- SPACe Gallery, 132 W. Ryus Ave., La Veta, 719/742 -3074. Open Tues., Thurs., and Sat., 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Featuring Gift of Art Show through Jan. 7.
American Numismatic Association Money Museum, 818 N. Cascade Ave., 632-2646. Open Tues.-Fri., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sun., noon to 5 p.m. Free. Featuring The Money of the World Today with coins and paper money from each of 192 countries on six continents.
Bridge Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave., 232-9368. Featuring Emergence, a one-woman show of two-dimensional artwork by Laura McCracken. Runs through Nov. 27.
Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St., 634-5581. $5-$10 admission, additional program fees may apply. 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 Andy Warhol's Dream America through Dec. 31.
Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St., 385-5990. Open Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free. Lula Evans: A Woman's Life in Quilts runs through December. Featuring Smithsonian Institute Traveling Exhibition, Lunch Box Memories, through Jan. 8.
El Dorado Gallery, 2627 W. Colorado Ave., 634-4075. Featuring Worlds, the raku work of Tony Heslop. Runs through Dec. 2.
Gallery of Contemporary Art at UCCS, 1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy., 262-3567. Call for hours. Featuring Drawn Across the Century: Highlights from The Dillard Collection of Art on Paper and Larry Heller: Selected Drawings. Runs through Dec. 23.
Pikes Peak Community College Downtown Studio Campus's Art Gallery, 100 W. Pikes Peak Ave., 540-7428. Open Mon.-Thurs., 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Fri., Sat., 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Featuring Masterstrokes, with art by Vicky Hansen, Taffy Muliken, Collins Redman and Chip Shaw. Runs through Dec. 16.
Pikes Peak Library District, call 531-6333 for more. Carnegie Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave., featuring Revolutionary Period Uniforms through Dec. 31. Penrose Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave., featuring Mile High Polymer Clay Guild through Dec. 31. East Library, 5550 N. Union Blvd., featuring Pikes Peak Miniatures with Holiday Themes through Nov. 30.
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. Tideland: Dan Raffin and Monica Escalante through Jan. 28. Safe Haven: Selections from the Francis King Collection of Western Art through Jan. 21. Making Our Beds: Contemporary Interiors of Pam Aloisa through Feb. 4. Abstract expressionist art by Jacek Nowacki through Feb. 4. Home Suite: Home through Feb. 4. Own Your Own Art Show & Sale runs through Dec. 31.
- Gaylon Wampler Photography Gallery & Studio, 1810 W. Colorado Ave., 930-6232. Open Mon.-Thurs., 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Opening celebration on Fri., Dec. 2, 5-9 p.m.
art events and openings Arts and Crafts Sale, CC's Worner Center, 902 N. Cascade Ave. Featuring many individual artists. Runs Fri., Dec. 2, 4-8 p.m.; Sat., Dec. 3, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sun., Dec. 4, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call 389-6769 for more.
Candlelight Coffee Lounge, 526 S. Tejon St., 227-8639. Featuring a collection of oil paintings of landscapes and skies, by Bruce Ray. Runs Dec. 2-31. Opens Fri., Dec. 2, 5-7 p.m.
Cheyenne Mountain High School Art Gallery, Cheyenne Mountain High School, 1200 Cresta Road, 475-6110. Featuring Cheyenne Mountain School District #12 Annual Art Faculty Exhibition through Dec. 7. Featuring Christmas Tree and Wreath Sale Dec. 2-4.
The Clay Center, 302 Tia Juana St. Featuring their Annual Pottery Sale on Dec. 2, 6-9 p.m.; Dec. 3 and 10, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Dec. 4 and 11, noon to 4 p.m. Call 475-7424 for more.
The Colorado Springs School, Louisa Performing Arts Center, 21 Broadmoor Ave. Featuring an art show and sale benefiting the American Red Cross' Hurricane Katrina relief efforts. Runs Dec. 5-9. Call Judy at 475-9747 for more.
Cottonwood Artists' School, 25 Cimino Drive, 520-1899. Open Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. or by appointment. Featuring Holiday Market on Sat., Dec. 10, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Also featuring The Language of Color from Dec. 2-Jan. 24 (closed Dec. 17-Jan. 4). Opens Fri., Dec. 2, 5:30-8:30 p.m.
Elements Art Gallery, 2616 W. Colorado Ave., Suite 1, 633-3899. Featuring Shiny Things, an eclectic jewelry show by local jewelry artisans. Runs Dec. 2-31. Opens Fri., Dec. 2, 5-8 p.m.
Joy to the World Craft Fair, Faith Lutheran Church, 1310 Evergreen Heights Drive. Featuring crafts, food, gifts and more. Sat., Dec. 3, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 687-2303 for more.
Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. Featuring Pikes Peak Watercolor Society's Signature Member Show. Gallery walk on Sat., Dec. 3, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call Frank at 634-8529 for more.
Raven's Nest Coffee, 330 N. Cedar St., 632-3433. Featuring beautiful pastels of cities and landscape by Pat Geonetta. Runs through Dec. 1. Inspirations, artwork and digital photography by Keith Stewart, runs Dec. 2-Jan. 5. Opens Fri., Dec. 2.
Starsmore Discovery Center, 2120 S. Cheyenne Cañon Road. Free, with a percentage of sales benefiting the park. Featuring Holiday Craft Sale with vendors, refreshments, door prizes, a children's craft area and more. Sat., Dec. 3, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call 578-6146 for more.