Openings, events for OCC Art Walk

       Openings or special events have been announced at three Old Colorado City art galleries as part of the First Friday Art Walk from 5 to 8 p.m. May 2. All activities are free. About a dozen galleries are participating in all.
       Pine Creek Art Gallery, 2419 W. Colorado Ave.: Photogra-pher/author Jim Keen will sign his book, “Great Ranches of the West.”
       The book, which took him nearly five years to complete, contains about 600 photographs taken at 30 ranches in 17 western states.
       Squash Blossom Gallery, 2531 W. Colorado: Pastel landscapes by Kathy Beekman of Bailey and bronzes by Steve Worthington of Santa Fe, N.M., will be featured.
       Arati Artists Gallery, 2425 W. Colorado: A reception is planned for a show, “Springtime in The Rockies,” which will hang through May 31.

Westside Pioneer/press release