“Bruce West: Spiritual Advisor to the World, featuring photographs of the found art, as well as the spiritual and creative life, of self-proclaimed Mississippi preacher H.D. Dennis by MSU Art & Design Professor Bruce West” continues at the Springfield Art Museum through January 17. A new exhibit, "Jacob Lawrence: Prints, 1963-2000, A Comprehensive Survey,” showcasing nearly 40 years' worth of work by one of the leading African-American artists of the 20th century, opens at the Springfield Art Museum on Saturday January 16. Lawrence's prints explore universal issues of equality, unity and hope; this exhibit features 82 etchings, woodcuts, silkscreens and lithographs from Lawrence's estate. A preview reception hosted by Southwest Missouri Museum Associates will be held Friday Jan.15 from 5:30 to 7pm; Heidi Lange will give a gallery talk at 2pm Saturday the 16th. The exhibit will continue through February 28. The Springfield Art Museum is located at 1111 E. Brookside Drive next to Phelps Grove Park. Call 837-5700 for information or visit the museum's webpage at www.springfieldmogov.org.The Art Museum is located near the intersection of National and Bennett, at 1111 E. Brookside Drive next to Phelps Grove Park. For more information call 837-5700 or visit www.springfieldmogov.org/egov/art/.