¤ "Musical Chairs," the signature art pieces for the 2005 Strings in the Mountains season, is on display in a rotating show at Wells Fargo Bank, First National Bank of Steamboat Springs, Alpine Bank, Vectra Bank and the Bank of the West through June.
This summer, the pieces will be on display at the Strings Festival Tent. Silent bids for the chairs can be made at each of the banks or by calling 879-5056, ext. 102. Bidding ends Aug. 13.
¤ New work by Rob Williams and Susan Schiesser is on display at the TEI Modern Contemporary Gallery in the Torian Plum Plaza. Call 879-2240.
¤ New paintings by Cully Kistler are on display at the Sleeping Giant Gallery, 624 Lincoln Ave. Call 879-7143.
¤ "In vino veritas: artwork by Keri L. Searls" is on display at Vino and Vidalia Market, in the Sundance at Fish Creek shopping center. Call 875-1183.
¤ "Maggie Fleming: Paintings 2003-2005" is on display at the Comb Goddess, in the Old West Building on 11th Street. Call 871-0606.
¤ Paintings by Duke Beardsley and Mark Nelson are on display at the Mad Creek Gallery, 811 Lincoln Ave. Call 875-1301.
¤ Artist Gregory Effinger is taking orders for original watercolor commissions. Call 879-7660 for an appointment.
¤ Photography by Jim Steinberg is available at the Portfolio Collection, 1016 Oak St. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Wednesday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday, and noon to 6 p.m. weekends. Call 879-3718.
¤ Photographs by Thomas D. Mangelsen are on display at Images of Nature, 730 Lincoln Ave. Call 871-1822.
¤ "Meanwhile Back at the Ranch" and "Foundations of Steamboat: The Gay Family" are on display at the Tread of Pioneers Museum, 800 Oak St. The museum is open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Call 879-2214.
¤ Artist R.C. Dieckhoff's paintings of Steamboat are available for viewing by appointment. Call 870-8068.
¤ Photography by Paula Jo Steele, Jeff Hall and Judy Jones is on display at Mona's Art to Go, 2851 Riverside Plaza, No. 14. Call 870-3400.