All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church, 730 N. Tejon St., 633-7717. Open Tues.-Fri., 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Featuring nature photography by Michael J. Pach through Dec. 30.
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.
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. First Thursday Wine Tasting on Thurs., Dec. 1, 5-7 p.m.
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. Featuring "Children's Holiday Magic Celebration" on Sat., Dec. 3, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Commonwheel Artists Co-op Gallery, 102 Cañon Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-1008. Open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Featuring Holiday Market through Dec. 31.
El Dorado Gallery, 2627 W. Colorado Ave., 634-4075. Featuring the raku Worlds work of Tony Heslop. Runs through Dec. 2.
El Tesoro Restaurant & Gallery, 10 N. Sierra Madre St., 471-0106. Open Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Featuring original watercolors by George Sanchez. Runs through Dec. 13.
5th Street Gallery, 421 N. Main St., Pueblo, 719/545-3752. Open weekdays, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. or by appointment. Featuring Solano: 4th Annual Holiday Show through Dec. 22.
Frameworks Picture Framing Studio and Art Gallery, 2236 N. Wahsatch Ave., 636-2427. Open Tues.-Fri., 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Sat., 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.; or by appointment. Featuring Larry Hampton's Black and White Photography from Dec. 1-31.
Fratelli Ristorante Italiano, 124 N. Nevada Ave., 575-9571. Open Mon.-Sat., 5-9:30 p.m. Featuring Italy from the Heart -- Black and White Photographs by Award Winning Photographer Lee Manning and Watercolors by Karen Strondridge, Terilyn Zaharis and Katherine Hart.
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.
OpticalReverb Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave., 210-9799. Featuring NonDescript, photography of Bill Starr and Molly Danti; Front Range Graff Masters, a collection of urban compositions. Runs through Dec. 4. Featuring Batik Bazaar and Cryogenic Epoch from Dec. 2-31. First Friday art walk with opening runs on Fri., Dec. 2, 5-9 p.m. The Pikes Peak Community College Great Outdoor Experience on Sat., Dec. 3, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
OpticalReverb at The Blue Star, 1645 S. Tejon St., 210-9799. Featuring Self Imposed, multimedia works by Keith Stewart, through Dec. 1.
OpticalReverb at the V Bar, 19 E. Kiowa St., 210-9799. Featuring Refrigerator Gold, pop-surrealist art by Marc Huebert, through Dec. 31.
Phototroph Gallery, 16 Ruxton Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-1313, phototroph.com. Open Wed.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sun., noon to 5 p.m. Featuring American Pictorialist: The Photographs of A. Audbrey Bodine through Dec. 4.
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 Gold Stamping and 19th Century American Cloth Bindings through Dec. 31. Penrose Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave., featuring Jody Freeland's Pastels and Art in the Family through Dec. 31. East Library, 5550 N. Union Blvd., featuring Panama-related Memorabilia and Doug Bennett's Nature Photography through Dec. 31. Monument Branch, 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive, featuring "Daughter" Ornaments from Hallmark and John's Irwin's Photographs and Kilmer Elementary School Artwork through Dec. 31. Briargate Branch, 9475 Briar Village Point, featuring Ken Polaski's Watercolors and Oils through Dec. 31.
Plantera Group, 731 N. Weber St., 886-0456. Open Mon.-Thurs., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Fri., 9 a.m. to noon. Featuring the works of Audrey Bell, Lauren Olson, Courtney Alyn Eichengreen, Dani Merriman and Shannan Sorensen, to benefit the Colorado Springs Conservatory through Jan. 27.
ProRodeo Hall of Fame, 101 ProRodeo Drive, 528-4761. Featuring Chris LeDoux and Friends features art by LeDoux and other cowboy artists from Wyoming and Montana. Runs through Dec. 31.
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. 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.
Smokebrush Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave., Suite 102, 444-1012. Open Wed., Fri., Sat., noon to 5 p.m. or by appointment. Featuring Holiday Art Bazaar is on Fri., Dec. 2, 5-8 p.m.; Dec. 9-10, noon to 5 p.m. Pikes Peak Community College Great Outdoor Experience on Sat., Dec. 3, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The International Experimental Cinema Show on Sat., Dec. 10, 6:30 p.m. Writers Harvest Reading for Care and Share on Mon., Dec. 12, 7 p.m. The Meaning of Life show runs Dec. 12-15, noon to 5 p.m. The Meaning of Life dance performance is on Tues., Dec. 13, 7 p.m.
Summit House Colorado Coffee, 12225 Voyager Pkwy., 210-9799. Open 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily. Featuring The Classics, nature photography by Keith Ladzinksi through Dec. 14.
art events and openings Antlers Hilton Hotel, 4 S. Cascade Ave. Featuring Take 7, works by a collective of Colorado Springs photographers. Opening on Fri., Dec. 2, 5-8 p.m. Runs through Jan. 8. Call Sandra at 351-3029 for more info.
Artist Anne Wilson Lecture, University Theatre at UCCS, 1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy. Free. Wed., Dec. 7, 6:30 p.m. Call 262-4612 for more.
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. 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. Cll 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's 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, and eclectic jewelry show by local jewelry artisans. Runs Dec. 2-31. Opens Fri., Dec. 2, 5-8 p.m.
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.
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.
Orly's Art Gallery, 730 S. Tejon St., 630-3371. Featuring Holiday Season Showcase with works by Sparky LeBold and Thomas J. Owen. Runs Dec. 1-31. Open house on Sat., Dec. 10, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. Featuring Pikes Peak Watercolor Society's Signtaure Member Show. Gallery walk on Sat., Dec. 3, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call Frank at 634-8529 for more.
Pikes Peak Credit Union, 720 W. Midland Ave., Woodland Park. Featuring Annual Holiday Pottery Sale on Dec. 2, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Dec. 3, 9 a.m. to noon. Call Diana at 686-0277 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. Inspirationts, artwork and digital photography by Keith Stewart runs Dec. 2-Jan. 5. Opens Fri., Dec. 2.
Red Raven Studios, 1143 E. Evans, Pueblo, 719/253-0361. Featuring 100 and Under Sale where original artwork by well-known artists is available for less than $100. Fri., Dec. 2, 5-9 p.m.; Sat., Dec. 3, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 253-0361 for more.
Starsmore Discovery Center, 2120 S. Cheyenne Canon 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.
Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, 304 Hwy. 105, Palmer Lake, 481-0475, trilakesarts.org. Featuring The Great West Show through Dec. 31. Wood, Adams and Young perform bluegrass on Sat., Dec. 10, 7:30 p.m.