Upcoming art shows offer chances to come in from cold
Come in from the cold and warm up with a sampling of sizzling art at these art receptions:
“Particular to Place,” The Art Center’s Permanent Collection Plus Two is on display at the Western Colorado Botanical Gardens, 641 Struthers Ave., and will be featured in the First Friday Art reception from 5–7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 4.
Artists with work the exhibit are Irene Fowler, Mae Beth Guyton, Al Nestler, Gailen Schmidt and Chris Zang.
Admission to the reception is free. The artwork will be on display through April 2. Call 245-3288 for information.
“What’s it all about?” Find out during the First Friday Art reception from 7–9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 4, at The Art Center, 1803 N. Seventh St.
The reception will be for “What’s it all about?” featuring works by Joshua Butler, Charles Hardy and Roger McCoy; and “Growth Spurt,” the 2011 Art Center Members’ Exhibit.
A gallery talk will be given at 6 p.m. by Butler, Hardy and McCoy. Call 243-7337 or go to http://www.gjartcenter.org for information.
A one-woman show displaying artwork by Nancee Jean Busse will be featured at the First Friday Art Opening from 5–9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 4, at Planet Wines, 420 Main St.
De Beque Canyon Winery will host a wine tasting during the event.
Busse has been painting, teaching illustrating and writing about art for more than 30 years.
Those attending the art opening are encourage to park in the Rood Avenue parking garage and use Planet Wines’ back entrance. Call 424-5432 for information.
A non-judged, non-juried, and loosely-themed art show titled “Art from the Heart Art Show” will have an opening reception from 1–4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 5, at The Frame Depot, 529 Bogart Lane.
The exhibit, featuring works interpreted artistically however the artist chooses, will be on display through March 2.
Call 245-6999 for information or go to http://www.framedepotGJ.com.