Local artists got a chance to show off their work to the public. The Spiva Art Center in Joplin is showing off the works of over 36 artists. In one gallery, it will be focusing on the southwest with their rich landscapes. Several of the works will be from the Leggett and Platt Collection. The artwork will be displayed starting on Friday and will continue through September 30th. The hours they gallery is open is from 1pm to 5pm.