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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.
ARTSpace Gallery, Hillside Community Center, 925 S. Institute St., 385-7900. Open Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Sat., 1-5 p.m. and Sun., noon to 5 p.m. Featuring works by Adam Conard through Aug. 19.
The Blue Star, 1645 S. Tejon St., 598-7565. Featuring works by local artists through Aug. 11.
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 Wild Mongolia, works by Barbara Davies, Aug. 4-27. Opening reception, Aug. 4, 5-9 p.m. Slide show presentation, Aug. 5, 10:30 a.m.
Business of Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs. Open Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free. Featuring Body Language, a two-artist mixed media and sculptural vessel exhibit through Aug. 1. Call 685-1861 or visit thebac.org for more.
Cedars Jazz Club, 3125 Sinton Road, 578-5744. Featuring Lemon Drop, works by Ben Gonzalez, through Aug. 3. Presenting 400-700 Nanometers, recent paintings by Michael Thompson, Aug. 4 through Sept. 27. Opening reception, Fri., Aug. 4, 6-8:30 p.m. Call 685-9140 for more.
Dale Street Bistro Caf, 115 E. Dale St., 578-7998. Featuring The Cracker Barrel Pastel Artists, works by Pegi Ballenger, Pat Geonetta, Marlene Kort and Kris Olson through August.
Elements Art Gallery, 2616 W. Colorado Ave., #1, 633-3899. Featuring Dust in the Wind, clay works by Jeremiah Houck, Jen and John Ellis, Lorraine Sheppard and Alicia Griggs through Aug. 23. Visit elementsartgallery.com 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. Presenting Essential Design, works by Amy Branstetter, Linda Willard and Belinda Chambers, through Aug. 6.
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 Gene Pool, works by Jeannie Breeding, Gene Sanchez and Jean Houghton through Aug. 17.
Laura Reilly Gallery, 2616 W. Colorado Ave., #4, 471-1360. Open Thurs.-Sat., 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Featuring Summer Gems, an annual small oil painting show and sale through Aug. 19. Visit laurareilly.com for more.
L.I.W. Cargo Gallery, 713 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-0452. Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Featuring Plein Air Artists' Exhibit through July 31. Marti Millington's Lions, Tigers and Bears, Aug. 1-31. Opening reception, Aug. 6, 6-8 p.m.
Mountain Living Studio, 741 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-0225. Open Mon.-Thurs., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Fri.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sun., noon to 6 p.m. Featuring Reciprocity of Reverence, works by Scott Reuman, High Country Summer, works by Jaqua Schmich and Summer Song, works by Rick Bainbridge through Aug. 20.
OpticalReverb at Phantom Canyon, 2 E. Pikes Peak Ave., 210-9799. Open daily, 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. Featuring Relevant Locale, works by Douglas Rouse, Bob and Kat Tudor, Curt Layman and many more through Sept. 1.
OpticalReverb at the V-Bar, 19 E. Kiowa St., 210-9799. Featuring works by CJ Hendrickson through Aug. 1.
OpticalReverb at Park East, 720 Goodnight St., Pueblo, 210-9799. Featuring Pueblication, works by Marc Huebert, Jeff Jagunich, Adam Conard and many more through Aug. 1.
Pikes Peak Community College, 100 W. Pikes Peak Ave., 527-6001. Open Mon.-Thurs., 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Fri.-Sat., 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Featuring The Narrative Absurdist and the Absurd Narrative, works by Tony Moffeit, Jina Pierce, Judith Marie, Rian Kerrane and Mark Guilbeau through Aug. 2.
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.
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.
art events & openings Studio and Fine Woodworking Show and The Heritage Studio Annual Art Show and Sale, Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, 304 Hwy. 105, Palmer Lake. Open noon to 4 p.m., Wed.-Sun. Show runs through Aug. 24. Call 481-0475 or visit trilakesarts.org 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 719/687-3731 for vending or general information.
Salons 2006, various venues. $40-$135 Showcasing eclectic collections of American art. Bill Burgess and Kat Jorstad, Aug. 10. Call the BAC at 685-1861 for more.