- FAC Modern, 121 S. Tejon St., Suite 100, 633-5583. Open Mon.-Thurs., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Fri.-Sat., 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Sun., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. $3-$5 for non- members. Featuring works by James McNeill Whistler through Aug. 20. Visit csfineartscenter.org for more.
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. The Faces of Money: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly through September. Visit money.org for more.
Antlers Hilton Hotel Atrium, 4 S. Cascade Ave. Featuring the Take 7 Spring Photographic Exhibit through July 1. Call 351-3029 for more.
Bella Art & Frame, Beacon Lite and Front Street, Monument. Featuring works by Daniel Fraley through July 19. Call 487-7691 for more.
The Blue Star, 1645 S. Tejon St., 598-7565. Featuring Artist Core, works by Ladd McClain, Shannon Dunn and more. Runs through June 30.
- V-Bar, 19 E. Kiowa St., 471-8622. Featuring works by CJ Hendrickson through July 28.
Bridge Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave., 232-9368. Open Sat., 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sun., noon to 3 p.m. Featuring Multiple Choice, etching works by Karen Winfield, through June 25.
Business of Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs. Open Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free. Featuring Contemporary Icons: Symbols & Signs of the Times through July 29. Call 685-1861 or visit thebac.org for more.
Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St., 385-5990. Featuring Pike's World: Exploration and Empire in the Greater Southwest through Oct. 14. Looming Large: The Artistic Legacy of Pikes Peak through March 2007. Marketing the Mountain: Pikes Peak in the Popular Imagination through 2007. Also featuring Exploring Cowboy History, July 8. Exploring American Indian History, July 22. Exploring Local History Through Sculpture and Architecture, Aug. 12. Visit cspm.org for more.
Commonwheel Artists Gallery, 102 Cañon Ave., Manitou Springs. Open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Featuring Alchemy of Fire and Ash, the works of 17 ceramic artists, through July 17. Call 685-1008 for more.
Cottonwood Art Academy, 101 Conejos St.. Cottonwood Students Show, July 7. Call 520-1899 for more.
- Commonwheel Artists Gallery, 102 Caon Ave., Manitou Springs. Open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Featuring Alchemy of Fire and Ash, the works of 17 ceramic artists, through July 17. Call 685-1008 for more.
El Pueblo History Museum, 301 N. Union Ave., Pueblo, 719/583-0453. Open Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. $3-$4 for non-members. Featuring Explorer or Spy: The Pike Legacy through Dec. 30.
FAC Modern, 121 S. Tejon St., Suite 100, 633-5583. Open Mon.-Thurs., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Fri.-Sat., 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Sun., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. $3-$5 for non-members. Featuring works by James McNeill Whistler through Aug. 20. Works by Dale Chihuly from Sept 8 through Jan. 7, 2007. Colorado Springs artists Dan Britton, Pard Morrison, Laurel Swab and Rita Zimmerman, Jan. 26 through March 4. Katrina: Catastrophe and Catharsis, March 9 through April 29, 2007. William Gottlieb's Portraits from the Golden Age of Jazz, May 5 through June 24, 2007. Visit csfineartscenter.org for more.
Full Spectrum Gallery, 828A E. Fillmore St., 630-7664. Open Wed.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sun., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Featuring Tack, Fuse, Slump: Colorado Kiln Work, through June 25. Presenting Essential Design, works by Amy Branstetter, Linda Willard and Belinda Chambers, June 30 through Aug. 6. Opening reception, June 30, 5-8 p.m.
Gunter-Wolff Gallery, 2605 W. Colorado Ave., 520-9494. Open Mon. and Wed.-Sat. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sun., noon to 5 p.m. Featuring Sizzling Summer Celebrations, works by Jeannie Breeding, Regina Spriggs and more through June 30.
The Java Buddha Coffeehouse, 2820 W. Colorado Ave. Open daily, 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Featuring local photographer Heather Oelklaus through June 30. Call 633-JAVA for more.
- UCCS Gallery of Contemporary Art, 1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy. 262-3567. Open Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sat., 1-4 p.m. Featuring Cuba Oriente: Contemporary Paintings from Eastern Cuba through Aug. 4. Visit galleryuccs.org for more.
Lion's Pride, 6912 Mesa Ridge Pkwy., Fountain, 382-8387. Featuring Whimsical Abstract Art, works by Angie Wisdom. Sat., June 24, 5-9 p.m.
L.I.W. Cargo Gallery, 713 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-0452. Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Featuring Dorothy Gardiner's South by Southwest through June 30. Plein Air Artists' Exhibit, July 1-31. Opening reception, July 2, 6-8 p.m. Marti Millington's Lions, Tigers and Bears, Aug. 1-31. Opening reception, Aug. 6, 6-8 p.m.
Pankratz Gallery, 366 Second St., Monument. Open Tues.-Fri., 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Sat., 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Featuring Dance of the Soul: The Creative Spirit of Gwen Fox through July 15. Call 719/481-3108 for more.
The Paragon Culinary School and Cedars Jazz Club, 3125 Sinton Road, 578-5741. Featuring A Cross the Land Photography and Friends, works by Judson Crossland, Donna Chope, Jorge Estrada, Andrea Ziegert and Nathan Goldstein through July.
Plantera Group Gallery, Plantera Group, 731 N. Weber St. Featuring artworks by Jo Gaston, Susan Hinton and Julie Kirkland through Sept. 1.
- The Squash Blossom, 2531 W. Colorado Ave., 632-1899. Open Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sun., noon to 5 p.m. Featuring Seeing Red through June.
Rico's Caf & Wine Bar, 320 N. Tejon St., 630-7723. Open Mon.-Wed, 7 a.m. to 9 p.m., Thurs.-Sat., 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., Sun., 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Featuring Jean Gumpper's Woodcuts through September.
Rubbish, 17B Bijou St. Open Fri. and Sat., 5-10 p.m. Featuring works by Sean Dunston and Martin McCormack through July 8. Call 440-5638 for more.
Sangre de Cristo Arts & Conference 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 Zero Gravity, cosmic works by James Wolnick, Doug Chiang, Therin Berrett and more through Aug. 19. Festival Fridays concert series, July 7 through Aug. 4, 6-10 p.m. $4-$5. Visit sdc-arts.org for more.
Smokebrush Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave., 444-1012. Open Wed., Fri. and Sat., noon to 5 p.m. Featuring Eye of the Storm: Bay St. Louis and Waveland, Mississippi, Six Months After Katrina, photography works by Elaine Bean through June 24. Presenting Revealing Character and Other Cowboy Tintypes, portraits by Robb Kendrick, June 30 through July 29. Opening reception, June 30, 2-7 p.m. Call 444-1012 or visit smokebrush.org for more.
The Squash Blossom, 2531 W. Colorado Ave., 632-1899. Open Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sun., noon to 5 p.m. Featuring Seeing Red through June. Life on the Road in July; opening reception Thurs., July 13. Higher Ground in August; opening reception, Thurs., August 10.
- Business of Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs. Open Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free. Featuring Contemporary Icons: Symbols & Signs of the Times through July 29. Call 685-1861 or visit ? thebac.org for more.
UCCS Gallery of Contemporary Art, 1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy. 262-3567. Open Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sat., 1-4 p.m. Featuring Cuba Oriente: Contemporary Paintings from Eastern Cuba through Aug. 4. Visit galleryuccs.org for more.
V-Bar, 19 E. Kiowa St., 471-8622. Featuring works by CJ Hendrickson through July 28.
Western Museum of Mining & Industry, 225 N. Gate Blvd. Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Mon.-Sat. Cool Science exhibit through July 1. Outside Machinery Operations Tours through July 21. Colorado Rockhounding Exhibit, Aug. 17-30. Call 800/752-6558 or visit wmmi.org for more.
art events & openings Art Hop Summer Celebration, Beaconlite and Front Street, downtown Monument. Enjoy live art demonstrations, music, food and more on the third Thursday of each month through Oct. 19, 5-8 p.m. Call 719/481-3108 for more.
41st Annual Fine Arts Show and Sale, Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, 304 Hwy. 105, Palmer Lake. Open noon to 4 p.m., Wed.-Sun. Featuring more than 50 Palmer Lake Art Group members through July 15. Call 488-3543 for more.
- Pankratz Gallery, 366 Second St., Monument. Open Tues.-Fri., 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Sat., 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Featuring Dance of the Soul: The Creative Spirit of Gwen Fox through July 15. Call 719/481-3108 for more.
Fine Arts & Crafts Fair, Memorial Park, Woodland Park. Shop and enjoy all types of artworks on Fridays, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Running through Sept. 15. Call 687-3731 for vending or general information.
All That Glitters Fine Jewelry Show, 2518 W. Colorado Ave. View a million-dollar collection of jewelry gathered from bank vaults and international private collections. Thurs., June 22, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Call 475-7160 for more.
Clayfest 2006, Soda Springs Park, 1016 Manitou Ave. and the BAC, 513 Manitou Ave. $30. Featuring the Potter's Games, June 24. Welcoming amateurs and professionals to compete and receive lessons. Creativity Workshop, Jun 25. Offering a daylong demonstration workshop. Events run 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days. Also featuring a Regional Ceramic Showcase, June 24-30. Visit clayfest.com for more.
Art at the Peak Benefit, Peak Ballet Theatre, 810-A Arcturus Drive. $40-$75. Enjoy a wine tasting, music, dance performances and more. Sat., June 24, 5-9 p.m. Call 632-7511 or visit thepeakballet.org for more.
10th Annual Once Upon a Time in the West Art Show, The Gold King Mountain Inn, 601 Galena Ave., Cripple Creek. Featuring a variety of artworks showcased in a natural environment. June 24-25 and July 1-3, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., June 30, 4-10 p.m. and July 4, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 689-2600 for more.
2006 Briargate Fine Art Show, The Shops at Briargate, 1885 Briargate Pkwy. Featuring a wide variety of works on Sat., July 8, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sun., July 9, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call 303/816-0965 for more information.