The David Cook show and the other Western exhibits in the area right now present local art lovers with an unprecedented opportunity to see more than a century's worth of our region's best art -- art that the rest of the world is beginning to appreciate, too.
"It's amazing how strong the Western image is worldwide," says Bill Harmsen Jr.
Walter Ufer, "Return From Winter Pasture," oil on canvas.
Through January 14, 303-279-3922
Portraits From the Old West...Selected Pieces From the Harmsen Museum Foundation
Through February 2
Civic Center South Gallery, 480 Allison Parkway, Lakewood, 303-987-7866
Colorado and the West: Works on Paper 1900-1970
Through January 31
David Cook Fine American Art, 1637 Wazee Street, 303-623-8181