers' Museum, 215 S. Tejon St., 385-5990. Open Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free. Featuring Bearing Our Burdens: Traditional Native American Baskets through Aug. 21. Lula Evans: A Woman's Life in Quilts runs through December.

Commonwheel Artists Co-op Gallery, 102 Cañon Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-1008. Open daily from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Featuring Fanciful & Real Beasts through Aug. 22.

Cottonwood Artists' School and Studios, 25 Cimino Drive, 522-1899. Open Tues-Thurs.; Fri., 9 a.m. to noon; Sat., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; or by appointment. Featuring Color and Light, a watercolors exhibit. Runs Aug. 5-31.

Elements Art Gallery, 2616 W. Colorado Ave., 633-3899, elementsartgallery.com. Open Thurs.-Sun., 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., or by appointment. Featuring New Beginnings by Lorraine Sheppard. Runs through Aug. 31.

Fast Frames, 5154 Centennial Blvd., 227-0161. Open Tues.-Fri., 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Sat., 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Featuring black and white giclee panoramic prints of Garden of the Gods and Pikes Peak by Bruce Elliott. Runs through August.

Fireplace Gallery, 5575 Industrial Place, 574-3224. Featuring the 2005 Summer Fine Art Sale of the Colorado Springs Art Guild (CSAG). The sale continues through Aug. 31.

L.I.W. Cargo Art Gallery, 713 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-0452. Featuring Roger W. Carlson's Summer Landscapes through Aug. 31.

Mountain Living Studio, 741 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-0225. Representing 90 Colorado high country artists in many mediums.

New West Art and Frame, 4689 Centennial Blvd., 528-2402. Featuring black and white giclee panoramic prints of Garden of the Gods and Pikes Peak by Bruce Elliott. Runs through August.

Optical Reverb, 3125 Sinton Road, 210-9799. Featuring Self Imposed, artwork by Keith Stewart. Runs Aug. 5-31. Mahisha, a belly dancing benefit, on Fri., Aug. 19, 6 p.m., $6.

OpticalReverb in Phantom Canyon, 2 E. Pikes Peak Ave., 210-9799. Featuring works by Don Harding, Clayton Ross and Jason Herzog through Sept. 1.

Orly's Art Gallery, 730 S. Tejon St., 630-3371. Featuring a multi-artist exhibit of traditional work in Colorado through Aug. 31.

ProRodeo Hall of Fame, 101 ProRodeo Drive, 528-4761. Open daily, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Featuring Making A Hand: Ranch Children of New Mexico through Aug. 31.

Public library exhibits, free. Penrose Public Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave., featuring Fine Art of the Pikes Peak Region, created by artists over 5,5 and Depression Glass, runs through Aug. 30. Monument Branch Library, 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive, Monument, featuring Model Airplanes and Fine Art of the Pikes Peak Region, created by artists over 55, through Aug. 30. Sand Creek Branch, 1821 S. Academy Blvd., Carnegie Libraries through Aug. 30.

Pueblo Convention Center, 3020 Central Main St., 719/542-1100. Featuring artwork by Don Woodard and Rayann Orr through Dec. 31.

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. Full Throttle: Underground Art & the Motorcycle through Aug. 27. Pop Surrealism: The Rise of Underground Art through Aug. 13. Laying Down the Line: The Work of John "Large" Largent through Aug. 20. The Chop Shop and Steel City Tattoo through Aug. 20. European Addiction, through Aug. 27. Buell Children's Museum featuring Hog Wild, exhibitions featuring pigs and bikes in art through Sept. 3. Motorcycle film series includes The Wild One on Aug. 17.

Smokebrush Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave., Suite 102, 444-1012, smokebrush.org. Featuring All Dimensions Bike Art Show, featuring work by local and national artists about the culture of biking and the cycling community. Runs Aug. 5-20.

Textures Gallery, 113 N. Tejon St., 475-2104. Open Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Featuring jewelry, glasswork, wearable art, sculpture and mixed media along with artwork by local artists Michael Baum, Christin Weathers and Deb McMahon.

art events and openings Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, 305 Hwy. 105, Palmer Lake, 481-0475, trilakesarts.org. Featuring Introduction to Woodturning and Woodcarving by John Cobb on Sat., Aug. 20, 11:30 a.m., $40.

Phototroph Gallery, 16 Ruxton Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-1313. Open Wed.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sun., noon to 5 p.m. Presents It's Only Rock & Roll from Aug. 13-Sept. 4. Opens Sat., Aug. 13, 6-8 p.m.

Galeria de la Luz, 14 Ruxton Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-9161. Open Wed.-Sun., 1-5 p.m. Featuring Grand Opening with paintings and drawings by Maria Pacca, painting and sculpture by Laurel Swab, paintings by Jeremiah White, oils and pastels by Ed Pointer, oils by Phil Lear Esq., and oils by Jan Mummery. Opens Sat., Aug. 13, 6-8 p.m.

Second Saturday Art Walk, along Ruxton Avenue, Manitou Springs. Featuring new pottery and paintings by Ken and Tina Riesterer at Filthy Wilma's at 10 Ruxton Ave. Grand Opening celebration at Galeria da la Luz at 14 Ruxton Ave. Larry Hulst's rock photos at Phototroph Gallery at 16 Ruxton Ave. Sat., Aug. 13, 6-8 p.m.

Pikes Peak Library District, Penrose Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave. Featuring De donde eres? (Where are you from?) unveiling party on Wed., Aug. 17, 7:30 p.m. Call Rosemary at 531-6333 ext. 2256 for more.

Laura Reilly Gallery, 2616 W. Colorado Ave., Suite 4, 471-1360. Featuring Heritage art show and sale to benefit the Palmer Land Trust, non-profit advocates of open space. Runs Aug. 18-20, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Opens Thurs., Aug. 18, 5-8 p.m.

Pikes Peak Harley-Davidson, 5867 N. Nevada Ave., 278-2300. Featuring Harley-Davidson Traveling Museum on Sat., Aug. 20, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Farm & Art Market, America the Beautiful Park (formerly Confluence Park), 126 Cimino Drive, runs Saturdays, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Runs through Oct. 29. Market at Soda Springs Park, 404 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs, runs Wednesdays, 4-7 p.m. Runs through Sept. 28. Call 640-6154 or visit farmandartmarket.org for more.

Monument Valley Park Farmers Market and Craft Fair, at the south end of the park, just off of Bijou Street, on Westview Place. Featuring fresh produce, homemade crafts, lotions and soaps, fresh cut flowers, unique jewelry and more. Runs Mondays, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. through Sept. 26. Call 635-0944 for more.

Woodland Park Fine Arts & Crafts Fair, Memorial Park (three blocks north of Highway 24), Woodland Park. Featuring art, crafts and more. Takes place next to the Teller County Farmers Market. Runs Fridays, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., through Sept. 16. Call 232-4449 for more.

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