¤ Opening reception for new wooden turned bowls by Glen Paulk and watercolors by Dedi Knox will be from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Wild Horse Gallery. The gallery is in the Sheraton Steamboat Resort, open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday and from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Call 879-7660.
¤ An opening reception for a one-man show of work by Rick Howell is from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Mad Creek Gallery, 811 Lincoln Ave. The show will be on display through Sept. 10. Call 875-1301.
¤ A free ART-Thursday, 45-minute arts and cultural orientation tour meets at 4 p.m. in the Wells Fargo Bank upper parking lot at Oak and Third streets. Call 846-7879.
¤ Commercial and fine-art photography by Kim Keith can be viewed by appointment at her studio in the Copper Ridge Business Park, Suite No. 204. Call 846-3680.
¤ Paintings of historic Routt County buildings by former area resident Marty Alexandroff are on rotating exhibit through the summer, now at the Yampa Public Library in Yampa. The exhibit will move to Oak Creek for the Labor Day weekend celebration and then to Wells Fargo National Bank in Steamboat Springs. The paintings are part of a summer-long silent auction to raise money for Historic Routt County. Bids for the paintings can be made online through mid-October at www.silent.donateauction.com/hrc or by contacting Historic Routt County. Call 875-1305.
¤ The M.O.R.E. Art Site Project is exhibiting work of local and national artists in the halls of Yampa Valley Medical Center, Ambiente and Chieftain Plaza through October.
¤ Cartoons by Aimee Kimmey and photography by Paula Jo Steele and Judy Jones are on display at Mona's Art to Go, 2851 Riverside Plaza, No. 14. Call 870-3400.
¤ Southwestern-style handmade jewelry, made of turquoise, corral and sterling silver, is on display at Bear Valley Trading Post and Boot Repair, 116 1/2 Eighth St. in the alley behind The Shack. Call 879-3573.
¤ "Crafting the Earth: Masterpieces from the Richard Pleasant Collection of Native American Art" is on display at 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.
¤ New photography by Don Tudor is on display at the Sleeping Giant Gallery, 624 Lincoln Ave. Call 879-7143.
¤ "Maggie Fleming: Paintings 2003-2005" is on display at the Comb Goddess, in the Old West Building on 11th Street. Call 871-0606.