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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 4 p.m. Featuring Mountains of Money: A Colorado Story through Jan. 31 and Augustus Saint-Gaudens: American Sculptor of the Gilded Age through Oct. 26.
Arati Artists Gallery, 2425 W. Colorado Ave. Open Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sun., noon to 4 p.m. 636-1901. Featuring recent works in water media and collage by Shirley E. Kircher. Reception Sat., Sept. 6, 1-4 p.m. Through Sept.
Bridge Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave., 329-1574. Open Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays, noon to 3 p.m. Appointments available, 329-1574. For Sept. 4 Featuring The Space Within, artwork by Laura McCracken. Through Sept. 28.
Business of Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave., 685-1861. Open Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Featuring Artists of the San Luis Valley, fine art and contemporary craft and Shamans: Spiritual Equilibrium, by Pat Orban, and Rocky Mountain Regional Juried Photography Exhibition. Through Sept. 20.
Clay People Working Artists Studio, 517 Manitou Ave, Manitou Springs, 685-1820, Open house Fri., Sept. 5, 5-8 p.m. Pottery and Jewelry in Raku, Stoneware and Kosai irridescent. Meet the artists: Talia Cortez Dubay, Casey Hankin, Jeremiah Houck, Cheryl Cox Lafon, Maggie Quinn, Anne Westbrook, Julie Wink and Arlene Wood.
Colorado Springs Airport, 7770 E Drennan Rd. Featuring pastels by Jeff Hunter, 3-D leather by Bob Husband, youth art by Fountain Fort Carson students, machine embroidery by Loose Threads and paintings by The Mothers.
Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St., 634-5581. $2-$5. Free to members and free to all on Saturdays. Open Tues.-Sat., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sun., 1-5 p.m. Daily docent tours at 10:30 a.m. Featuring. Augustus Saint-Gaudens: American Sculptor of the Gilded Age.
Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St., 385-5990. Open Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free. Featuring Quilts and Woodworking, juried exhibit in conjunction with Colorado Quilting Council and Woodworkers Guild of Colorado Springs.
Cottonwood Art Academy, 102 W. Cucharras St., 520-1899. Featuring Running Buddies the art of Jill Starkey and Paul Barton, who run from Beulah to Colorado Springs for life-drawing sessions.
The Craftwood Inn, 404 El Paso Blvd., Manitou, 685-9000. Open 5:30-10 p.m. daily. Featuring Material Adventure, mixed media works by Kim Sayers-Newlin and Betty Atherton.
Eagle Fire Gallery, 444 E. Hwy. 24, Woodland Park, 687-5700. Open daily 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Featuring The Power of Purple, a multimedia celebration of the violet ray. Through Oct. 17.
L.I.W. Cargo, 713 Manitou Ave., 685-0452. Open daily, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Featuring Daniel Daggett nationally known fine handblown glass artist through September.
Museum of the American Cowboy, 101 Pro Rodeo Drive. 528-4764. Featuring Art of the Saddlemaker. Through Sept.
Phototroph Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave., Suite 111, under the Colorado Avenue bridge, 442-6995. Open Sat., noon to 5 p.m.; Weekdays by appointment. Featuring Real Indians, black-and white photographs by Andrea Modica. Gallery talk and book signing on Sat., Sept. 27, 2 p.m. The show runs Sept. 5-27.
The Red Pueblo, 2212 W. Cucharras, 648-6036. Call for hours. Representing Native American culture. Featuring Maria Redmoon, Kara Sumchiwa, Zoe Silentsky, R.N. Catron, George Sugardrum, Jeff Manyponies, Sally Mac. Donations to the Southwest Indian Foundation always accepted. Through Sept.
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. Featuring Gene Kloss: Centennial Celebration, Drawings and The Early Years, John Buck, Jean Gumpper, Bruce Hilvitz: Nancy Boy and Ramona Lapsely: Gyotaku Prints.
Smokebrush Foundation & Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave., STE. 102, 444-1012. Featuring Smoke Signals, recent works by artists associated with the foundation since 1992.
Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, Palmer Lake, 481-0475,
www.trilakesarts.com . Gallery hours Tues. Sun., noon-4 p.m. Featuring items created by studio artists, instructors, students of TLCA, art classes and artist members. Show runs through Sept. 20
Wayne Lambert Gallery, 2605A W. Colorado Ave., Suite 214. Gallery open Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. or by appointment. Call 266-6700. Featuring black-and-white photographs of the southwest U.S. and Mexico.
art announcements Local Artist Slide Slam, Fine Arts Center Music Room, 30 W. Dale St., $4-$7. Featuring Rodney Wood and Tom McElroy. Thurs., Sept. 18, 6 p.m. For more, call Melinda at 634-5581 ext. 318.
Life Drawing, Business of Arts Center, 515 Manitou Ave. $8. Drawing with a live model, 2nd Thurs. of month, 7 10 p.m. For more, call 685-1861.
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