“Over the Thames” by Mark Lague. Lague’s pieces are on display at SmithKlein Gallery in Boulder through Jan. 28.
“Over the Thames” by Mark Lague. Lague’s pieces are on display at SmithKlein Gallery in Boulder through Jan. 28.
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Visitors are encouraged to call ahead before visiting area art galleries for holiday hours and COVID protocols.

Boulder area

15th Street Gallery Featuring work by Boston artist Nancy Simonds and Denver artist Tony Ortega; open by appointment 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursday-Saturday; 1708 15th St., Boulder; 303-447-2841; 15thstreetgalleryboulder.com

Ana’s Art Gallery Art from local, African and Caribbean artists; noon-5 p.m. Friday-Sunday; 958 Cherryvale Road, Boulder; 303-261-5936; anasartgallery.com

Art and Soul Gallery Works by Colorado-based artist Mark Bueno on display; 10 a.m-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday; 1615 Pearl St., Boulder; 303-544-5803; artandsoulboulder.com

Art Parts Creative Reuse Center Nonprofit creative reuse center with arts and crafts supplies. For a limited time, Art Parts is offering gift cards to customers displaced by the Marshall Fire. Apply online; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday and noon-5 p.m. Sunday; 3080 Valmont St., Boulder;  artpartsboulder.org

Boulder Creative Collective “LAVE: What’s Next,”  artist Brittney Hofer explores sonic and visual interpretations of place through agriculture, music and art, though Feb. 1; noon-4 p.m. Monday-Thursday or by appointment; 2208 Pearl St., Boulder; bouldercreativecollective.com

Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art “Incredible Lightness: A Retrospective of the Work of Jerry Wingren,” celebrates 45 years of the artist’s work, through Jan. 23; “Two-Fold,” Melinda Rosenberg explores wood grains with geometric works, through Jan. 23; “El movimiento sigue,” outdoor Los Seis de Boulder sculpture by Jasmine Baetz, through March 14; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday; 1750 13th St., Boulder; 303-443-2122; bmoca.org

Canyon Theater and Gallery “Closed Loop,” local makers explore systems of social justice, sustainability and reuse of materials, through Jan. 27; “Lookout Road,” photography by Liza Weems, through Feb. 23; 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Thursday, noon-5 p.m. Friday-Sunday; Main Library, 1001 Arapahoe Ave., Boulder, 303-441-3100, boulderlibrary.org/exhibits

The Collective Community Arts Center “Brave Pathways: Creative Roads to Healing” features work from fiber artist Grace Gee and photographer Keri Mills, through Jan. 30; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday and Saturday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday, noon-5 p.m. Sunday; 201 N. Public Road, Lafayette; lafayetteco.gov

Dairy Arts Center “Withers Photography Collection Exhibition,” photojournalist Ernest Withers’ photos explore civil rights and Black history, Jan. 16-Feb. 26; “Brutal Realities,” artists confront reality in digital culture, Jan. 17-Feb. 23; “Project Worthmore,” outdoor mural by Erica Pacha creates awareness for Colorado refugees; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday, noon-7:30 p.m. Saturday, noon-5:30 p.m. Sunday; 2590 Walnut St., Boulder; 303-440-7826; thedairy.org

East Window “The Silhouette Project,” features photographs by Dona Laurita depicting young people living with cancer, through Jan. 28; open daily 10 a.m.-10 p.m.; 4949 Broadway, Unit 102-B, Boulder; eastwindow.org

East Window South “African-America: Contempt of Greasy Pigs,” explores systemic racism with photographs and a short film by André Ramos-Woodard, through March 29; by appointment; 4949 Broadway, Unit 102-C, Boulder; eastwindow.org.

Eldorado Springs Art Center Art gallery and sculpture garden in the foothills; call for gallery hours; 8 Chesebro Way, Eldorado Springs; 303-378-0454; eldoradospringsartcenter.com

The Gallery at Bus Stop “Food For Thought: A Feast for the Eyes,” a Boulder Art Association member show, through Jan. 15; 4-8 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday or by appointment; 4895 N. Broadway, Boulder; noboartdistrict.org.

HiFi Jones Studio & Gallery Jonathan Hanst creates pop-culture art mashups made from reclaimed vinyl and books; 4-8 p.m. Thursday, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday or by appointment; 209 E. Simpson St., Lafayette; hifijones.com/

Mary Williams Fine Arts Featuring fine art, antique prints and maps. Fundraiser for Marshall Fire victims will begin Feb. 1; call for hours; 5311 Western Ave. #112, Boulder, 303-938-1588; marywilliamsfinearts.com

Museum of Boulder “B.E.A.T.: Convivial Machines,” features interactive digital art and music in a “dark side” and “light side” exhibit, through Feb. 6; “Returning” pop-up exhibit features contemporary art from Arapaho artists in the region, through Feb. 14; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday-Monday, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Wednesday; 2205 Broadway, Boulder; 303-449-3464; museumofboulder.org

Naropa University Art Galleries Nalanda Campus, 6287 Arapahoe Ave.: Cube Gallery has local and international artists; Nalanda Gallery hosts guest artists and student exhibitions, Lounge Gallery operated by students. Arapahoe Campus, 2130 Arapahoe Ave.: Lincoln Gallery features local and regional artists. Paramita Campus, 3285 30th St.: Paramita Gallery has works in all media by regional artists; all open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday; bit.ly/naropaart

Particulars Art Gallery Glass artist Kammi Siemens is the guest artist January-February, opening reception 4:30 p.m. Feb. 11; open noon-4 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday-Sunday;401 S. Public Road, Lafayette; particularsart.com

Phil Lewis Art From T-shirts to puzzles and prints to laser engraving, Phil Lewis’s art is on display and for sale; noon-5 p.m. Friday-Sunday; 2034 Pearl St., Unit 102, Boulder;  phillewisart.com

POP! Gallery Open Studios’ pop-up art and gift gallery features rotating exhibits and gifts by local artists; 11 a.m.-7 p.m. daily; 1421 Pearl St.; openstudios.org/pop-gallery

R Gallery “Flatirons Beauty,” depictions of the Flatirons in various mediums; 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday-Monday; 2027 Broadway, Boulder; 303-447-2841; rgallery.art

Rembrandt Yard Aboriginal, local and national art; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, call ahead; 1301 Spruce St., Boulder; 303-301-2972; rembrandtyard.com

Shark’s Ink Renowned printmaking publishing studio and gallery that features prints and collaborations with more than 160 national artists since 1976; 550 Blue Mountain Road, Lyons; 303-823-9190; sharksink.com

SmithKlein Gallery Works from Canadian artist Mark Lague on display through Jan. 28; noon-5 p.m. daily; 1116 Pearl St., Boulder; 303-444-7200; smithklein.com

CU Art Museum will reopen Jan. 25 with “The Art That Made Medicine,” with Western anatomical illustrations from the 1400s-1900s, through April 29; “To Hear the Earth Before the End of the World,” light and sound installation by artist-in-residence LaMont Hamilton, Feb. 3-July 16; “Making Trouble: Hands-on Photography,” features photos from the museum’s collection that have been altered either digitally or by hand, Feb. 3-March 19; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday; 1085 18th St., Boulder; cuartmuseum.colorado.edu

University of Colorado Museum of Natural History will reopen Jan. 25 with “Frozen in Time,” exhibit about artifacts melting throughout the northern Rockies, Anthropology Hall; “Horses in the North American West,” Anthropology Hall; “Antarctica: More than Meets the Eye,” explores ancient Dry Valleys where CU teams conduct research, BioLounge; Upcoming: “Throwns of Waste,” art made from discarded materials by CU students, BioLounge; University of Colorado Henderson Building, 15th and Broadway, Boulder; colorado.edu

Longmont area

Firehouse Art Center “Long Range,” a nod to four Front Range artists Veronica Love, Katherine Gibbons, Jon Fukuda and Graham Stewart, opening reception 6 p.m. Jan. 14, runs through March 6; “Marshall and Middle Fork Fires Art Auction,” works by local artists will be for sale in an online auction, with all proceeds (minus auction fees) benefitting Boulder County Wildfire Fund, auction ends Feb. 1; noon-5 p.m. Wednesday-Friday by appointment, noon-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday; 667 Fourth Ave., Longmont; firehouseart.org

Longmont Museum  Museum will be closed until Jan. 17 for exhibition changeover; “Washi Transformed: New Expressions in Japanese Paper,” features sculptures, installations, and artworks by contemporary Japanese artists using traditional paper, Jan. 29-May 15; 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; 400 Quail Road, Longmont; longmontmuseum.org

Osmosis Gallery Hosts more than 45 artists in a variety of mediums; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday; 290 Second Ave., Niwot; osmosisartgallery.com.

Rabbit Brush Gallery Gallery’s building was sold and will close at the end of January, visit Rabbit Brush for its big sale through Jan. 22; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday; 7504 Hygiene Road, Hygiene; rabbitbrushgallery.com.

Walnut Gallery Features work from more than 50 artists in a wide range of media; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday-Sunday, and open by appointment; 364 Main St., Longmont; thewalnutgallery.com.

Northern Colorado

Art Center of Estes Park “Meet the New Artists” showcase, through Feb. 14; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. daily; 517 Big Thompson Ave., Estes Park; artcenterofestes.com

Artworks Loveland  “The Horizon and Everything Within It,” in partnership with Center for Fine Art Photography, photo artists present reflections on introspection, self-discovery and acts of renewal; “99 Variations” photographer Youngho Kang uses using cameras and mirrors to investigate the self “through alchemy,” both exhibits run through March 26, opening reception 4 p.m. Feb. 5; 1-4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, noon-4 p.m. Saturday; 310 N. Railroad Ave., Loveland; artworksloveland.org

Columbine Gallery Has more than 800 National Sculpture Guild pieces in its vast sculpture garden and has local paintings on display inside the gallery; 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; 2683 N. Taft Ave., Loveland; columbinegallery.com

Independence Gallery “65 Roses for Cystic Fibrosis,” annual show features miniature paintings with sales benefitting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, opening reception 6 p.m. Feb. 11, exhibit runs through February; 11 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday; 233 E. 4th St., Loveland; independencegallery.com

Lincoln Gallery Entries open for a spring “Regional Photo Show” through Feb. 16, apply at callforentry.org with black-and-white or monochrome photography, exhibit runs April 8-29; noon-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; 429 Lincoln Ave., Loveland; ​​970-663-2407; lincolngallery.com

Loveland Museum “Lenguaje Vulgar,” by Javier Flores, a response to socio-political systems, through March 20; collage portraits by Colby Brumit, through Jan. 16; “Gateway to the Rockies: A Visual Trip Down Highway 34,” through March 12; works in the form of immersive environments by Katie Caron, through March 13; “Ditches & Running Water,” wet plate collodion photographs by Laura Cofrin, through April 24; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday; 503 N. Lincoln Ave., Loveland; lovelandmuseumgallery.org

Are we missing your exhibit? Please email cfantz@prairiemountainmedia.com with “art exhibit” in the subject line.