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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 to 4 p.m. Free. Featuring Barter, Bits and Dollars: The Money of Colonial America runs through Oct.

The Artists' Alcove, The Antique Gallery, 21 N. Nevada Ave., 785-4814. Open Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Featuring expressionist artwork by Stanley Alan Randolph.

Bella Art & Frame, 366 2nd St., Suite B, Monument, 487-7691. Open Tues.-Fri., 10 a.m. to 5:50 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Featuring custom framing, fine crafts and wearables.

Boulder Street Gallery, 725 N. Tejon St., 636-9358. Featuring black and white giclee panoramic prints of Garden of the Gods and Pikes Peak by Bruce Elliott. Runs through August.

Colorado College's Cossitt Hall, 906 N. Cascade Ave., 389-6607. Featuring CC alumnus Bill Starr's photos of past CC Extraordinary Dance! festivals. Runs June 27-July 15.

Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St., 634-5581. $5-$10. Open Mon.-Thurs., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Fri., Sat., 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Sun., 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Exhibits include Chihuly through Aug. 14. Also featuring Hot Summer Nights, where the Fine Arts Center stays open until 10 p.m. on Friday and Saturday nights. Featuring Anderson & Low: Athlete/Warrior, runs through July 24. Presenting Andy Warhol's Dream America from September 1-December 31, 2005.

Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St., 385-5990. Open Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free. Featuring Bearing Our Burdens: Traditional Native American Baskets through Aug. 21. Lula Evans: A Woman's Life in Quilts runs June through December. History Explorers special learning events on July 9, 16, 23.

Commonwheel Artists Co-op Gallery, 102 Cañon Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-1008. Open daily from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Featuring photographs, paintings and clay art in Corpus Et Natura from June 17 through July 18.

Elements Art Gallery, 2616 W. Colorado Ave., 633-3899, Open Thurs.-Sun., 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. or by appointment. Featuring works by Colorado artisans.

Fast Frames, 5154 Centennial Blvd., 227-0161. Open Tues.-Fri., 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Sat., 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Featuring black and white giclee panoramic prints of Garden of the Gods and Pikes Peak by Bruce Elliott. Runs through August.

Frameworks Gallery and Picture Framing Studio, 2236 N. Wahsatch Ave., 636-2427. Featuring black and white photography by Larry Hampton. Runs through July 15.

Galeria de la Luz, 14 Ruxton Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-9161. Open Wed.-Sun., 1-5 p.m. Featuring impressionistic oil paintings.

Gallery of Contemporary Art at UCCS, 1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy., 262-3567. Call for hours. Featuring A Looking Glass of One's Own: Contemporary Women Photographers; Two Mexican Views: Photographs by Paul Strand and Manuel Bravo; Books, Maps and Multiples: Contemporary Graphic Art; and Minimalism: Presence -- Absence. Runs through Aug. 5.

New West Art and Frame, 4689 Centennial Blvd., 528-2402. Featuring black and white giclee panoramic prints of Garden of the Gods and Pikes Peak by Bruce Elliott. Runs through August.

Orly's Art Gallery, 730 S. Tejon St., 630-3371. Featuring Sparkly LeBold, Desmond O'Hagan and Thomas J. Owen in Who's Who in American Art Wine Tasting, all three artists have been featured in Who's Who. Show runs June 24 to July 31.

Plantera Group, 731 N. Weber St., 886-0456. Open Mon.-Thurs., 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Fri., 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Featuring a charity art show to benefit TESSA. Runs through July 29.

Public library exhibits, free. Penrose Public Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave., featuring Karen Standridge's Landscapes through July 31. Monument Branch Library, 1706 Lake Woodmoor Dr., Monument featuring Andrew Carnegie Libraries and Sam Marsh's Prehistoric Mammals, Protomammals and Dinosaurs through July 31. East Library, 5550 N. Union Blvd. featuring J. Edgar Hoover and Richard Nixon Administration Memorabilia through July 31.

Pueblo Convention Center, 3020 Central Main St., 719/542-1100. Featuring artwork by Don Woodard and Rayann Orr through Dec. 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. Full Throttle: Underground Art & the Motorcycle through Aug. 27. Pop Surrealism: The Rise of Underground Art through Aug. 13. Laying Down the Line: The Work of John "Large" Largent through Aug. 20. The Bike and the Beat through Aug. 6. The Chop Shop and Steel City Tattoo through Aug. 20. European Addiction, through Aug. 27. Buell Children's Museum featuring Hog Wild, exhibitions featuring pigs and bikes in art through Sept. 3. Special events include Arts Talk Motorcycle Exhibit Guided Tours, July 21, Aug. 2. Motorcycle film series includes She Lives to Ride on July 6; Motorcycle Mania on July 20; Easy Rider on Aug. 3; The Wild One on Aug. 17.

Velez Gallery, 220 N. Tejon St., 630-3710. Opening July14, 5-9 p.m. for wood artist Michael Velez, pre-Columbian and landscape artist Andrew Velez, fetish carver Scott Garnet and Katsina carver Myron Beeson. Normal hours are Mon.-Sat., 10:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Sun., noon-4 p.m.

art events and openings Sangre De Cristo Arts Center, 210 N. Santa Fe Ave., Pueblo, 719/295-7200. Now registering for summer art classes for youth and adults. Classes in many different areas including visual arts, dance, music and more. Visit or call 719/295-7200 for more info on registering.

*Phototroph Gallery, 16 Ruxton Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-1313. Presents The Western Photographer by Keith Ladzinski. Open Sat., July 9, shown through Aug. 7, from Weds.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun., noon to 5 p.m.

Castle Rock Gallery, Outlets of Castle Rock, Suite 247, 578-9226. Featuring A Year in the Life of a Camera through July 29. Give 52 Colorado photographers one week to shoot with the same camera, and the results are amazingly different.

Art on the Arkansas, Veteran's Park, Hwy 50, Canon City. Celebrating its 24th year Sat., July 9, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., and Sun., July 10, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Find artisan booths, food vendors, live music and more. Call 275-1661 for info.

The Bridge Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave., 232-9368. Opening reception for Susan Risinger's multimedia exhibit Box Canyons Friday, July 8, 5-8 p.m. Shown through July 30.

Business of Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-1861. Pikes Peak Pastel Society exhibit, Point of Departure, opening reception July 7, 5-8 p.m. The gallery is free, open Tues-Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.,; Sun., noon-4 p.m.

The Shops at Briargate, 1885 Briargate Pkwy., 265-6264. Featuring Fine Art at the Shops with works from over 100 artists, including Louise Cutler's gilding work. Runs Fri., July 8, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Sat., July 9, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sun., July 10, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

*The Squash Blossom, 2531 W. Colorado Ave., 632-1899. Open Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sun., noon to 5 p.m. Featuring watercolor and oils artist Thomas Owens' views of Pikes Peak. Also featuring Steve LeBlanc's wildlife bronze work. Opening Fri., July 8. Runs through July 31.

Farm & Art Market, America the Beautiful Park (formerly Confluence Park), 126 Cimino Dr., runs Saturdays, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Runs through Oct. 29. Market at Soda Springs Park, 404 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs runs Wednesdays, 4-7 p.m. Runs through Sept. 28. Call 640-6154 or visit for more.

Monument Valley Park Farmers Market and Craft Fair, at the south end of the park, just off of Bijou St., on Westview Pl. Featuring fresh produce, homemade crafts, lotions and soaps, fresh cut flowers, unique jewelry and more. Runs Mondays, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. through Sept. 26. Call 635-0944 for more.

Woodland Park Fine Arts & Crafts Fair, Memorial Park (3 blocks north of Hwy. 24), Woodland Park. Featuring art, crafts and more. Takes place next to the Teller County Farmers Market. Runs Fridays, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., through Sept. 16. Call 232-4449 for more.

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