Monthly Archives: May 2016

Ancient Cultures a highlight for Featured Artists June ’16 at Amapola

Ceramic wall artist K.D. Fullerton and bead artist Mary Ellen Merrigan share a love of the art of ancient cultures. They offer distinctive interpretations in their outstandingly original pieces as Amapola Gallery’s Featured Artists for June. K.D.’s ponies, people, masks and fantastical figures, in black, white and earth tones, show a strong Native American influence…. Read more »

Third Saturday May Event at Amapola Gallery

If you missed our first “Third Saturday Celebration” you missed a good one, with Joy Kelley supplying scads of Southwestern props and photographing folks who donned them, with San Felipe de Neri church as backdrop. Wonderful souvenirs. This Third Saturday May 21 from to 10:30am – 1:30pm features Kay Richards, one of this month’s Featured… Read more »

Local Albuquerque Art Gallery

“Shop local ” and “shop small ” are hot philosophies just now, pushbacks against big box stores and cookie -cutter merchandise. What do they mean in relation to local Albuquerque art gallery, Amapola Gallery, on the Plaza in Old Town? 1) You can’t GET more local. ALL our artwork is local : Ceramics, beads and… Read more »

Jury Process for Amapola Gallery

Visitors sometimes ask how we accept new members into Amapola Gallery. Sometimes likely prospects find us, in person or online. Sometimes members see works at art shows and ask the artists to jury or, they may be friends of members. (Which is no guarantee of acceptance!) The artist fills out our application form and brings in… Read more »