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Art Gallery of the Rockies, 5051 N. Academy Blvd., 260-1873. Open Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Featuring landscapes, wildlife, Americana, aeronautical, Civil War, and local scenes. Runs through April 1.
Bear Creek Fine Art Gallery at the Bear Creek Veterinary Care Clinic, 960 Pico Point, 685-1177. Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays. Featuring Picopoint through April.
Bridge Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave., 329-1574. Open Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays, noon to 3 p.m. Appointments avail., 329-1574. Michael Cellan's solo show runs March 5-28.
Business of Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-1861. Open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tues. - Sat. Featuring Earth, Water, Sky, an exhibition of nature photography, and Wunderkind 2004, a showing of high school art, both running through April 24.
Cheyenne Mountain Branch Library, 1791-D S. 8th St., 531-6333 x1202. Students from Pauline Memorial School display their artist creations March 1-31.
Colorado Springs Airport, 7770 E. Drennan Rd. Featuring Verna Jean Versa paintings, David Antosiak wall sculptures, Deb Komitor paintings, Ruth Gourdine multi-media, Marica Hefti terra cotta, Colorado Springs Christian High School youth art and Harrison School District Two youth art. Runs through March 31. For more, call Joan at 550-1917.
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. Colorado 2004: A Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Art through April 11. Linda McCartney's Sixties: Portrait of an Era through April 10. The Press at Colorado College: The Pressroom as Classroom April 17 through May 16.
Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St., 385-5990. Open Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free. Featuring H. L. Standley Photographs, March 13 through June 13.
Commonwheel Artists, 102 Cañon Ave., 685-1008. Mon.-Sun., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The Color of Life, new work by the Rock Creek Canyon Art Group, runs through March 22.
East Library, 5550 N. Union Blvd., 531-6333, x1202. Mosaic artist Debbi Nelson exhibits Feb. 2-29. The library staff exhibit their own creative impulses from March 1-31.
Monument Branch Library, 1706 Lake Woodmoor Dr., 531-6333 x1202. The Palmer Divide Quilters exhibit over 100 gorgeous quilts from March 1-31.
Mountain Living Studio, 741 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-0225. Open noon to 5 p.m., Wed. through Sun. Featuring a photography exhibit by Lynn Russell, Fred Fabry, Ann Cott and Jerry Mattys, runs March 13-21.
Penrose Public Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave., 531-6333 x1202. Featuring Sister Voices, an exhibit by Great Company, COMETS, a collection of meteorites, and art by students from the Colorado School for the Deaf and Blind. Running March 1-31.
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 Fallen Soldiers of Fort Carson, a photojournalism series by Sean Cayton, in benefit for The Home Front Cares. Runs through 27.
Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. Featuring Once in a Blue Moon, the 5th annual Pikes Peak Pastel Society show. Runs March 2 to April 26.
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. Borderlands: special guest artist Luis Jimenez; Bill Amundson: Confessions of a Suburban Regionalist; John Rietfors: Enough is as Good as a Feast; Placement. Displacement. Replacement; Sarah McKenzie: Aerial Views; Mark Abrahamson: Watershed Investigations; Jim Wark: Discarded.
auditions & entries 10th Annual Fine Art Show and Sale, call for entries. Artwork due on April 29. Acceptable entries in watercolor, oil, pastel, acrylic, mixed media, sculpture, pen and ink, pencil, computer graphic, photography and print making. Takes place at St. Michael's Episcopal Church. Call Carol at 598-1316 for more.
Colorado Springs Art Guild, call for entries. Seeking 320 multi-media fine artworks for show May 3- June 30 at Pikes Peak Center. Registration deadline April 30, top prize $1000, John L. Mendoza juror. Call 630-1611 for more.
Colorado Springs Conservatory, call for entries for Infusion 2004, a juried exhibition for all visual arts media. Piece must reflect an aspect of the performing arts related to music, dance or theater. Deadline for delivery of art or slides is May 3. For entry form call 577-4556.
Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, Palmer Lake, 481-0475,
www.trilakesarts.com Artists of all media are invited to enter, deadline is May 15, scholarships awarded for winners. Call Sandra at 481-0475 for application and info.
Colorado Council on the Arts announce re-opening of the Grants to Artists and Organizations category. Grant applications for programs between July 1, 2004 and June 30, 2005. Visit Web site at
www.coloarts.state.co.us for application or call 303/866-2723 for more.