Posts Categorized: Exhibits

“Juxtaposition” – March Featured Artists

“Juxtaposition,” a celebration of works by Ann Tidrow Connely and Sally Rugala, is on display at Amapola Gallery for the month of March. Connely’s work is grounded in the earth. With dramatic colors and dynamic brushwork she embraces the reality of New Mexico’s sunset skies, storm clouds, sprawling hills, caught in the moment. Her ceramic… Read more »

“Earth and Sky” – Our February Featured Artist Exhibition

“Earth and Sky,” an exciting new exhibit at Amapola Gallery beginning February 1, features works by potter Iris McDowell and painter Kay Richards. Iris McDowell creates elegant yet functional pottery with lyrical lines and intense colors. Her glazes of burgundy, turquoise, green, purple, deep blue, brown and metallic black combine with selective applications of copper… Read more »

January All Member Exhibition At Amapola Gallery

New Year’s Greetings from Amapola Gallery! Help us celebrate our forty years –¡ forty! ¡ I’m exhausted!–with a reception Friday, January 3, from 4 to 7 p.m. Featured is our whole gallery, all forty award-winning artisan-members. We present local, affordable variety, like a permanent arts and crafts fair with all New Mexican entries. Amapola artists’… Read more »

Artists Stray From Their Usual Mediums This December!

If you’ve ever been to Amapola artists’ co-op Gallery you know it’s an awesome experience. We produce an amazing variety of art and fine craft in almost every medium, at a price range to match any budget. If you’ve never been, now is the perfect time. For the holidays we outdo even ourselves! Really! Our… Read more »

“Hollyhocks, Wood Grain and Rainbows” – November Featured Artists

The triple threat of Marti Anspach, Neal Drago and Amy Jane Johnson create Amapola Gallery’s Featured Artists exhibit for November. Printmaker Martie Anspach produces charming etchings and lino cuts with a variety of natural-world subjects. Hollyhock dominate here, but not to the exclusion of other delicate, subtle works. (Hard to imagine a domineering, exclusive hollyhock…. Read more »

“The Art of the Matter” – October Featured Artists

Diana Kirkpatrick and Gwen Peterson employ sterling, stones and sundry silkscreens to present “The Art of the Matter”, Amapola Gallery’s Featured Artists exhibit for October. Diana Kirkpatrick crafts art to wear from gemstones and sterling, incorporating organic textures and elements from nature into her distinctive work. Using a variety of techniques and a vast array… Read more »

September Featured Artists

Amapola Featured Artists for September are Annette Galvano, with felted wool hats, handbags, scarves and more… …and Cynthia Mulvaney, with quirky and nostalgic paintings and assemblages. Reception is from 4 to 7p.m. on Friday, September 6, at Amapola co-op Gallery, 205 Romero N.W., in Old Town. (505) 242-4311 or amapolagallery.com.

“Weaving Metal and Memories” – August Featured Artists

Jack Boglioli Amapola Gallery Tiger's Eye Stone on Stone Pendant

Jack Boglioli and Carol Sparks will dazzle your eyes with their show, “Weaving Metal and Memories,” the Amapola Gallery Featured Artists exhibit for August. Jack Boglioli is defining his jewelry career by developing completely new methods of setting stones. He meticulously weaves thin strands of gold and silver into unique and graceful settings for a… Read more »

“NECTERE” – July Featured Artists at Amapola Gallery

“Nectere”, from the Latin, meaning to bind or tie. Amapola Gallery’s Featured Artists for July choose this as the title of their exhibit. What ties the works of Debra Montoya and Catalina Salinas together? Color, texture and control of medium. Debra Montoya constructs brilliantly-colored, thoroughly original wall and wearable mosaics using glass, pottery, found objects,… Read more »

“Earth and Water” – June Featured Artists

“Earth and Water” –fertile areas of inspiration for Amapola Gallery’s June Featured Artists, Kelly McIntyre and Alan Tillery. Kelly is the Earth side, with intensely-colored ink portraits of beetles, butterflies and other design-rich creepy-crawlies. Her meticulous images also include crosses and hearts entwined in sinuous ink work. Alan Tillery, meticulous in his own watery way,… Read more »