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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.
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 Cat's Cradle through Oct. 1.
Business of Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs. Open Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free. Featuring Ridgeway Artspeak, works from 10 Colorado artists including Mary Ellen Andrews, Pam Conrad, Nancy Donegan, Ilene Greene, George Kernan and more, Sept. 29 through Nov.11. Opening reception, Fri., Sept. 29, 5-7 p.m. Call 685-1861 or visit thebac.org for more.
Calabash Gallery, 2428 W. Colorado Ave., 634-1577. Featuring The Journey Continues, an art exhibit based on the book In Honor of My Father: A Daughter's Journey in Art and Words, by Deb Komitor, Oct. 18 to Nov. 5. Book signing and reception, Thurs., Oct. 19, 5-8 p.m. and Sat., Oct. 21, 11 a.m. to 4 pm.
Coburn Gallery, CC Worner Center, 902 N. Cascade Ave., 389-6607. Featuring Afterimages: an installation in three parts, works by Scott Johnson through Oct. 21. Featuring Book as Object: An International Survey of Sculptural Bookworks, Oct. 31 through Dec. 19. Opening reception and gallery talk, Nov. 2, 2-4:30 p.m.
Colachi Arts, 1107 Manitou Ave., 685-1254. Featuring Angels, by Steven Wash and works by Heather Harris, Ginny Thompson and Peter King through Oct. 15.
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. Visit cspm.org for more.
Commonwheel Artists Gallery, 102 Cañon Ave., Manitou Springs. Open daily, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. through Labor Day. Open daily, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. thereafter. Featuring Latka Land Expanded, by Pueblo artists Tom and Jean Latka, Sept. 29-Oct. 30. Opening reception, Fri., Sept. 29, 5-8 p.m. Tribal Affair, Nov. 3-12. Opening reception, Nov. 3, 5-8 p.m. Call 685-1008 for more or visit commonwheel.com.
Cucuru Gallery, 2332 W. Colorado Ave., 520-9900. Open Tues.-Sat., 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Featuring Fall Art Safari with Mary-Linn Benning and new works by resident artists through Nov. 10.
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. $3.75-$7.50 for non-members. Featuring works by Dale Chihuly through Jan. 7, 2007. First Thursday Tastings, Oct. 5, 5-8 p.m. 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 Prolific Tendencies, showcasing the work of Maggie Hanson and Gabe Kamm through Oct. 21. Call 630-7664 for more.
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. Pearing Pearfect Artwork with Your Taste, works by Julie Kirkland and Jerry Rhodes through Oct. 18. Call 520-9494 or visit guntherwolffgallery.com for more.
Laura Reilly Gallery, 2616 W. Colorado Ave., #4, 471-1360. Open Thurs.-Sat., 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Featuring Heritage IIConservation Oil Paintings, benefiting The Palmer Land Trust. Oct 5-7. Opening reception, Thurs., Oct. 5, 5-8 p.m. 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 Nancy Rynes' Small Towns and Back Roads, paintings of Colorado, Wyoming and Utah through Sept. 30.
Mediterranean Caf, 118 E. Kiowa St., 633-0115. Open Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Featuring Tibet! photographs by Constance Elmore. Call 633.0115 for more.
Mountain Living Studio, 741 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-0225. Open Mon.-Thurs. and Sun., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Fri.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Featuring Living Semiprecious by Ronnee DelBianco, Millefiori & Swarovski by Joyce Illiq, Chunky Stones through Silver by Shelly Birch & Pablo, Crochet Bead Rope Design by Mary Streily and more through Sept. 30.
OpticalReverb Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave., 210-9799. Open noon to 5 p.m., Wed., Fri. and Sat. Free. Featuring Futureself, displaying the work of more than a dozen artists, through September. Works by Brandon Friend and Matt Clark, through October. Opening reception Fri., Oct. 6, 5-8 p.m. Works by James Wolnick, through November. Opening reception Fri., Nov. 3, 5-8 p.m. Works by Eric Deiss, through December. Opening reception Fri., Dec. 1, 5-8 p.m. Visit opticalreverb.com for more.
OpticalReverb at Park East, 720 Goodnight St., Pueblo, 719/210-9799. Featuring Train Station Glimpses, works by Tim Davis, Tylan Troyer, Erica Reyes, Pathos, Douglas Rouse and Jeff Jag, through Oct. 1.
OpticalReverb at Phantom Canyon, 2 E. Pikes Peak Ave., 210-9799. Open daily, 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. Featuring For Sara, works by Samuel Pisciotta, Brett Wilson and Lance Butcher through September. Organic Symmetry, works by Kim Polomka, Andy Mason, Marina Eckler and Adept, Oct. 1 through Nov. 30. Seguidor de Prosa, multi-media works by Jason Zacharias and Langdon Foss, Dec. 1 through Jan. 30.
OpticalReverb at the V Bar, 19 E. Kiowa St., 210-9799. Featuring Pops and Purple People, works by Martin McCormick through Oct. 15. Urban Sickness, canvas works by national graffiti artists, Oct. 15 through Dec. 15.
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 Linda Lugenbill's Sculptural Basketry through Oct. 13. Acrylic paintings of Karen Scharer, Oct. 19 to Nov. 10. Call 481-3108 for more.
Penrose Public Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave., 531-6333. Featuring the whimsical works of artists ages 12 and older based on the book, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland as part of All Pikes Peak Reads, Oct. 2-27. Reception, Fri., Oct. 6, 4-6 p.m.
Plantera Group Gallery, Plantera Group, 731 N. Weber St. Open Mon.-Thurs., 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Fri., 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Featuring Weber Street Works of Art, with CJ Hendrickson, Alison Smith and Davoth, to benefit the Business of Art Center through Dec. 22. Call 886-0456 for more.
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.
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 Where's Zebulon? The Great Pikes Peak Hunt! in the Children's Museum through Nov. 4. Bill Gillette: A Passion for Ranching through Nov. 4. The Miller Collection and Southern Colorado Watercolor Society through Nov. 11. Representing the West through Oct. 28. Charles Partridge Adams, Nov. 12 through Jan. 28. Halloween with Mr. E, Oct. 28. Different Perspectives: Views of Pikes Peak through Jan. 20. Own Your Own Art Show and Sale, Nov. 15 through Dec. 30. 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 Entre Nous: Works by Claude Cahun and Marcel Moore through Sept. 30. Featuring Power of 4: 4th dimension: Works by the artists of ROAR, Oct. 6-28. Opening reception, Oct. 6, 5-8 p.m. Minimum Wage: Works by Kat and Bob Tudor, Oct. 6-28. Opening reception, Oct. 6, 5-8 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 Landscapes by Rick Young and New Works by Miguel Martinez through November.
Tri-lakes Center for the Arts, 305 Hwy. 105, Palmer Lake, 481-0475. Annual Members' Show through Oct. 20. Octoberfest Celebration, Sept. 30, 6:30-10 p.m. Visit trilakesarts.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 Floating Worlds through Nov. 17. UCCS Faculty Exhibition, Dec. 1 through Jan. 5. Blue Books and other Artist Books, Jan. 19 through March 16. Student Art Exhibition, April 6 through June 1. Water Media International XV, June 15 through Aug. 3. Visit galleryuccs.org for more.
Art events & openings Artists Lair, 2766 Janitell Road, 576-5247. Open Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Featuring the First Annual Fall Miniature Art Exhibit, Oct. 20 through Nov. 5. Opening reception, Fri., Oct. 20, 6-9 p.m.
The Gallery at Rich Designs, 1731 Mount Washington Ave. Featuring The Art of Living, a benefit show for Pikes Peak Hospice & Palliative Care with works from 45 area artists. Festivities include artisans at work, live jazz, food and more. Sat., Sept. 30, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 633-3400 for more.
Rubbish, 17B Bijou St. Presenting Magic Reality, a one-man show featuring oil paintings by Rodney Wood, Fri.-Sat., Oct. 6-7, 1-10 p.m. and Sun., Oct. 8, 1-5 p.m. with artist talk at 2 p.m. Opening reception, Oct. 6, 5-10 p.m. Call 471-7448 for preview reservations and more.
Adobe Moby Paint-It-Yourself Ceramics and Pottery Studio Events, 1822 Dominion Way. Youth and Adult Pottery Classes, Homeschool Art Classes and After-School Art Programs. "Soap and Salts Making," Oct. 5, 6-9 p.m., "Glass Slumping," Oct. 11, 6-9 p.m. "Halloween Cookie Monsters," Oct. 17, 4-7 p.m. "Gem Magic," Oct. 24, 4-7 pm. "Trick or Treat & Pumpkin Painting," Oct. 31, "T-Shirt Making," Nov. 7, 4-7 p.m. Call 266-6022 for more.
Art Hop Summer Celebration, Beacon Lite 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.