Posts Categorized: Events

Lynda Burch and Gwen Peterson are Featured Artists in July

Lynda Burch and Gwen Peterson July Featured Artists

“Two Visions:  Abstracts and Landscapes” is the theme for Lynda Burch and Gwen Peterson’s Featured Artist display for July at Amapola artists’ co-op Gallery. It’s a great title for the works of these two award-winning artists. Lynda Burch, widely admired for her unique postage stamp collages, brings a new collection of acrylic abstracts titled “Freedom.”… Read more »

June Featured Artist Reception

“Nature’s Gifts:  Wood and Color ” is the theme of Amapola artists’ co-op Gallery’s June Featured Artist event. Wood turner Mark McAllaster and watercolorist B.J. Briscoe join artistic forces to bring you a joyful visual treat. After more than 40 years working with wood, Mark masterfully enhances grain, color and the natural characteristics of each… Read more »

Distinctive New Mexico Experience

If you haven’t been to Amapola artists’ co-op Gallery lately, you’re missing out on a delightful and distinctive New Mexico experience. In historic Romero House on Old Town’s Plaza, we are filled with fantastic fulfillments of artistic impulse with works by our 40 artist members. We are awash in ambiance from our festive balcony to… Read more »

Knots on the Cutting Edge.

“Knots on the Cutting Edge. ” That’s the theme for Amapola artists co-op Gallery ‘s March Featured Artist exhibition. I say we could call it “Runs with Scissors. ” Quilter and macrame knotter Marge Farmer Page, and paper cutter Sara Carley, employ knots and scissors in their artwork and cut quite a swath doing it…. Read more »

Come celebrate the new at Amapola Gallery as we welcome Kelly McIntyre.

Come embrace the new at Amapola artists’ co-op Gallery! New desk, new carpet, glorious new fountains in our patio and an exciting Guest Member who is new to Amapola and to the professional art world. Kelly McIntyre, Albuquerque born and bred, is from a family of artists, ceramists, watercolorists and oil painters. Kelly’s work in… Read more »

New Colors and Textures at Amapola Gallery

More new stuff at Amapola artist’s co-op Gallery in Old Town! I’m talkin’ color and texture and an elegant new look. Amy Jane Johnson is our new fiber artist and she’s a dandy. In New Mexico for forty plus years, and sewing longer than that, Amy Jane creates scarves, unstructured jackets and even a line… Read more »

Holiday Stroll Old Town 2016 starts with Amapola

If you’ve never experienced Holiday Stroll Old Town style, you’re in for a treat! All of Old Town puts on its party clothes and starts celebrating the holiday season. Evergreen boughs, festive lights, lumenarias – – it’s a magical time to stroll where the Conquistadors walked. Amapola artists’ co-op Gallery is no exception. Friday, December… Read more »

November Featured Artists Theme Metamorphosis

Diaz-Arntzen and Kaleta November Featured Artists We at Amapola artists’ co-op Gallery are an accomplished group of oddballs, none more so than our Featured Artists for November, Cristina Diaz-Arntzen and Elzbieta Kaleta. Each comes to us from elsewhere: Cristina from Monterrey in Nuevo Leon, Mexico, and Elzbieta from Cracow, Poland. Each is an American citizen,… Read more »

Art Organization Honors Local Treasures 2016

Amapola’s Carol Maestas one of Local Treasures 2016 Carol Maestas, whose stunning watercolors are a treasure to Amapola Gallery, has been acknowledged as a Local Treasure by the Albuquerque Art Business Association (AABA), in recognition of her tireless work in promoting research toward treatment and cure of Rett Syndrome. Rett Syndrome traps its victim in… 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 »