- 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 Earthworks, photography by Steve Mulligan of Moab, Utah. Runs Dec. 10-31. Opens Sat., Dec. 10, 6-8 p.m.
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.
Antlers Hilton Hotel, 4 S. Cascade Ave. Featuring Take 7, works by a collective of Colorado Springs photographers. Runs through Jan. 8. Call Sandra at 351-3029 for more info.
Bridge Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave., 232-9368. Open Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sun., noon to 3 p.m., or by appointment. Featuring Wind Up, inspired by the holiday season. Runs through Dec. 18.
Business of Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-1861. Featuring Food for Thought, a holiday collection of food-themed artful gifts, accessories and dcor. Runs through Dec. 31.
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. Family Adventure Day on Sat., Dec. 10.
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.
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.
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).
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.
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.
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 through Dec. 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.
- Business of Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-1861. Featuring Food for Thought, a holiday collection of food-themed artful gifts, accessories and dcor. Runs through Dec. 31.
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 Batik Bazaar and Cryogenic Epoch from Dec. 2-31.
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 Earthworks, photography by Steve Mulligan of Moab, Utah. Runs Dec. 10-31. Opens Sat., Dec. 10, 6-8 p.m.
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, featuring 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.
Raven's Nest Coffee, 330 N. Cedar St., 632-3433. Inspirations, artwork and digital photography by Keith Stewart. Runs Dec. 2-Jan. 5.
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 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.
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.
art events and openings 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.
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.