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Business of Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-1861. Open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tues.-Sat. Horse Sense runs July 30 through Sept. 5. Featuring Personalities in Plastic and Echoes of Light.
Cedars Jazz Club, 3125 Sinton Rd., 633-5541, ext. 4. Open Wed.-Sun., 5 p.m. to 2 a.m. Featuring over 40 artists with displays and a slide show.
Colorado Springs Airport, 7770 E. Drennan Rd. Featuring Balloon Classic 2003 Photography Contest Winning Entries, Janet Brugos, Ruth Burink, Brenda Cameron, Lucas Cichon, Sherry Rogers and Imagination Celebration Youth Art. Runs through Sept. 30. For more, call Joan at 550-1917.
Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St., 634-5581. $2-$5. Open Tues.-Sat., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sun., 1-5 p.m. Daily docent tours at 10:30 a.m. Realism & Illusion: Selections from the Taylor Museum Permanent Collection, Exhibition by Dale Chihuly, Emerson Woelffer: Life in the Abstract, Art for Art's Sake.
Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St., 385-5990. Open Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free. Featuring These Rare Lands, photographs by Stan Jorstad. Imported Elegance: Kashmir and European Shawls of Paisley Design.
Commonwheel Artists, 102 Cañon Ave., 685-1008. Mon.-Sun., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. One Man's Trash is Another Woman's Art featuring Caron O'Neil and Greta Wesley.
East Library, 5550 N. Union Blvd., 531-6333, x1202. Works by Artists Over 50 runs Aug. 2-31.
Industrial Zen Design, 2822 N. Nevada Ave. Free. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Featuring metal sculpture. For more call 473-0004.
Monument Branch Library, 1706 Lake Woodmoor Dr., 531-6333 x1202. Bronze Sculptures by Donna Arndt, July 1-30. Photography exhibit by Anastasia White Wolf, July 1-30. Works by Artists Over 50 runs Aug. 2-31. Teapots from Around the World, runs Aug.2-31.
Penrose Public Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave., 531-6333. Featuring Works by Artists Over 50 runs Aug. 2-31. Featuring Art by Young Artists at Work in the Children's section from Aug. 2-31.
Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. Featuring the Professional Photographers' Guild of Colorado Springs. Runs through Aug. 30. Call Coleen at 475-8344 for more.
Pikes Peak Community College's Downtown Studio Campus, 100 W. Pikes Peak Ave., 527-6000. Hours: Mon.-Thurs., 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Fri.-Sat., 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Featuring MANifestations Art Exhibit, with artists Devin Arnold, John Odlin and Jerry Vargo. Runs through Aug. 18.
Plantera Group, 517 S. Cascade Ave. Free. Featuring Casey Chinn, Betty Ross and Tony Tirado. Show runs through Sept. 30. For more call 886-0456.
Rockrimmon Branch Library, 832 Village Center Dr., 593-8000. Works by Artists Over 50 runs Aug. 2-31.
Ruth Holley Branch Library, 923 N. Murray Blvd., 597-5377. Works by Artists Over 50 runs Aug. 2-31.
Sand Creek Branch Library, 1821 S. Academy Blvd., 597-7070. Works by Artists Over 50 runs Aug. 2-31.
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. re: Nowned--Mel and Bernice Strawn through Aug. 14. re: Invented--Contemporary American Ceramics through Aug. 28. re:Built featuring Joe Kronwitter, Sean O'Meallie, Christopher Romer and Ron Sterkel through Aug. 14, re:Joined featuring Klaus Anselm, Marianne Cardinal and James Koehler through Aug. 21; Orton Cone Box Exhibit through Aug. 21, Springs 7 May 15-Aug. 21. Also art demonstrations with regional artists Fridays through August 20, Noon-1 p.m. and 2-3 p.m.
United States Olympic Committee Visitor Center, 1750 E. Boulder St. Hall of Fame Exhibit, Free. The Champions: Portraits from the NCAA Arena featuring Rich Clarkson portraits. July 1-Sept. 30.
art announcements Commonwheel Artists, 102 Cañon Ave., 685-1008. Mon.-Sun., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Volunteers needed for the 30th annual Labor Day festival from Sept.4-6.
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. Free. Featuring watercolors by new gallery member, Larry Haught. Runs Aug. 1- 30. Opening Aug. 6, 5-8 p.m.
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. Works by Karen Winfield and Eric Buckner Winfield from August 6-29. Opens Aug. 6, 5-8 p.m.
Cottonwood Artists' School, 25 Cimino Drive, 520-1899. Mon., Wed., Fri., 9 a.m. to Noon. Tues., 1-6 p.m. Young Masters Exhibition features art by 8-17 year olds. Runs through Aug. 28. Opens Aug. 6, 5:30-8:30 p.m.
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 MOMWOW by Atomic Elroy. Runs from Aug. 6-28. Opening Aug. 6, 5-8 p.m.
L.I.W. Cargo, 713 Manitou Ave., 685-0452. Open daily, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Featuring Down North by Judith Michael Myers. Runs through Aug. 30. Reception Aug. 7, 6-8 p.m.
Squash Blossom, 2531 West Colorado Ave., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., 632-1899. Open house featuring ten artists with music by the Storys. Sun., Aug. 8, 4-7 p.m.
Business of Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-1861. Open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tues.-Sat. Free. FutureSelf entry-level art workshop for "at-risk" youth ages 12-18. Aug. 14-15, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 685-1861, ext. 43 to register.
Cottonwood Artists' School, art class registration. A variety of classes available. Register before Aug. 16 to avoid registration fee, Aug. 25 is last day to register. Call 520-1899 for more info.